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Get that CAD Monkey Off Your Back

Cad_Tools We’ve all known for a while now that we can open CAD data, AutoCAD’s dwg and dxf formats and Microstations dgn format, and most of us have probably at least looked at Conversion Tools and noticed the ‘To CAD’ toolbox but how many of you have gone all the way? If you are curious and want to streamline the process it could be time to read on.

Now draftees aren’t as different as they seem, they’re particular about accuracy and they love layers or levels depending on your preferences. And don’t we all.

In the past you may have used the ‘Export To CAD‘ tool and sent them on their merry way. They have then had to go back and work on that outputted cad file making changes to suit their standards. Now we can actually be much kinder than that with very little effort.

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