- Architosh Staff ([email protected])
- 22 August 2001
MacCAD: BPT-Pro and EXDXF-Pro, new CAD tools for Illustrator
The folks at Baby Universe Inc have shared news with us about their new CAD products for Adobe Illustrator, versions 7-9 on both the Macintosh and Windows platforms. Both products are powerful new CAD plug-ins.
Designed for those folks who have never really needed a CAD program and desire not to spend the money and time needed to learn one, BPT-Pro offers a wide range of CAD drawing tools for Adobe Illustrator users. The program allows you to develop fully dimensioned plans, including the ability to dimension curved lines.
Along with Dimension tools, BPT-Pro adds Radius/Diameter tools, Fillet tools, Angle tool and Slant and Arc tools. To view the new palettes added to Illustrator with this plugin click here (and follow links). BPT-Pro cost $89US.
As can be guessed by the name, EXDFX-Pro is another plugin dealing with the import and export of Autocad DXF files in Adobe Illustrator. This application claims to improve the import/export accuracy over other rival products. The plugin allows you to set up options for the import/export process. EXDFX-Pro cost $89US.
To learn more about these products visit the Baby Universe website.
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