Punch Software
Shopping Cart
McAfee SECURE sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams
ViaCAD 2D/3D v8

ViaCAD 2D/3D v8

Your Affordable Design Solution!
Download - Windows -  $99.99 
Download - Macintosh -  $99.99 



Product Information

Precision Mechanical & Architectural Design Tools

NEW in this version:

  • LogiCursor expanded functionality
  • Real-time Push/Pull Modeling
  • 3D Wall technology creates 3D wall and roof views for 2D architectural floor plans
  • Expanded Gripper™ functions for translate, rotate, scale, and face copy

Intelligent tools help you draw smarter and design more precisely.

LogiCursor™, The Gripper™, plus new Push/Pull Modeling and 3D Walls technologies offer real-time visual feedback as you draw. Instant, one click 2D/3D modes make viewing easy and fast.

Professional cross-platforming and compatibility.

Share files seamlessly between Mac® and PC. Import/export options for popular drafting and drawing platforms include AutoCAD®, .DWG, Adobe® Illustrator, and Google Sketchup®.

File Compatibility

Import Export
Import Export
STL · · Grid Surface ·
3D Studio  ·
TEXT · ·
FACT  · · CGM ·
PNG  ·
ACIS®SAT ·
RAW 
· IGES · ·
VRML 
· Rhino 3DM ·
Google® Sketchup™ ·
Spline ·
Adobe® EPS  ·
Truespace COB ·
Adobe® Illustrator® v8 · · ViaCAD™-PC/Mac™ · ·
BMP · · JPEG  · ·
DWG, DXF  · · WaveFront™ OBJ · ·
STEP · · TurboCAD® Mac · ·
PICT-Mac · ·

Custom Toolbar

Easily drag & drop tools specific to your needs into your own personal toolbar.

Symbol Library

No Subscription Needed Integrated, drag & drop symbols including doors, windows, mechanical, electrical, fasteners, CMOS, HVAC, LAN, and more.

Multiple Viewports

Viewports provide a graphical user interface to display the same drawing in multiple views.

Concept Explorer

Manage history features, organize layers, or insert symbols into your design. Change parameters using the Inspector to rapidly iterate new design configurations.

Push/Pull Modeling

With Push/Pull Modeling you can dynamically use your mouse and cursor to drag 2D into 3D.

Custom Translucency

Use for transparent surfaces or add to multiple surfaces in perspective views.

Import Objects

Add objects from Google® Sketchup™, Punch! Home Design, Adobe® Illustrator™ or other popular CAD resources

Tutorial Videos

Over 90 minutes of training! Learn CAD basics and get the most from ViaCAD™ with our library of informative videos you can refer to at any time.

MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS:

Windows®: Recommended Requirements: Microsoft© Windows® XP Home/Pro SP3, Windows Vista® SP2, Windows® 7, Intel® Pentium® or AMD® Athlon™ class processor, 4 GB of hard disk space, 1 GB of RAM, Video card, Mouse Pointing Device (wheel button recommended), DVD-ROM Drive. Macintosh®: Recommended Requirements: Macintosh® OS 10.5 or higher, Intel® Mac®, 4 GB of hard disk space, 1GB RAM or greater, Mouse Pointing Device (wheel button recommended), DVD-ROM Drive.