Punch! ViaCAD 2D/3D v10Precision CAD Design Software for 2D Design and 3D Modeling

ViaCAD 2D/3D has intelligent and easy-to-use design tools, coupled with an unbeatable price to performance ratio, that makes it the ideal choice for CAD designers everywhere.

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PowerPack v10
PowerPack v10 brings over 70 new tools to the existing functionality of ViaCAD v10 and Shark v10, including tools to repair and validate models for 3D printing. Buy now and Save $100!

*ViaCAD v10 and Shark v10 are not compatible with PowerPack v9. If you own PowerPack v9 and want to upgrade to PowerPack v10, please call Customer Service at 1-800-395-0277.

Product Information

The power of 3D design has never been easier. ViaCAD™ 2D/3D offers an amazing marriage of 2D and 3D CAD design tools to turn your ideas into reality. Quickly toggle between 2D and 3D views and create files for popular 3D printers, 2D/3D architectural plans, mechanical plans, electrical schematics, furniture designs, and anything else you can dream up. ViaCAD™ 2D/3D will even automatically convert imported 3D models into 2D drawings and you can then quickly create detail, section, and auxiliary views - all while working in 2D.

Top Features:

  • Powerful 3D tools such as mesh, surface, and solid modeling, blending, chamfering, and shelling
  • 3D printing verification tools
  • Extensive 2D drafting tools (text, dimensions, 3D to 2D drawing generation tools, bill of materials)
  • LogiCursor™ allows drawing precisely with your mouse and cursor in both 2D and 3D. It thinks as you draw
  • Push/Pull Modeling delivers intuitive editing of your 3D models, allowing 3D surfaces to be edited with your mouse and cursor

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Some of the types of drawings you can tackle with ViaCAD™ 2D/3D:

  • 3D models for prototyping with 3D printers
  • Mechanical parts
  • DIY projects: 3D models of furniture, house plans, etc.
  • Architectural drawings for drafting documents, room layouts and 3D visualization
  • Inventions: Easily create 3D models of your concepts
  • Educational: Drawings and 3D models for science fairs
  • Objects for use in game development studios

New in v10:

All new features and tools from ViaCAD 2D plus:

  • Enhanced Usability easing introduction into 3D modeling (Customize, Gripper, Selections)
  • New Tools for Makers and DIY creators (3D Print tools, Mesh Subdivision tools, Snap to Solid)
  • Improved Performance (Multithreaded and 64 bit optimizations)
  • More ways to Share Data (3D PDF, KeyShot Live Linking, SketchUp™ Import/Export 2016, SAB)
  • Improved Visualization (Faster 3D displays, Transparent Sizable Cutting Planes)
  • 3D printing tools to prepare and validate designs to be 3D printer ready
  • New and Improved Draw Views and Bill of Materials
3D PDF Export

3D PDF Export

SketchUp 2016 Import/Export

SketchUp 2016 Import/Export

SketchUp 2016 Import/Export

Multithreaded Workflows

PunchCAD Has Your Back

From ViaCAD 2D all the way to Shark FX, all of our CAD products are designed to grow with our users. Files are always interoperable and we offer a discounted upgrade path and optional PowerPack that pushes your software to new heights (without making you pay a monthly subscription fee). Toss in our tutorials, free technical support, and active forum and know a helping hand is always close by. You can dip your toe or jump right in, the Punch suite of computer aided design programs will always be right there along with you.

From Mechanical design, to architecture, to 3D printing, all you need is an idea.

Over 275 2D Drawing and Editing Tools

Over 275 2D Drawing and Editing Tools

Design Power

Design Power

Concept to 3D Printed Object

Concept to
3D Printed Object

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System Requirements:
Windows®: Recommended Requirements: Windows® Vista or higher¹, 64 Bit Intel® Pentium® or AMD® Athlon™ class processor, 8 GB of hard disk space, 4 GB of RAM, An OpenGL/DirectX9 compliant video card with 256MB of dedicated RAM, Mouse Pointing Device (wheel button recommended), DVD-ROM Drive. Internet connection required². Macintosh®: Recommended Requirements: Macintosh® OS 10.8-10.12¹, x64 Intel® Mac®, 8 GB of hard disk space, 4 GB RAM or greater, Mouse Pointing Device (wheel button recommended), DVD-ROM Drive. Internet connection required². ¹ Program compatibility is not guaranteed for later operating systems. ²User is responsible for all Internet access fees and phone charges.