Punch!CAD Product Matrix

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Compare Punch! CAD Features ViaCAD 2D v11 ViaCAD 2D/3D v11 ViaCAD Pro v11 SharkCAD v10 SharkCAD Pro v10
Platform Support
MacOS 10.11, 10.12, 10.13, 10.14
Windows 7, 8, 10
Usability Features
2D/3D Part Library 16K 26K 26K 26K 26K
Unlimited Undo/Redo
Unlimited Layers & Layer Manager
Short Cut Keys
Customizable Tool Palettes
Tutorials and Videos
Multiple ViewPorts
2D Drafting and Annotations
26 Dimension Types
Bill of Materials
250+ Drafting Tools
Customizable Grids
Curves (Seven types)
Auto 3D to 2D (Polylines)
Section/Detail/Auxiliary Views
2D Constraints
Constraint Variables & Equations
Constraint Animation
Advanced Drafting
Auto 3D to 2D (Polylines)
GD&T
MarkUp and Redline
Auto 3D to 2D (Precise)
3D Modeling Tools
Mesh (Primitives, Profiles)
Subdivision Mesh
NURB Surfaces (Eight Types)
Solid (Primitives, Profiles)
Feature Based/History Tree
Shell
Basic Blends
Basic Chamfers
Booleans (Add, Subtract, Unite)
Feature Based/History Tree
3D Printing Tools
Advanced 3D Modeling
Foreign Part Editing
Push/Pull Modeling
Direct Face Editing
Blending
Radial & Elliptical Shapes
Vertex
Constant & Linear
By Position
Radius Curve
Fixed Width
Hold Lines
G2 Edge Blending
Chamfering
Constant & Linear
Vertex
Four Lengths
By Position
Fixed Width
Surface Modeling
Offset Surface
Skinning & Lofting
Surface Booleans
Draft/Extend Surfaces
Trim/Join Surface
Surface Analysis (Zebra, Curvature)
Tangent Covers
G2 Edge Blending
Solid Modeling
Thicken Surface
Solid Skinning & Lofting
Trim/Split Solid
Hole, Cutout, & Boss Features
Stitch/Repair Surfaces into Solid
Feature Patterns
Rib/Lip Feature
Bending, Twisting, Stretching
Branched Solids
Wood Working Tools
Joint Features
Edge Treatments
CutList BOM
Architectural Tools
Walls, Doors, and Windows
Auto Healing Walls
Roof & Slab
Make 3D
Visualization Features
Hardware Accelerated Rendering
WireFrame, Flat, & Smooth
Hidden Line
Texture Support
PhotoRendering
RayTracing, Shadows, Transparency
Material, Decal Library
Environment Maps
Poster Size File Export, QT VR
High Definition Range Images (HDRI)
Sketch Rendering
Global Illumination
Special Lighting Effects
Animation
Walk Through, Flyby
Panoramic & Object Virtual Reality
Object Time Lines/Paths
Interoperability Solutions
DXF/DWG R12-2018
ACIS SAT & SAB
SketchUp™
3D Studio
Adobe Illustrator™
BMP, JPG, PNG, & TIFF
SVG
STL
3MF
OBJ
VRML v1 & v2
FACT
3D PDF Export
IGES, STEP
Rhino™ 3D Import
Pro/E™
VDA Import/Export
CATIA V4™ Import/Export
SolidWorks™ Windows Only
SolidEdge™ Windows Only
NX™ Windows Only
ParaSolids™ Windows Only
CATIA V5,V6™ Import/Export Windows Only
Inventor™ Windows Only