Tag Archives: modeling

FreeCAD – Free and full-featured alternative of commercial CAD software

AutoCAD is undoubtedly the most popular and powerful CAD modeling software. But as a commercial software, it is really, really expensive. FreeCAD is a free, open-source, cross-platform and general-purpose 3D CAx (CAD, CAM, CAE), PLM modeling tool specially designed for home user/hobbyist, experienced CAD user, programmer or educator.

[v3.40] V-Ray for SketchUp Full Installers & Unlocked Files AIO

[v3.40] V-Ray for SketchUp Full Installers & Unlocked Files AIO

V-Ray for SketchUp rendering plug-in integrate V-Ray into SketchUp, thus successfully follows SketchUp's lighting and mapping practices. It comes with few parameters, flexible material adjustments, and simple but powerful lighting features. As long as mastering the correct method, it is easy to produce highly realistic (photo-like) rendering works.

[v17.1] SketchUp Pro 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Portable full versions

[v17.1] SketchUp Pro 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Portable full versions

Even the most powerful tool for modeling, if you don't know how to use, it is also useless. Most people only spend a few hours to be able to control the SketchUp expertly. Unfortunately the SketchUp Pro only provides 8 hours or 30 days of full-function free trial, its high price is daunting - $590.

[v6.0] Rhino – Super powerful and lightweight 3D modeling tool

Rhino (full name: Rhinoceros, AKA: Rhino3D) is a lightweight but extremely powerful advanced 3D modeling tool with a lot less hardware configuration requirements. Don't dismiss it, because it contains all the NURBS (Non-Uniform Rational B-Spline) modeling functions. As a matter of fact, many users often use it to perform modeling, and then export high-precision models for other 3D software to use.