February 14, 2002
New VariCAD v.8.1 for Linux just released
Author: JT Smith
VariCAD writes: "VariCAD is proud to announce the recent release of its MCAD - VariCAD 8.1. This compact CAD package features many powerful tools for 3D modeling and 2D drafting, libraries of mechanical parts, surface development (unbending), calculations of standard mechanical components, tools for working with non-graphical information (BOM), and many others. All these are included in this fully loaded version 8.1. VariCAD 8.1 can also import and export common CAD file types such as DWG, DXF, and IGES. VariCAD 8.1 is a "must-see" software for anyone involved with mechanical engineering design. Its low price of $399 makes this CAD package one of the smartest choices on the market today."