TurboCAD 2018 Products

TurboCAD Africa has launched our latest 2018 products.

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 2018 Product Comparison

TurboCAD 2018 New & Improved FeaturesPro PlatinumExpert DeluxeDesigner
     
     
USABILITY & INTERFACE    
Audit System – locate ‘bad’ or out-of-rage objects based upon user criterion
Database Tool  – Added Update Associations to  Database Tables  
Image Manager – Ability to select multiple files 
Isolate Object(s)  – Isolate or Hide multiple objects in a drawing
Keyboard shortcuts – Create with Ctrl, plus one or more keys
Ribbon Interface
Search – for locating UI features in Palettes, Tool bars and Menus
Selection Info Palette – Extents Size property added
Tables -Text Rotation now supported in table cells  
Text – OK and Cancel buttons added to Insert Fraction dialog box
Zoom – Diagnostic Message appears when using Zoom Commands
     
2D DRAFTING & EDITING    
Circles and Ellipses; Circular and Elliptical Arcs – now separated into two, separate object types  
Flatten Tool – for 3D Polylines and Splines to make flat to the Workplane 
Layers – Ability to delete Construction and Constraints layers  
PDF Underlay – Ability to convert an Underlay into an editable object  
Pick Point Hatch – Now works with gaps in 2D Objects
Thick Profile – A new convenient way to create 2d profiles (closed objects with area) from polylines and curves. 
Snap between two points – Snap to the mid-point of any 2 defined points
Trim by Entity – Use closed 2D objects to trim or cut objects
     
3D DRAWING, MODELING, & EDITING    
3D Points Measurement 
Sheet Thicken   
3D Polylines and Splines – From Local menu converts these 3D entities into 2D objects 
Shelling – Sheet Thicken feature for ACIS® and non-ACIS objects to used to shell bi-directionally   
     
ARCHITECTURE & CONSTRUCTION    
BIM Tool – Edit Property Sets; specify spatial structure elements   
Walls and Polylines – Relative Angle 
Roof by Walls – Ability to create multiple Roof Objects 
Style Manager – Ability to dynamically preview Components and Materials  
     
SMesh (Sub-D Modeling)    
Add Face   
Join Coplanar Face   
Merge   
Split Face by Isoline   
Solidify   
     
RENDERING AND VISUALIZATION    
LightWorks – Now integrated into TurboCAD (no longer an optional plug-in); improved Render Styles and Environments 
RedSDK – v4.3 improved Color Adjustments, Filters and Sketch Rendering; now an Optional Plug-in 
Status Bar – When initiating any Rendering, Memory Usage and Rendering Time is now displayed 
     
INTEROPERABILITY    
3DM – latest OpenNURBS toolkit supported with Rhino 5 files   
3DS – Ability to import REDSDK Materials   
3MF – Export now supported 
IFC – Expanded list of Object types for Import and Export✓ Import Only  
PDF – Ability to Import 2D PDFs as a vector image   
STEP – Ability to import Text attributes   
U3D PDF – Export of Textures and Scene Hierarchies now supported   
TurboCAD Mark-up – Support for TAP drawings with Geo-Mark