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Latest version: V1.925

11/22/2017 (V1.925)

  • Fixed: Internal errors

11/22/2017 (V1.924)

  • Fixed: Internal errors

11/14/2017 (V1.923)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: 2D Editor, multiple monitors support
  • New: Tools | Fix All, Clip art design file in Tools – Shape library, free ground shipping

05/22/2017 (V1.922)

  • Fixed: Internal errors, several missing features
  • Improved: 2D Editor

 

05/05/2017 (V1.921)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: 2D Editor, Analyzer, Attributes bar
  • New: Laser marking service now available

 

11/18/2016 (V1.920)

  • Fixed: Internal errors, File – New – Sheet metal box
  • Improved: 2D Editor, Eraser, Analyzer, Attributes bar

 

10/24/2016 (V1.919)

  • Fixed: Internal errors, DXF import of some .dxf files
  • Improved: 2D Editor, Analyzer

 

10/12/2016 (V1.918)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: 2D Editor, Eraser, Analyzer, import, File – Export to STL
  • New: Importing binary DXF files

 

06/21/2016 (V1.917)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: 2D Editor, Analyzer

 

01/15/2016 (V1.916)

  • Fixed: Loading drawings saved in V1.915

01/15/2016 (V1.915)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: Analyzer

12/08/2015 (V1.914)

  • Fixed: Internal errors, Ruler tool, snapping to grid
  • Improved: Eraser, Analyzer

11/18/2015 (V1.913)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: 2D Editor, Eraser, Analyzer
  • Digital Security Certificate Implemented

08/06/2015 (V1.912)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: 2D Editor, View – 3D

07/30/2015 (V1.911)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: Analyzer, 2D Editor, File – Open, Line | Contour, View – 3D
  • New: Edit | Preferences | 2D | Preserve arcs during stretching
  • Coming soon – see menu Help | Pro Version  

02/18/2015 (V1.910)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: Undo/Redo, 2D Editor, Line | Contour,
  • New: Edit – Preferences – 2D – Retain Zoom to Fit 

12/31/2014 (V1.909)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: Undo/Redo, Attributes bar, 3D, Freehand drawing mode, Line | Contour, 

12/11/2014 (V1.908)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: Undo/Redo, Attributes bar, 3D, 2D Editor smart zoom, Eraser, projections, Line | Corner

09/10/2014 (V1.907)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: Eraser tool, Undo/Redo, Attributes bar, 3D
  • New: Line | Color fill | Reset

09/10/2014 (V1.906)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: 2D Editor, Eraser tool, Undo/Redo, Attributes bar, Analyzer, 3D
  • New: Animation of changing views, edge preview in Line | Machine | Auto, allow to change dimension font size.

09/06/2014 (V1.905)

03/07/2014 (V1.904)

  • Fixed: View – 3D for bend designs
  • Improved: Job – Model Bends

03/06/2014 (V1.903)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: File – Import – DXF, Line – Corner, Line – Contour, Revolve line projections, 2D Editor, Analyzer, calculation speed.
  • New: Edit – Preferences – Customize – “view tabs in the workspace” option

02/14/2014 (V1.902)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: File – Line – Corner, Eraser tool, Revolve line projections, Analyzer, geometry experts, calculation speed.
  • New: automatic corrections of many expert errors, separate Line | Scale, Line | Rotate, Line | Simplify menu commands, Line – Color Fill, Line – Layer menu commands, possibility to specify feet & meters as dimensions, support of Stock material shapes (tubes, I beam, etc), view tabs in the workspace. 

10/23/2013 (V1.901)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: File – New wizards, Line – Corner, Line – Contour, 2D Editor Eraser tool, Analyzer, geometry experts, calculation speed.

10/04/2013 (V1.90)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: File – New wizards, Job – Model bends, 2D Editor Freehand tool, Analyzer, auto corrections, machine colors, calculation speed.
  • New: Eraser & Ruler tools, menu Tools | Shape Library, Help | Drawing Tutorial, Machine drop list on attribute bar.

08/06/2013 (V1.89)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: File – New wizards, Projections
  • New: Job – Settings – Secondary processes for Intricate shapes – Allow, Job – Settings – Payment – CVV

07/16/2013 (V1.88)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • Improved: Freehand drawing mode

07/10/2013 (V1.87)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • New: Freehard drawing mode
  • Improved: Line | Corner | Round

06/24/2013 (V1.86)

  • Fixed: Internal errors
  • New: Auto nudge on pasting overlapping lines, Order Consolidation option, several new File | New wizards 
  • Improved: Line | Corner | Round, Job | Model Bends, analyzer, snap to grid, auto corrects of many expert errors, back & bottom views orientation.
  • Removed: Min Cutter Diameter (for new designs).

03/25/2013 (V1.85)

  • Fixed: Line – Contour, auto snapping dialog.
  • New: An option to move all inner features during dragging an outer contour
  • STEP import alpha V0.2

03/14/2013 (V1.84)

  • Fixed internal errors
  • New: During dragging an outer contour, all inner features are moved too

03/11/2013 (V1.83)

  • New: wizards in File | New.
  • Fixed internal errors.
  • Improved: File | Revert, Connection expert, auto corrections.

01/24/2013 (V1.82)

  • Fixed internal errors
  • Improved 2D Editor

01/17/2013 (V1.81)

  • Fixed internal errors
  • Improved smart zoom

01/15/2013 (V1.80)

  • New Quick Turn orders
  • Added Job | Settings | Order Options | Repeat order
  • Edit | Preferences | 2D | Auto zoom
  • More auto corrections
  • Saving 3D view to .jpeg file format
  • Fixed intenal errors
  • Arc and Pan buttons default off – enable via Edit | Preference | Customize.
  • Added Corner button on left toolbar
  • Improved 2D Editor, thread projections, pricing accuracy

11/19/2012 (V1.79)

  • Fixed intenal errors

11/13/2012 (V1.78)

  • Fixed intenal errors
  • Added side view projection of threads
  • Lowered cost shipment to Canada
  • STEP import alpha V0.1
  • Improved accuracy of Model Bends command
  • Improved Editor and Experts

11/1/2012 (V1.77)  – minor update

05/03/2012 (V1.76)

  • Fixed: Internal errors.
  • New:
    • Line – Corner – Mate
  • Improved: Line | Contour, pricing accuracy.

 

04/18/2012 (V1.75)

  • Fixed: Internal errors.
  • New:
    • SmartEdit mode allows you to adjust shapes without first ungrouping – try this handy new feature: on the left toolbar click the Line Edit button, then drag lines of a closed shape. 
    • Ungroup command reverted to original UI due to SmartEdit mode.
    • Added Nudge and Rotate buttons.
  • Improved: File | Print, View | 3D, Line | Contour, Job | Model Bends, Job | Settings : Specifications, Job | Price, 2D Editor, Experts, User Interface.
  • Pricing: Each new version improves pricing accuracy – you will find that some designs decrease price slightly and some increase slightly. Make sure your Minimum Cutter Diameter setting is as high as possible to lower your cost – more so with this version.

 

10/11/2011 (V1.74)

  • Fixed: Internal errors.
  • New:
    • Ungroup command offers a new editing mode which keeps lines connected allowing you to adjust shapes in a more natural way with less steps.
    • Line | Machine | Tolerance – new line type for tolerancing
    • Job | Settings : Specifications adds buttons for common settings (Lowest Cost, Economical 2D, Precision 2D, Economical 3D, Precision 3D)
  • Improved: Machining price model accuracy, View | 3D, Line | Contour, Job | Model Bends, Job | Price, 2D Editor, Experts, User Interface.

05/12/2011 (V1.73)

  • Fixed: Internal errors.
  • New:
    • Line – Machine – Comments – Dimension – Dimension tolerance
    • “N/A” option in Job – Settings – Specifications: Auto – Material thickness tolerance
    • Specifying thread length directly from the attributes bar
  • Improved: Machining price model accuracy, Line | Contour, Line | Transform, Line | Machine, Job | Model Bends, Job | Finishing, Job | Price, 2D Editor, Experts, User Interface.

02/12/2011 (V1.72)

12/03/2010 (V1.71)

  • Fixed: Internal errors.
  • New: “Lowest cost” button in Job | Settings | Specifications: Auto
  • Improved: Machining price model accuracy, Line | Transform, Job | Settings | Publish, Experts, User Interface.

11/09/2010 (V1.70)

  • Fixed: Internal errors.
  • Pricing: Several changes – more cases of price reductions than increases.
  • New:
    • Separate Bill and Ship addresses
    • Job | Settings | Auto | Minimal cutter diameter
    • Job | Settings | Process page – controls special manufacturing processes
    • Global rotation center in 2D Editor
  • Improved: Machining price model accuracy, Line | Contour, Line | Machine, Job | Material, Job | Settings | Auto, Job | Price, 2D Editor, Experts, User Interface.

10/8/2010

Lowered price of welding.

07/03/2010

Fixed price modeling for spot welding – much lower prices now.

06/07/2010 (V1.69)

Fixed: Internal errors.

  • Improved: 2D Editor, File | Print, Line | Contour, Line | Machine, Job | Material, Job | Settings | Auto, Job | Finishing, Job | Price, Experts, User Interface. And now allows to run software under non-admin Windows account.

03/08/2010 (V1.68)

Check our new low prices on powder coating (menu Job | Finishing). Now you can protect your parts and improve appearance, economically. We just completed installation of our new powder coat facility.

 

01/21/2010 (V1.68)

  • Fixed: Internal error on some designs with unclosed lines.

01/18/2010 (V1.67)

  • Fixed: Internal errors.
  • Improved: Experts, Pricing, User Interface.

01/05/2010 (V1.66)

  • Fixed: Internal errors.  Pricing error for lathe + mill.
  • Improved: Job | Price, Order | Place Order, Help | Video Guide, Experts, User Interface.

12/22/2009 (V1.65)

  • New: Added direct control of Injection Molding & Rapid Prototyping processes in the Machine dialog.
  • Fixed: Internal errors. 
  • Improved: File | Print, Line | Contour, Line | Corner | Round, Line | Machine, Job | Material, Job | Settings | Auto, Job | Price, Experts, User Interface.

Note: Only the last year of updates are shown above.

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