COPY or MOVE relative to DUCS

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 7 February 2016 | 1 Comments

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When working in 3D it can often be easier to create new objects on the WCS, then manipulate them into position afterwards. Of course this still requires a bit of work to position and align your new object to existing ones in your model. However by using some LISP and levering of the properties of the INSERT command you can make this rather effortless.

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Buy BricsCAD V15, Get V16 Free!!

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 19 September 2015 | 3 Comments

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BricsCAD V16 is coming soon!! From Sept 20 all new* orders for BricsCAD will automatically receive a BricsCAD V16 license key for free. BricsCAD V16 is expected to be released sometime next month following the Bricsys Conference.

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BricsCAD Platinum does Sheetmetal

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 24 August 2015 | 3 Comments

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BricsCAD Platinum has matured to become quite a useful tool for working with sheetmetal. Bricsys.TV has recently added a four part video series prepared by Damian Harking of Sofoco where he demonstrates using sheetmetal to create a workbench for a commercial kitchen. He also includes the source files to allow you to try it out for yourself.

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Advanced Road Design Webinar - Lot Regrading

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 16 August 2015 | 3 Comments

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Civil Survey Solutions are hosting a technical webinar on Lot Regrading using Advanced Road Design. This session will focus on using only Advanced Road Design to deliver a full land development design for a typical subdivision - it is applicable across all CAD platforms.

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Using BricsCAD with Nearmap

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 9 August 2015 | 4 Comments

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Nearmap MapconnectIf you are using the Professional, or Platinum version of BricsCAD V15.3 or later, then you may like to know that you can integrate aerial imagery from Web Map Service (WMS) providers on your drawing, through the use of the new MAPCONNECT command.

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The BricsCAD BIM debate

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 3 August 2015 | 3 Comments

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BIM Forum

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BricsCAD V15 Linux is here

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 25 February 2015 | 0 Comments

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BricsCAD works on Windows, Mac, and Linux

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BricsCAD V15 Promotion

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 30 November 2014 | 0 Comments

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BricsCAD V15 is here

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BricsCAD for the MAC has arrived

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 20 November 2014 | 0 Comments

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BricsCAD for the MAC has arrived! BricsCAD V15 licenses are also cross platform compatible, meaning you choose to run BricsCAD on Windows, Linux, or MAC using the same license. What's more the feature set is more or less identical across all three.

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Using eTransmit

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 22 May 2014 | 0 Comments

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Sending and receiving drawing files? This video on Bricsys.tv will take you through using eTransmit. The painless way to share your files!

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