TurboCAD Pro Platinum Upgrade

Premium 2D/3D CAD with specialised professional toolsets.

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TurboCAD Pro Platinum Upgrade

TurboCAD Pro Platinum is premium, professional CAD for 2D/3D drafting, detailing, modelling, & rendering, plus advanced architectural and mechanical toolsets and outstanding file sharing for greater control and flexibility.

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TurboCAD Pro Platinum is premium, professional 2D/3D CAD. It includes all the speed and technology of TurboCAD Pro for drafting, detailing, modelling, and photorealistic rendering. Plus, get advanced architectural and mechanical design toolsets, superior rendering, programming, an AutoCAD® 2D work-a-like mode, and superior file support (.DWG, .DXF, .SKP, IFC for simple BIM, 3D .PDF, .STL for 3D printing) for greater flexibility and control.

Key Features & Benefits
  • Advanced architectural tools including simple BIM, parametric doors, windows, slabs, roofs, stairs, and rails, compound walls, schedules, and powerful section and elevation tools.
  • Advanced mechanical tools including more robust 3D surface and ACIS® solid modelling tools, smooth surface mesh tools, and more.
  • Part Tree acts like a selective Undo/Redo
  • Parametric Constraint Tools—geometric, dimensional, midpoint and patterns / associative arrays
  • UV Mapping to create more realistic renders
  • Ruby Scripting and SDK programming
  • Compatible with over 35 industry standard file formats including AutoCAD .DWG, .DXF, Sketchup .SKP, IFC for simple BIM, 3D .PDF, .STL for 3D printing
Why Choose TurboCAD Pro Platinum
  • Premium, professional features you want at a more affordable price
  • Low learning curve, especially when switching from other CAD
  • Advanced architectural and mechanical toolsets for greater control and flexibility
  • Exceptional performance features for superior productivity
  • Outstanding File Compatibility
What’s New in TurboCAD Pro Platinum 2015?

New & Improved Productivity/Usability

  • NEW! Conceptual Selector - Transcends state of the art manipulation of 3D objects and editing. Customise the selector to any visual or editing parameters e.g. move, scale, rotate.
  • IMPROVED! Nudge functionality - More efficient pick-up and placement of selected object(s) using the numbers pad.
  • IMPROVED! Block/Group Editing - Snap to objects outside the block or group.
  • IMPROVED! UI - Resize all dialog boxes as desired for your design environment. eg. screen size, resolution.
  • IMPROVED! Contact Manager & File Sharing - Create and maintain contact lists and send files to individuals or groups

Improved Architectural/Simple BIM Tools

  • IMPROVED! IFC Import - Import of Walls, Doors, Windows, Slabs and Roofs
  • IMPROVED! Improved Roof Tool
    • Improved Roof Slope functionality - allow input of Rise/Run amount and/or Degrees.
    • Roof Slabs - Make a roof slab object type Roof Miter- edge cut orientation (plumb or square).
    • Add Roof Wall Modifier tool added to Top & Bottom Modifier
    • Add Roof Modifier tool added

New & Improved Drafting & Detailing

  • NEW! Dimension units format By Drawing - Globally define the dimension units at the drawing level.
  • NEW! Sorted Layers in Drop down lists - Change the control view order in Design Director and the same ordering will be in all other Layer controls.
  • IMPROVED! Dimension Text Non-rotatable dimension text
  • IMPROVED Trim tools - Ability to trim hatched or closed objects and maintains the hatch or closure.
  • IMPROVED! Join Polyline Tool - The join polyline tool now works on bezier and splines without converting them to polyline. The original curve status is maintained.
  • IMPROVED Format Painter Tool - Ability to use Format Painter to transfer Custom Properties and Property Set Definitions (PSD) from one object to another. A crucial feature for extending your BIM/IFC models.

New & Improved 3D Modelling/Mechanical

  • NEW! Extract Surface from Faces - Create Surface from Faces [ACIS] tool now retains the source object.
  • NEW! Create Surface from Solid - Create Surface from Solids tool now retains the source object.
  • NEW! Wire Wrapping - Wrap a wire around a 3D-solid for use as an extrusion or sweep path.
  • IMPROVED! Quick Pull
    • Manipulate multiple co-planar faces simultaneously.
    • You can now thicken ACIS Surfaces.
    • Dynamically switch between Quick Pull and Imprint modes
  • IMPROVED! Smooth Surface (SMESH) Enhancements - A set of tools for editing SMESH as symmetrical models
  • IMPROVED! Drafting Breaks - Ability to add multiple breaks to a single Drafting Object
  • IMPROVED! Unbend Sheet Tool - New Get Bend Lines option

New & Improved Interoperability

  • NEW! SKP 2015 Support - Interoperability of SU 2015 files
  • NEW! Image: visual effects - New properties when exporting: brightness, contrast, saturation, transparency
  • IMPROVED! DWG/DXF Read/Write filters - Move to a latest Teigha engine. We import dynamic blocks as a simple blocks.

New & Improved Rendering

  • IMPROVED! Redsdk Materials - Redsdk updated to the the 3.5.0.2 Engine with NEW! Redsdk Bump Displacement Shader.
  • IMPROVED! Dynamic Cutaway Plane - Cutting Plane works in Draft and in mixing Draft + Wireframe and Draft + Hidden Line modes
System Requirements

Version:

  • 2015

Supported OS:

  • Windows 7, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 8 32-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 8, Windows 10

TurboCAD Pro Platinum is delivered in a 64-bit version to take full advantage of your hardware’s available computer memory to load, process, and render CAD files. A 32-bit version is also available if required by your hardware.

64-bit System Requirements: 
Microsoft Windows ® 10* 64-bit, Windows ® 8* 64-bit, Windows 7 (64-bit), Vista (64-bit) - 2 GB RAM.

32-bit System Requirements: 
Microsoft Windows ® 10*, Windows ® 8*, Windows 7, Windows Vista**, Windows XP** - 1GB RAM.

*TurboCAD is designed for desktops or laptops that meet the indicated system requirements. Windows RT technology used on some tablets is not supported.

** 32-bit version of TurboCAD Pro will run on XP and Vista platforms; however, these platforms are no longer being officially supported.

Recommended: 
Your experience with TurboCAD Pro and TurboCAD Pro Platinum will be greatly enhanced with a newer generation, higher speed CPU, 4+ GB RAM.

The optional GPU-accelerated Redsdk render modes require a supported graphic processing unit (either a chip on the board, or on a video card). The latest video drivers are typically required. Newer boards with more power and VRAM generally provide greater performance.

RedSDK list of supported Video Cards and Drivers: 
http://www.redway3d.com/pages/GPUList.php 

Contact

For advice on the best TurboCAD product for your needs call Paul Tracey on 01962 835 081 (1), or e-mail ptracey@avanquest.co.uk.