VCarve Pro is a complete industrial strength cad/cam software solution for 2D & 2.5D CNC routing.
Description: VCarve Pro is a powerful, industrial strength software package perfect for Routing, Engraving, Carving and Sign Making.
Overview: The software can import 2D designs from other programs but also provides a full set of drawing and editing tools. The toolpath options cover all typical 2D routing operations such as Profiling, Pocketing, Auto-Inlays and Drilling as well as 2.5D strategies such as V-Carving, Prism carving, Moulding Toolpaths, Fluting and even a decorative Texturing strategy. In addition all toolpaths can be previewed to show just how the part will look when it is actually cut, this allows instant feedback to allow toolpaths to be further optimized.
- CAD Features: Two-Sided Machining & Multi-Sided 3D Simulation, Complete set of 2D Design and Layout Tools including Smart Snapping & Transform Shortcuts, Layer control, Guide lines, Snap Grid, Text Editing & Single Line Engraving Fonts, 2D File Import: (DWG, DXF, EPS, AI, PDF, SKP, SVG), Image File Import: (BMP, JPG, TIF, GIF), Vectorize images to create vectors for machining, Single 3D File Import (STL, OBJ, 3DM, SKP etc.), Import Multiple Vectric 3D Clip Art Files for Layout and Assembly (V3M file format), Includes 100+ 2D Clip Art Designs, Includes 300+ 3D Clip Art Models
- CAM Features: Robust V-Carving, Raised 3D Prism machining, Moulding Toolpaths: (to create constant cross section profiles, arches, frames etc.), Auto-Inlays with multiple options, 3D Random Texturing Toolpath, 2D Profiling with Interactive Tabs / Bridges, Lead and Ramp options, Pocketing with optimization for 2 cutters, Drilling with option for Peck Drilling, Beveled Letters, Custom Molding and Form Cutters, 3D Roughing and Finishing Toolpaths, Multi-color Toolpath Previews
VCarve Pro includes the functionality demanded for complex work while remaining incredibly easy to use and affordably priced. The software is used by cabinet makers, wood workers, sign makers, prop makers, plastic fabricators, hobbyists and in many other applications.