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DraftSight

A professional-grade DWG CAD software that puts capability, efficiency, and affordability at the forefront.

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DraftSight is a professional-grade CAD product for users who want a better way to create, edit, view, and markup 2D and 3D DWG files.

It offers all the functionality you expect of a robust individual-to-enterprise solution, with a focus on familiarity and affordability for those migrating from popular competing tools such as AutoCAD.

  • Create, edit, view, and mark up any type of 2D and 3D DWG file.

  • Reduce time spent on drafting, design, and documentation with powerful capabilities.

  • Save significant budget over comparable CAD applications with flexible licensing.

  • Experience reliable DWG file compatibility for current or legacy projects.

  • Minimize learning curve with a familiar user interface and commands.

  • Customize and automate using macros and APIs, and easily transition existing workflows from other applications

  • Connect with other Dassault Systèmes tools like SOLIDWORKS, 3DEXPERIENCE, and more, for CNC machining, 3D printing, PDM, rendering, and other uses.

  • Easily deploy and manage network licensing and access full technical support to maximize production.

Which DraftSight option is right for you?

DraftSight Professional

DraftSight

The advanced 2D CAD drafting solution with powerful, time-saving functionalities and an API to help bring your designs to life quickly and easily. Ideal for companies, individuals, and designers.

$249/yr

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DraftSight Premium

DraftSight

The robust 2D drafting and 3D design experience with full 3D capabilities and constraints features to help meet all of your drafting, modeling, prototyping, manufacturing, laser cutting and 3D printing needs. Created for individuals, designers, companies, manufacturers and makers.

$599/yr

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DraftSight Enterprise & Enterprise Plus

DraftSight

The comprehensive 2D drafting and 3D design solution to meet any drafting, modeling, prototyping, manufacturing, laser cutting, and 3D printing requirement. Includes full technical support, deployment, and network licensing to enable concurrent usage. Easily connect to the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform for cloud PDM. Designed for large organizations with many users or multiple sites.

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Draftsight Features DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus
2D Design Tools DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Create basic elements such as lines, polylines, arcs, circles, ellipses, layers, blocks, and others.

2D Documentation Tools DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Create basic annotation elements such as notes, dimensions, tables, hatches, clouds, and others.

Community Resources DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Offer learning resources and a collaborative environment to interact with your peers, ask questions, and share opinions.

PDF Underlay DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Attach pages of a PDF document to a drawing.

Toolbox DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Quickly generate hardware, holes, balloons, Bills of Materials (BOMs), welding and surface finish symbols.

Batch Printing DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Send a set of drawings and sheets to printers in a batch job.

Drawing Compare DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Compare graphically similar entities between two drawing documents.

Power Trim DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Trim multiple, adjacent entities by dragging the pointer across each entity.

G-Code Generator DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Communicate with a CNC machine for fabrication.

DGN Import DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Directly import and convert the DGN file format drawing into a DraftSight project for direct editing.

DraftSight APIs DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Allow end users or third-party developers to customize and automate DraftSight.

Image Tracer DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Convert an imported raster image file (ex. floor plan, logo) into vectorized line entities.

Using Formulas in Table Cells DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Use formulas in cells with arithmetic operators and the Sum, Average, and Count functions.

Trimming of Hatches and Gradients DraftSight Professional DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Trim hatches and gradients with the Trim and PowerTrim commands.

Network License DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Enable concurrent usage and compliance across the organization.

Deployment Wizard DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Enable large groups of users to install or upgrade DraftSight.

Technical Support DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

Answer questions or troubleshoot issues related to DraftSight.

3D Modeling Tools* DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

(*Enterprise Plus only)

2D Constraints* DraftSight Premium DraftSight Enterprise / Enterprise Plus

(*Enterprise Plus only)

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Are you interested in learning how to make the transition to DraftSight from a different drafting tool?

Making The Switch From AutoCAD to DraftSight

Transitioning is easy, AutoCAD users find themselves getting up to speed with DraftSight almost immediately. You won’t experience the drop in production you may find with other CAD software since the “look and feel” is so familiar for AutoCAD users.

DraftSight, brought to you by Dassault Systèmes, provides a familiar, intuitive 2D drafting experience with options for advanced productivity tools, 3D design capabilities, parametric constraints, and flexible licensing options.

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DraftSight Support

The ability to support our customers is the cornerstone of our business. With 90+ engineers on staff available 12 hours per day, 5 days per week, our award-winning technical team can assist you with your DraftSight challenges in a timely manner.

Call: 888-285-2284
Email: support@cati.com
Support Hours: 7AM – 7PM Central Time
Support Days: Monday – Friday

DraftSight Training

DraftSight is a powerful 2D drafting and 3D design tool, but without the right know-how, the full potential of this tool cannot be attained.  CATI provides our customers with comprehensive DraftSight training in both beginning and advanced topics.

Instruction by our certified trainers is available throughout the year at our nationwide campuses.  We focus on small class sizes that afford you the individual attention you need to learn and thrive.

 

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CATI Is Your DraftSight Success Plan

CATI is DraftSight’s #1 partner, no one is more qualified to build and support your product development process.  We believe everyone should have access to our curated portfolio of transformative engineering and manufacturing technologies.

By listening to and working with you, we will find the right solution for you at the right time, with an implementation and growth plan to support your business ambitions.

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We’re ready to help figure out the right product development solution plan for you. Contact us today to get started with a quote, a free trial, a demo, or just ask questions.

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