[ILUG] Linux CAD software
Philip Trickett (List)
phil-ml at techworks.ie
Wed Sep 15 09:07:00 IST 2010
On Wed, 2010-09-15 at 07:44 +0100, Lisa Muir wrote:
> There goes my free time.... thanks for all the input, will give all
> these a whirl and give you some feedback including whether or not a
> cad ignorant novice can easily throw down a floorplan in them!!!
> Thanks guys,
In that case, check these QCad demos out:
Also, you may find the text input for drawing way quicker, e.g. for a 10
metre line horizontal, left to right, in the console on QCad you enter
(once you have an origin, and presuming your measuremnt units are in
Or for a vertical line, bottom to top:
The angle changes from 0 to 359 in an anticlockwise direction.
If you can find any pre-drawn parts in DXF format QCad can import them.
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