Any drawbacks of ShipConstructor?

Discussion in 'Software' started by izov, May 30, 2007.

  1. izov
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    izov New Member

    Hi, we're considereing buying ShipConstructor. Can you tell me any drawbacks? We will use it for outfitting and hull design based on AutoCAD curves. We will also use it for nesting and manufacturing.

    Thanks.
     
  2. westlawn5554X
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    westlawn5554X STUDENT

    It is very powerful but not an easy click and play program that is for sure... download demo and try it out yourself...
     
  3. DavidJ
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    DavidJ Senior Member

    It is a very temperamental program that can be pretty tough to learn. It has fairing tools, but isn't really a purpose built hull design program. Excellent for structural design and piping.
     

  4. Raggi_Thor
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    Raggi_Thor Nav.arch/Designer/Builder

    I like it because I know AutoCAD from 20 years of use.
    If you are new to AutoCAD it will be a lot to learn.
     
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