S9® Design Systems launched 3D PipeFitPro(tm), a new 3D piping plug-in software for AutoCAD. It is compatible with AutoCAD 2000 to 2007 and will be US$99 per seat license.
3D PipeFitPro is based on the original PipeFitPro(2D) drafting software which is available as a plug-in for AutoCAD.
Its software features include:
Convert Lines, Arcs & Polylines to 3D Solids
Figure 1 3D PipeFitPro can convert a selection of lines, arcs and polylines into 3D Solid Pipes
Draw 3D Steel Pipes (ANSI B36.10)
3D PipeFitPro draws Pipes to ANSI standards as 3D Solid in AutoCAD
Draw 3D Fittings (ANSI B36.9 & B16.28)
Draw Steel Flanges (ANSI B16.5)
Figure 2 3D PipeFitPro draws 6 different ANSI flanges in 3D Solid form. Included are 6 commonly used pressure ratings.
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