SharkCAD Pro vs SharkCAD

Highlighted features are included in SharkCAD Pro only
* Windows Only

2D Drafting & Annotations:

  • 26 Dimension Types
  • Bill of Materials
  • Repair Profile
  • 250+ Drafting Tools

Advanced Drafting

  • Section/Detail/Auxiliary Views
  • Customizable Grids
  • Auto 3D to 2D (Polylines & Precise)
  • GD&T
  • MarkUp and Redline

3D Modeling Tools

  • Push/Pull Modeling
  • Meshing
  • Curves
  • Basic Surfaces
  • Basic Solids
  • Feature Based/History Tree
  • Shelling, Blending, Local Face
  • Working Tools

Advanced 3D Modeling

  • Surface Analysis
  • Deformations
  • Bending Along Curve
  • Offset Surface
  • Surface Lofting
  • Tangent Covers
  • Surface Booleans
  • Draft Surfaces
  • Trim/Join Surface
  • Surface Extend
  • Subdivision
  • Woodworking Joints
  • MicroScribe Digitizer *
  • Skin Surface w/Guides
  • Lofting w/Guides
  • Tangent Cover w/Guides
  • Feature Patterns
  • G2 Edge Blending
  • Rib/Lip Feature

Subdivision Modeling

  • Quad Mesh Construction
  • Subdivide Mesh
  • Add Loop/Bridge
  • Subdivision to NURB

Animation

  • Walk Through, Flyby
  • Panoramic & Object Virtual Reality
  • Object Time Lines/Paths

PhotoRendering

  • RayTracing, Shadows, Transparency
  • Material, Decal Library
  • Environment Maps
  • High Definition Range Images (HDRI)
  • Global Illumination
  • Special Lighting Effects
  • Poster Size File Export, QT VR
  • Sketch Rendering

Translators

  • IGES, STEP, SAT,SAB
  • Adobe Illustrator™
  • DXF/DWG R12-2017
  • STL Import/Export
  • Rhino™ 3D Import
  • BMP Import
  • 3D Studio Import/Export
  • SketchUp™ Import/Export
  • OBJ Import/Export
  • 3D PDF Export
  • Pro/E™
  • VDA Import/Export
  • CATIA V4™ Import/Export
  • SolidWorks™ *
  • SolidEdge™ *
  • NX™ *
  • ParaSolids™ *
  • CATIA V5™ Import/Export *
  • Inventor™ *

3D Print Tools

  • 3D Print Check
  • Surface to Normals Check
  • Overhang Analysis
  • Wall Thickness
  • Preview Slices
  • Auto Position
  • Support Structure
  • Show Printer Volume
  • Printer Definitions

Other Features

  • 2D/3D Part Library
  • 64 Bit Architecture
  • Multiple ViewPorts
  • Free Tech Support (Punch)
  • Free 90 Minutes of Online Training (Punch)
  • OpenGL Materials/Textures
  • Externally Referenced Files