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We are happy to announce the new AViCAD products at CadAvenue. Recently we have added different ways to purchase AViCAD.
AViCAD is nearly identical to AutoCAD® and offers an extremely affordable alternative.
You will find that the commands and icons and commands will be instantly familiar to you. Best of all AViCAD is equipped with our Mech-Q Piping tools which are fully integrated into each AViCAD package. AViCAD is fully compatible with the latest versions of AutoCAD too!
Within Mech-Q you’ll also find the General Bill Of Material Module (or General BOM ). This utility will really simplify the process of counting objects in your drawing. This is an advanced tool, yet we’ve designed the utility so that any drafts-person can use it.
Cost savings and value
AViCAD is a AutoCAD “clone” which looks and feels just like AutoCAD. Many of our MechQ users are extremely happy with AViCAD and cannot believe the cost savings and value our engineering bundle has to offer.
Same AutoCAD configuration
Mech-Q’s menus and pulldowns also offer the exact same commands found in a the MechQ and AutoCAD configuration. The slide above (click to expand) shows the standard layout for Mech-Q inside AViCAD. Also note that the Mech-Q toolbars can be docked anyway you wish, we show them here below the menu bar. Also notice in the screenshot the striking similarity between AViCAD and AutoCAD.
Price Comparisons AViCAD And Mech-Q
Currently AutoCAD costs anywhere from $3800-$4000. AViCAD offers its professional 3D package at 85% less than Autodesk! In comparison you will also find that the Mech-Q modules for AViCAD are also less expensive. For example both the Piping Module and AViCAD which purchase together is about $1000.
So try out the MechQ AViCAD bundle for 30 days and let us know what you think. Digital delivery is usually available within 24 hours of purchase.
An Unbeatable CAD Solution
Now you can purchase our entire suite of engineering tools and receive a complete CAD package. AViCAD offers the same exact functionality in Mech-Q but at a savings you just won’t believe.
In fact we’ve got a huge surprise in store for you! We have developed a standalone bundle which contains our popular engineering suite and priced it so that it is affordable for both small and large offices. You’ll receive ALL of our engineering tools (the entire full suite) plus a whole lot more. Read more →
We have launched a new site today featuring Process Plant and Piping Software. AViCAD.com will host its’ new CAD Architectural / Engineering software called AViCAD.
AViCAD.com also provides an intro with videos about its brand new all in one CAD package for Engineers, Architects and Draftspersons. The site emphasizes that AViCAD has a AutoCAD®-like interface which is about one-eighth the price of its competitor.
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Do you need to purchase Mech-Q but don’t have the budget to do so right now? Great news, we have a new solution that will not only allow you to buy and own our Full Suite but do so in monthly installments.
Introducing Mech-Q EasyPay – it’s our new payment method that will automatically spread out the total cost of Mech-Q (including our 12 month Maintenance plan) over a period of 6 months.
EasyPay – A Simple & Easy way to Buy Mech-Q
EasyPay lets you: :
- spread out payments – you don’t have to pay for Mech-Q all at once.
- pay for Mech-Q over a 6 month period without interest!
- update Mech-Q anytime and receive priority support for 12 months after signup
- own the entire Mech-Q Suite within a very short period of time
EasyPay – The Fine Print
Easy Pay program is currently available for AutoCAD Full version only. The full purchase price (199×6)=$1194 and includes our Full Suite with Piping, Ducting, Structural and Mechanical for AutoCAD 14-2011)
Purchase price also includes 12 months Service & Maintenance contract (normally $200). If for any reason payments are cancelled all registration will be voided. We encourage you to try our free 30-day demo before ordering as software is non refundable.
Get Started For Only $199.00
Sign up today for Mech-Q EasyPay online. $199 will be changes to your card then every 30 days an automatic payment will be made. There will be a total of 6 payments each for $199.
AViCAD is designed to increase your work flow using a streamlined dialog interface. It’s created by Engineers that understand exactly how you work.
That’s why over thousands of our customers are producing great looking drawings in record time. Many have tripled their productivity after using AViCAD for just a week. Our mechanical software includes everything you’ll need to get started including the new AViCAD CAD software which is fully compatible with the latest AutoCAD® DWG format.
AViCAD Highlights Include:
- AViCAD uses the same AutoCAD® commands & menus
- Recent version includes new PDF tools & more.
- Read & write DWG’s by default just like AutoCAD®
- Includes our Piping, HVAC, Structural, Mechanical Modules plus BOM
- Draws 2D, 3D and Isometric Piping, HVAC
- Receive support anytime.
Try AViCAD free today!
With our mechanical software, you’ll receive a 2D/3D Platform designed to operate just like AutoCAD® at zero cost to you. Plus you receive our popular engineering suite.
We think you will find that AViCAD offers a complete CAD solution at a unbelievable value. But don’t take our word for it. We encourage you to take AViCAD for a 30-day test drive today! We think you’ll agree that AViCAD not only offers the best value, but will get the job done quickly and effortlessly.