Huge performance improvements

CAD Alternative - featuring Mech-Q

We are happy to announce a new AViCAD release. 

AViCAD is an AutoCAD-like CAD application that can create, read, write, and edit native DWG and DXF files.

Now Get AViCAD in Many Ways
Subscriptions and Lifetime licensing are available.

CADavenue is located in the Pacific Northwest and has been supporting AViCAD users in the US, Canada, and worldwide for more than 10 years. We know CAD inside and out, so if you have a question, feel free to call or email us.

AViCAD highlights

Huge performance improvements

Improved Geometry
Improved Splines, boundaries recognition, Trim, Chamfer, Fillet and more.
New Commands
Improved commands for blocks, layers, printing, and more. Lots of new tools have been added.
Enhanced Graphics
Faster, smoother transitions with animation while panning, zooming, or changing views.
New CAD Engine
A brand new and improved CAD engine. Fast Open, Regen and Osnap operations.

Why Choose AViCAD?

AViCAD provides powerful 2D/3D CAD functionality at an affordable price. Its interface is very “AutoCAD® Like” and allows you to transition easily from expensive CAD software to cost-effective CAD software.

It also natively works with AutoCAD® DWG files using the latest AutoCAD® DWG format. It opens your DWGs right away without any additional steps or conversion requirements.

Check out our affordable AViCAD prices here!

AViCAD includes popular engineering add-on Mech-Q with 2D/3D piping, ducting, structural and mechanical. It also includes a 3D modeling package, “Express Tools”, XREFing, AutoLISP and PDF printing.

When you choose the AViCAD Plus version, you will also receive a PDF-to-CAD converter, a Solidworks import/ export manager, a block library pre-populated with 20k+ blocks, and 3D architectural tools to easily draw windows, doors, and roofs.

AViCAD Exports to PDF, DXF,  DWF/DWF, STL, STP, IGS, SAT, 3DS, OBJ, POV, LWO, MA, DAE, DGN, WMF, BMP, EMF and SVG file types.

AViCAD Imports DXF, DWF, STEP, IGES Import, SLDPRT / part files and .sldasm assembly files , SHP, 3DS, DGN (Microstation), LWO, OBJ(Wavefront), STL, RGT, IFC (BIM), POINT CLOUDS ReCap® .rcp, .rcs, and pcg, .isd, .xyz, .ply, .las and .laz file types.

There is no subscription requirement. You choose to own the license or rent

AViCAD includes:

  • Newly pre-configured Tool Palettes and symbols
  • Faster open and save technology
  • 2025 DWG compatibility with AutoCAD®
  • Both 2D and 3D improvements
  • Improved Mech-Q functionality (engineering tools)

Choose between AViCAD Standard and AViCAD Plus

When purchasing the Perpetual license, you will have two options to choose from:

Standard Version – 2D and 3D CAD including:

  • Mech-Q Full Suite
  • Express Tools

Plus Version – everything in the Standard plus:

  • New PDF to DWG converter
  • New IGES / Step converter
  • New Solidworks importer
  • EasyArch 2D/3D architectural tools
  • iCADLib block manager and 20k+ symbols
  • 3D PDF export tool

AViCAD Plus delivers with every subscription.

  • Yearly option (saves $180/yr compared to monthly)
  • Monthly option (pay as you go)

AViCAD Plus Now: $849 $899
Use coupon: SAVE50
Offer only valid for AViCAD Perpetual, expires July 30th

How to upgrade or purchase the latest AViCAD release

For those who purchased or upgraded to AViCAD 2023 after Mar 3rd, 2024, or are currently subscribed, an AViCAD 2025 update will be available. To request an update, contact us

Multiple purchases and Network license upgrades are welcome and qualify for the same free upgrade as mentioned above. For larger offices an AViCAD Network Module is also available.

Try AViCAD for free for a month. For questions about AViCAD, please get in touch with us for more at 888-271-7121 or visit our help desk today.

Download and try AViCAD for free (Mech-Q and other drafting tools are also included!)