Alternatives to ARES Commander for all platforms with Free License

  • QCAD

    QCAD is an application for computer aided drafting in 2D. With QCAD you can create technical drawings such as plans for buildings, interiors, mechanical parts or schemas...

    • It's simple and even the pro version is very cheap. So if you just need to do simple accurate line work, I would recommend it. It doesn't currently do XRefs and DWG files from other programs (paid version only) don't display perfectly. That said it's still a useful tool to have for measuring off people's files and basic drawing. fredsmith1Apr 2020 Disagree   Agree

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux

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  • Draft it

    Draft It V4 is a powerful, easy to use 2D CAD Software package that is completely free to use. No restrictions means you're free to create, save and print your work...

    Freemium Windows

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  • Medusa4

    MEDUSA4: The comprehensive 2D/3D design automation suite for mechanical, plant, construction and automotive engineering The Fourth Generation of the globally renowned...

    Free Personal Windows

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  • Archimedes

    Archimedes is a free and open source CAD (Computer Aided Design) software. It is a robust system built over Eclipse’s Rich Client Java Platform fully based on plug ins....

    • Discontinued
      The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 0.66, released in June 2012, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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