LDraw Alternatives and Similar Software

Alternatives to LDraw for Windows, Mac, Linux, Web, Software as a Service (SaaS) and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 12 apps similar to LDraw.

LDraw is an open standard for LEGO CAD programs that allow the user to create virtual LEGO models and scenes. If you're looking for more info about LDraw like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 7/12/2018 4:09:00 PM

Alternatives to LDraw for all platforms with any license

  • SketchUp

    SketchUp (formerly Google Sketchup) is a 3D modeling computer program for a wide range of drawing applications such as architectural, interior design, civil and mechanical engineering, film, and video game design—and available in a freeware version, SketchUp Make, and a paid version with additional functionality, SketchUp Pro. SketchUp comes with a 3D Gallery that lets you search for models and share yours.

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Web

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  • Stud.io

    Stud.io is a powerful but intuitive CAD-like software for building model brick creations, giving the feeling of building with LEGO in real life. It's fully integrated with Bricklink.com to provide a complete online experience that allows sharing and building with others, discovery of other user creations and even buying and selling of parts and set through an extensive marketplace.

    Freemium Mac Windows Web

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  • Assetforge

    Asset Forge allows anyone to create 3D models and 2D sprites using building blocks. Finished assets are compatible with most available game engines. You'll have access to a large library of pre-made blocks, they're each grouped in different categories. You can place an unlimited number of blocks in your creation after which it's possible to export and use in the game engine for your choice.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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  • LeoCAD

    LeoCAD is a CAD program for creating virtual LEGO models. It has an easy to use interface and currently includes over 6000 different pieces created by the LDraw community.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • MLCAD

    MLCad (Mike's Lego CAD) is a powerful CAD system specifically designed to create building instructions as known from Lego, for your own Lego models and creations. MLCad reads and writes LDraw (a program of James Jessiman) compatible files but in an extensive window based environment. The program helps to create building instructions, which show step by step how to build a model.

    Free Personal Windows

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  • BricsCAD Shape

    BricsCAD Shape lets you create without limits. Sculpt your ideas in solids from the start. It’s the power of free-form modeling with full CAD accuracy.

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux

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  • Konstruktor

    Konstruktor provides a 3D environment on your screen in which you build Lego models out of predefined bricks and other subunits. The program comes with well over a thousand pieces already available, and as you make new items you can save them as submodels and use them repeatedly in your finished scenes. The rendered scenes scale up or down depending on how many pieces there are, and can be saved in JPG or PNG format.

    • Discontinued The official website is no longer available. Last version, 0.9.0-beta1, released in January 2011, and the sourcecode are still available on Github.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Bricksmith

    Bricksmith allows you to create virtual instructions for your Lego creations on your Mac. The magic is based on the LDraw library, a collection of 3D models of Lego building blocks created by enthusiasts from around the world.

    Free Open Source Mac

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