SOLIDWORKS Alternatives for Windows
There are many alternatives to SOLIDWORKS for Windows if you are looking to replace it. The most popular Windows alternative is FreeCAD, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to SOLIDWORKS and loads of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to SOLIDWORKS are SketchUp (Freemium), Onshape (Free Personal), LibreCAD (Free, Open Source) and Autodesk AutoCAD (Paid).
- 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. View 48 alternatives to Archimedes
The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 0.66, released in June 2012, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.
- Free • Open Source