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Autodesk Tinkercad Alternatives for Linux

Autodesk Tinkercad is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Blender, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Autodesk Tinkercad and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Autodesk Tinkercad are FreeCAD, LibreCAD, Fritzing and OpenSCAD.

Autodesk Tinkercad alternatives are mainly CAD Software but may also be 3D Modelers or Interior Design Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Autodesk Tinkercad.
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Tinkercad is a super easy-to-use, browser based 3D design tool. With Tinkercad you can create 3D printable items: toys to...

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  1. Blender is the free and open-source 3D creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipeline—modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing, video editing, and motion tracking.

    Cycles is Blender’s ray-trace based production render engine.
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    It's not a CAD program at all.

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  2. FreeCAD is a general purpose parametric 3D CAD modeler. The development is completely Open Source (LGPL License).

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    Most users think FreeCAD is a great alternative to Autodesk Tinkercad.

    Programs are NOTHING alike

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    Really not so easy to use as TinkerCad

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    LibreCAD

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    LibreCAD (originally QCad then CADuntu) is an open source 2D CAD application for Windows, Apple and Linux. It is based on Qt, which is a leading cross-platform application and UI development framework.

    On Mac
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    This alternative is disputed. LibreCAD is still a legitimate alternative to Autodesk Tinkercad, but it might have issues that some users think are important.

    Tinkercad is for 3D objects, LibreCAD is for blueprints/2D plans.

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    Tinkercad is for 3D objects, LibreCAD is for blueprints/2D plans.

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    Fritzing

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    to design circuits, as well as so called "layouts", be it PCB or stripboard or breadboard...

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    OpenSCAD

    • FreeOpen Source
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    • Linux

    OpenSCAD is a software for creating solid 3D CAD objects. It is free software and available for Linux/UNIX, MS Windows and MacOS.

    Rendering a model
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    most things are controled by text comands

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    BRL-CAD

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    BRL-CAD is a powerful cross-platform open source solid modeling system that includes interactive geometry editing, high-performance ray-tracing for rendering and geometric analysis, image and signal-processing tools, a system performance analysis benchmark suite, libraries for...

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  7. SolveSpace is a parametric 3D CAD program with extrude, revolve, union and difference functions. Save/Export as DXF, PDF, SVG, STL, STEP. Mesh generation expected by most 3d printers. Constraint solver point tracing for motion analysis.

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  8. BricsCAD the first all-in-one CAD design solution in .dwg that answers all your needs; 2D drafting, 3D modeling, mechanical design, and BIM. BricsCAD is a cost-effective, innovative, and familiar CAD solution.

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    CAD Builder

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    • Windows
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    For more than 20 years being always at the forefront of 3D, Open Cascade has gained considerable expertise in geometric modeling. In order to demonstrate software developing capabilities the company decided to come up with a sample of parametric CAD modeler — CAD Builder.

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    QCAD

    • Free PersonalProprietary
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    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 and diagrams.

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