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Ultimate Papercraft 3D Alternatives

Ultimate Papercraft 3D is described as 'specialty Windows tool for creating papercraft from 3D models. It includes an easy-to-use layout editor for bringing your papercraft designs to reality and a 3D window for viewing your 3D models' and is a 3D Modeler in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Ultimate Papercraft 3D for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is UVLayout. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try 123D Make or DXF2papercraft. Other great apps like Ultimate Papercraft 3D are Unfold3D, Pepakura Designer, Ultimate Unwrap 3D and Foldify.

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    UVLayout

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    UVLayout is a stand-alone application for the creation and editing of UV coordinates for 3D polymeshes and subdivision surfaces.

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    Unfold3D

    • Mac
    • Windows

    UNFOLD3D is today the preferred unwrapping tool used by major studios producing games and animation, but also by many independent artists. Polygonal Design, creator of UNFOLD3D technology, is recognized by many artists as the most efficient unfolding tool in the world.

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  3. Pepakura Designer icon

    Pepakura Designer

    • Windows

    Pepakura Designer allows you to easily create papercraft models from 3D data you create from your favorite 3D software. The save and export functions are disabled before registering. Otherwise all functions work without limitation in the shareware version.

    A screenshot of Pepakura Designer and an assembled dragon papercraft.
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    Ultimate Unwrap 3D

    • Windows

    Ultimate Unwrap 3D is a specialty Windows UV mapping tool for unfolding and unwrapping 3D models.

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  5. 123D Make icon

    123D Make

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Software to transform 3d models for laser cutting, origami, folding, cardboard & plywood.

    Discontinued

    it has been discontinued

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  6. DXF2papercraft

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    DXF2papercraft converts a polygonal 3D model stored as DXF file into a plain drawing in the form of a 2D DXF file. This requires to 'unfold' the model. The result is a flattened pattern of connected polygons.

    Discontinued

    The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 0.2, released in February 2012, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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    Foldify

    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Draw, create, print and fold beautiful 3D figures with Foldify. You don't need drawing skills, Foldify has tons of free content to create amazing, high quality figures!

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  8. Uvmapper Pro

    • Mac
    • Windows

    UVMapper Professional is a stand-alone texture mapping utility for the creation and modification of UV coordinates for n-sided polygonal 3D models.

    Discontinued

    unsupported, no way to pay, abandoned

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  9. Dunreeb Cutout icon

    Dunreeb Cutout

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Autodesk Maya

    Cutout is a plugin for Autodesk Maya for the purpose of building real paper models out of paper from your virtual 3D models.

    Unfolded church made with Dunreeb Cutout under Mac OSX, Maya 2008
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    Unfolder

    • Mac

    Unfolder is a 3D model unfolding tool to help you create papercraft easily and quickly.

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