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ZWCAD Mechanical & Architecture 2018 have been Unveiled

 Having released its latest version ZWCAD 2018, ZWSOFT, a professional and innovative CAD software provider, launched ZWCAD Mechanical 2018 and ZWCAD Architecture 2018 successively.


Built on ZWCAD 2018, ZWCAD Mechanical 2018 and ZWCAD Architecture 2018 each has an additional mechanical or architecture module, in which extra specialized tools are provided for manufacturing or architecture design. Therefore, they are competent to provide vertical solutions to MCAD or AEC industry.


Having been optimized for enhanced compatibility and stability, ZWCAD Mechanical 2018 and ZWCAD Architecture 2018 will bring you more efficient, stable and fluent user experience. Whats more, in some Mechanical language versions, the mechanical menus are already localized to the corresponding languages, since the menus are redefined as a partial customization file instead of a MNU file. Besides, the two upgraded versions also inherit the amazing features of their last versions: 



ZWCAD Mechanical 2018


Standard-based Drafting & Part Library

Supports international drafting standards and includes a growing library of standard parts.


Extended Drawing Tools for Manufacturing 

Provides a specific tool for almost every aspect of mechanical engineering and design process, such as shaft generator, tolerance dimension, surface texture symbol, balloon and BOM and standards parts for mechanical 2D sheet drawing.



Advanced Dimensioning

For users to simplify tasks of annotating mechanical drawings, ZWCAD Mechanical 2018 provides flexible and advanced dimensioning functions. Smart dimensioning tools force overlapping dimensioning to automatically space themselves appropriately.



Associative Balloon and BOM

Intelligent balloons and BOMs association allow users to quickly draw standard-based balloons and then align and renumber them easily, and change to the balloon can be updated to the BOM.



ZWCAD Mechanical 2018 is now available. For more information, please visit our website and download a 30-day free trial at:




ZWCAD Architecture 2018


Seamless DWG Compatibility

It can open and write DWG/DXF/DWF files and it is 100% compatible with other mainstream CAD software.


Draw in 2D, Create in 3D

Draw your plans in 2D, switch views, and all of your components can be viewed in 3D.



Parametrical Building Components 

Beams, slabs, and columns can be created with specified tools. These parametric objects can be edited by double-clicking or from the properties palette.



ZWCAD Architecture 2018 is now available. For more information, please visit our website and download a 30-day free trial at:




As mentioned previously, ZWCAD Mechanical 2018 and ZWCAD Architecture 2018 are the secondary development based on ZWCAD 2018, so they share all the new features and improvements of ZWCAD 2018:


New Dark Theme UI 

The lower brightness and higher contrast of such design can greatly reduce the visual fatigue from long time drafting, providing users a fluid and better design experience. The buttons and icons styles and the text height and width are also optimized.




Empowered Customization for User Interface

ZWCAD 2018not only supports Ribbon tabs and panels as before, but also supports to customize toolbars, menus, keyboard shortcuts and right-click menus. What’s more, Partial CUI helps users and developers to build their own Ribbon inside of ZWCAD.


Speed Up 146% and Improved Stability

The drawing efficiency of ZWCAD 2018 is improved by 146% compared with the last version and the stability is also significantly strengthened under the automated testing procedure with thousands of drawings.


New Features and Enhancements

There are many new features and enhancements in ZWCAD 2018, such as the Quick Calculator, AIDIMFLIPARROW, Solid Profile, Mvsetup, Imagequality, 4K screen support, Find Command, etc.


Better API, More Applications

ZWCAD 2018 supports LISP, VBA, ZRX and .NET interfaces, and more and more applications are already ported to ZWCAD, such as CAD Profi, MDT.


For more details of ZWCAD 2018 Official, please visit:


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