Description: Produce home or garden designs, maps, floorplans, geometric shapes, technical diagrams, office charts, graphs and more.
PC Draft PE is a low-cost, easy-to-use application for drawing and design based on Microspot PC Draft 5.0 for Windows. Features include an accurate, scaled drawing environment for drawings up to 43 cm (17 inches) square complete with tools for drawing lines, curves and filled shapes using either Imperial (feet and inches) or metric measurements. Other features include custom fill colours and patterns, the ability to import pictures as bmp or tiff files and to export PC Draft PE drawings as a jpeg, bmp, pict, tiff or various other picture formats. PC Draft PE also contains sample documents and symbol libraries with examples of home, garden and office layouts. Designed for a variety of uses, Microspot PC Draft PE gives you 2D design and illustration in one affordable, easy-to-use package.
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