Why Upgrade to V10.5
Upgrade today to version 10.5 and push the boundaries of your imagination with the new features, some of which include; enhancements to the way that we draw and edit vectors, the introduction of new thread milling and chamfer toolpaths as well as batch toolpath saving and much more. For more information on the new V10.5 features, simply select the software you are interested in below.
To upgrade your software from a previous version or to one of our other products, simply click on the ‘Upgrade to V10.5’ button below to be redirected to your V&CO customer portal. Once you've logged in, follow the instructions within your account to upgrade your software.
Shape Creation: New Profiles
We have added in two new shape profiles to increase the profile selection available.
Thread Milling Toolpath
Machine internal and external threads for standard size screws in a variety of materials.
The chamfer toolpath easily creates chamfers using v-bits or ball nose tools.
The pocket toolpath and the female inlay pocket toolpath now support multiple clearance tools.
Choose your package to find out more about the new features in V10.5
Perfect for the hobbyists, Cut2D Pro gives you the power to produce complex 2D patterns with profile, pocket, drill and inlay toolpaths. With unlimited job and toolpath size, true shape nesting & job set-up sheets.
Making the move to 3D? VCarve Pro brings the third dimension under your control with the ability to import and toolpath a single 3D model. With unlimited job and toolpath size, true shape nesting & job set-up sheets.
Aspire fully realises the potential of your imagination. there’s no limit to what you can produce. Aspire adds 3D design tools to enable you to design & develop your own creative masterpiece.
Cut2D Desktop gives you the power to produce complex 2d patterns with profile, pocket, drill and inlay toolpaths. The Desktop edition is designed for small CNC machines, aimed at hobby or non-production ‘maker’ environments.
Which do I choose, Desktop or Pro?
- 24" x 24" work area limit
- No Nesting/Plate Layout
- No Toolpath Templates or Merging Toolpaths
- No Gadget Scripting/Automation
- No Job Set-up Sheets
- No Size Limit
- True Shape Nesting
- Merging Toolpaths
- Toolpath Templates
- Gadget Scripting/Automation
- Job Setup Sheets
Need more help to decide? Here's a breakdown
|Key Features||Cut2D Desktop||Cut2D Pro||VCarve Desktop||VCarve Pro||Aspire||Cut3D||PhotoVCarve|
|Import 2D Drawing Files (DXF, DWG, EPS, AI, PDF, SVG)|
|Import Image Files (BMP, JPG, GIF, TIF, PNG, JPEG)|
|Import SketchUp 3D Models (SKP)||Single Model||Single Model|
|Import 3rd party 3D Models (STL, OBJ, etc.)||Single Model||Single Model||Single Model|
|Import/Assemble Vectric Clip Art (V3M)||Single Model|
|2D Design Drawing Tools|
|True Shape Nesting|
|3D Model Slicing|
|Mirror Mode 3D Components|
|2D Machining Profile/Pocket/Drill/Inlay/Thread Milling|
|Photo VCarving Toolpath Strategy|
|2.5D Textured Toolpaths|
|2.5D Fluting Toolpath/Prism Machining|
|2.5D Moulding Toolpath|
|Optimized Clearance Toolpaths|
|2 Sided Machining|
|4 Sided Machining||Manual Flip||Manual Flip||Manual Flip||Manual Flip||Manual Flip||Semi Auto|
|3D Raster & Offset Finishing|
|3D Toolpath Preview|
|Tile Toolpaths to cut large models in sections|
|Wrapped Rotary Axis Support|
|Toolpath Templates and Toolpath Merging|
|Cut parts larger than 24"x24" without tiling|