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Average score 2.93 (based on 54 votes)

given by Anonymous on May 5, 2007

Be aware that this is highly militaristic in any documentation - it been produced by the US army.

On the other hand the whole internet is based on a US Department of "Defense" project.

given by Anonymous on August 3, 2007

given by Anonymous on October 18, 2007

given by Anonymous on October 30, 2008

It doesn't show up after you download it, don't waste your time with it.

given by Anonymous on November 28, 2008

Much too complicated if you want something simple which just works.

given by Anonymous on April 1, 2009

Possibly the most obtusely designed and difficult to use programs I have ever run across. Not recommended.

given by Anonymous on August 10, 2009

given by Anonymous on December 3, 2009

My guess it would take longer to learn this incredibly user-unfriendly program than to make enough money working at Mickey-D's to buy AutoCAD and a top of the line workstation to run it on. This is NOT an open source alternative, and likely will never be. It's a 1970s vintage military application, and powerful as it may be, unless you're comfortable specifying 3D geometry using the command line, this is not the program for you.

given by Anonymous on August 27, 2010

Wow, simply powerful.

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