Welcome to Punch!CAD Labs. Punch!CAD Labs is home to innovative technology development for next generation versions of Encore’s ViaCAD and Shark 3D digitial design products.

News:

ViaCAD Pro/Shark FX 9 WIP
ViaCAD Pro v9 is now ready for feedback and testing. V9 introduces:
  • 64 Bit Archetecture for larger files (Mac Only)
  • Native Cocoa Foundation (Mac Only)
  • Wood Joint Features (Dado, Miter, Dovetail)
  • Quad Mesh Primitives
  • AutoCAD 2013 DXF/DWG file format

These are work in progress builds. Click >
here< to download the product installer.

Shark FX v8 Service Pack 2 Beta
Mac and PC beta builds for Shark FX v8 SP2
  • Minor Bugs
Click >here< to download the beta.

Tips & Tricks
We've added a Tips and Tricks daily emailer. This is an opt in email available when you trial the PunchCAD products. Example tips include:
  • Resources to Learn PunchCAD
  • Blending Sharp Edges
  • Sharing Data

Shark FX V8 SP1
Shark FX V8 SP1 is now available. Click the Trials button to download the most current version. Shark FX V8 SP1 installs into a new folder but preserves custom user interface arrangements. Registration information is also retained. If the product is not registered, it will operation in demonstration mode. Contact tech support at support@evo-soft.net to turn the demo into a fully functionaly time limited product.

Shark LT V8 SP1
Shark LT V8 SP1 is now available. Click the Trials button to download the most current version. Shark LT V8 SP1 installs into a new folder but preserves custom user interface arrangements. Registration information is also retained. If the product is not registered, it will operation in demonstration mode. Contact tech support at support@evo-soft.net to turn the demo into a fully functionaly time limited product.

ViaCAD 2D/3D V8 Trial
The Trial button now provides download links to a Mac and PC version of ViaCAD 2D/3D v8. The ViaCAD trial is a fully functional version of the product for 14 days.

ViaCAD Pro v7 Trial
ViaCAD Pro v7 trial is now available. Click the Trials button to download a 14 day trial version.