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    What Cad programs is best for kids?

    What CAD programs are best for kids age 8-15? Please give your thoughts aswell.

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    at that age I'd probably go with the 123d set of programs: http://www.123dapp.com/
    tinkercad is supposed to be real easy to use.

    My personal choice is openscad, which would be ideal for any classes that also do coding.
    But the free autocad stuff is pretty good - and also free :-)

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    When I recently took a class, the teacher had everyone use SelfCAD.
    We were sent home with Homework to watch their youtube channel, which was good because you can learn only so much in a class.

    it was also free, check it out, www.selfcad.com

    it was a great first exposure to 3d printing
    Last edited by jg613; 02-06-2017 at 03:07 AM.

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    Someone should take the coffee away from the guy in the self cad video !

    Ah it's browser based.
    Given my internet is occasionally unreliable - online software is rarely on my list.

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    HAHAHAHHAHAHAH @ the coffee comment, SelfCAD Still the best to for kids to learn on IMO

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