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The Design Explorer
CAD & 3D Modeling Newsletter

Welcome to the Ashlar-Vellum user newsletter, The Design Explorer.

This quarterly newsletter serves our community of drafting and design professionals by providing news on events, products, our staff, and customer successes using our CAD and 3D modeling software on Mac and Windows. In each issue you will also find information relating to upcoming product releases as well as tips and techniques for accelerating your productivity. The Proven Success section spotlights the successes and innovations of our remarkable user community. Expand your possibilities with The Design Explorer.

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Issue 42 3rd Quarter ’15

  • New Videos
  • Graphite v10 Alpha
  • New Vellum Nitrogen™ Release
  • New Responsive Website
  • Welcome Vladislav
  • Welcome Valeriy
  • Using Tangents & Perpendiculars
  • The Message Line
  • Stroke Commands for Construction Lines
  • Innovative Kitchen Design Made Easier in Cobalt™

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Issue 41 2nd Quarter ’15

  • Gerry Yarrish Mentions Graphite™ in Model Airplane News
  • Welcome Elmo Marquez
  • Graphite v9 SP2
  • New Videos
  • Kinetics™ v2
  • Graphite v10
  • Vellum Nitrogen™
  • Call for New Gallery Graphics
  • Bou to FESPA
  • Graphite v7 Soon to be Obsolete
  • User Tip: Stroke Commands
  • Students Get Down to Business with Graphite™
  • A Feather in His Double Lens Cap

Download this issue in PDF: 8.5x11 or A4

Issue 40 1st Quarter ’15

  • Have You Downloaded the Latest Graphite Hot Patch?
  • Latest News on Graphite
  • Changes to Alchemy™
  • Extended Support Hours Coming
  • Export Nasties from Other CAD Programs
    • Tessellation During 3D to 2D Conversion
    • Tessellation During Export
    • Tessellation During Printing to PDF
    • Tessellation During Creation in an Imprecise Modeling Program
  • Success is No Shock for American Suspension

Download this issue in PDF: 8.5x11 or A4

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