DRAWCUT

the hippest
vinyl cutting software
around

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About DrawCut

THE MOST SUPERIOR VINYL CUTTING SOFTWARE IN THE WORLD

THAT WORKS FOR BEGINNERS AND PROFESSIONALS

DrawCut is dedicated sign and lettering software designed specifically for making the most amazing vinyl lettering, garment decoration and general signs. DrawCut enables you to produce a wide range of vinyl lettering, logos, garment flocking, signage, pinstriping and comes with a suite of powerful text, curve and object tools plus full LAPOS Q  support for the most accurate contour cutting!

 

 

drawcut will make you cut your artwork faster and easier than with any other cutting software

DrawCut Lite

Layout, edit and cut your designs and artwork

DrawCut LITE works with all Secabo vinyl cutters of CIII, C V and S II with LITE, T II comes with PRO

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Powerful text tools

Node editing

Wireframe view

Vinyl cutter control

 

DrawCut Pro

Full control over editing and cutting your Artwork

LAPOS Q – the most advanced contour cutting system

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Some features of DrawCut PRO

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Contour Cutting with LAPOS Q

Text tools and effects

Bitmap vectorisation and tracing

Drop and Block Shadow

 

DrawCut Expert

full-featured vinyl cutting software that meets all your needs

3D modelling for plotable 3D objects

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Some features of DrawCut EXPERT

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Alignment and dimension tools

Advanced shapes

3D modelling

Expert text features

Pricing

Full Licenses

DrawCut LITE
93.71€
  • Experience a simple and easy to use software to design, layout, illustrate, edit and shape your artwork.
  • And most importantly: cut your artwork on any Secabo vinyl cutter – fast, smoothly and precisely.
DrawCut EXPERT
292.94€
  • DrawCut EXPERT is a full-featured software package offering a total solution for all your signmaking needs.
  • It comes with a giant arsenal of tools and features, like a powerful tracing utility, which are unequaled in the industry.

 

Upgrades

DrawCut EXPERT - Upgrade using LITE
219.40€
  • Upgrade from DrawCut LITE to DrawCut EXPERT to enjoy all advanced features DrawCut EXPERT can provide. Whether you want to use vector brushes, let self-welding make your life easier or even work within 3D workspaces – DrawCut EXPERT can handle all of that and much more.
DrawCut EXPERT - Upgrade using PRO
170.37€
  • Upgrade from DrawCut PRO to DrawCut EXPERT to enjoy all advanced features DrawCut EXPERT can provide. Whether you want to use vector brushes, let self-welding make your life easier or even work within 3D workspaces – DrawCut EXPERT can handle all of that and much more.
 DrawCut LITEDrawCut PRODrawCut EXPERT
Interface
Professional GUI (improved)
Document Tabs (new)
DesignCenter (new)
Smooth Screen Display
Zero-wait state™ (improved)
Intelrtrack™ (improved)
Intelrstep™ (improved)
On-Screen Editing (improved)
On-Screen Feedback
Menus & Information
Comprehensive Menus (improved)
Power Menus
Launch
Status Bar (improved)
Heads Up Display (improved)
**
Long Hints
**
Statistics
User Modes
Workspace Modes (new)
Hide/Show Toolbars (new)
Display Options
**
Settings
Short Cut Keys
Spatial (Workspace)
Sign Blanks
**
Drawing
Object Selector (Pick Tool)
Select Mode (Pick Tool)
Freehand Curve
Create Curve (Poly Curves)
Create Line
Smooth Line
Vector Brush
Basic-Shapes
**
General Power-Shapes
*
Advanced Power-Shapes
*
Parametric Drawing
Parametric Editing
Node Edit Tool (improved)
Knife/Slice
Knife/Delete
Eraser
Reverse Eraser
Paste Mode
Paste Image
Apply Last Scale
Reserve Fill (improved)
Curve & Shaping Tools
Curve Type
Curve Tools (improved)
Extract Contour
Self-Weld
Delete Contour
Corner to Curve to Corner
Reverse Direction
Smooth Close
Connector Tools
Replace Section (improved)
Node Types
Node Sliders
Node Alignment
Node Frame
Reduce Nodes
*
Editing (Visual)
Measurement Tools
Convert to Curves
Stroke (Pen/Line)
Welding
**
Shaping
*
Import/Export/Publish
Raster (Image) Formats (improved)
**
Vector/Raster Formats (improved)
**
Exporting Files (improved)
**
Effects
Contour
Basic Distortions
*
Advanced Distortions
Keyline Effect
Outline/Inline Effect
*
Multi Outline/Inline Effect
Outline Module (new)
Corner Styles
Stripes
Block Shadow
Drop Shadow
Special Effects & Shading
3D Modelling
Display Shading Effects
Fill & Pen Styles
Fill Styles
**
Fill Mode
Gradient Fills (improved)
Preset Gradients (extended)
Gradient Picker
Color Picker (new)
Image Fill
Reverse Fill
Pattern (Hatch & Island) Fills
Wireframe Fill
Pen Styles (Stroke)
Pen Tools
Stroke (Line) Styles
End Caps
Arrange Tools
Circle Array (new and improved)
*
Matrix Array
Tile Array (new and improved)
*
Work Sheets
Step & Repeat (new and improved)
*
Z Order (Above/Below)
Page to Fit Object (new)
Nest to Page (new)
Design Tools
Background Bitmaps
Clones (improved)
Image Template (new)
Color Pallets (improved)
*
Color Libraries (updated)
Objects/Symbol Files
Group/Ungroup
Lock/Unlock (improved)
Show/Hide
Object Statistics
Multiple Object Clipboard
Snap (improved)
Transformations
Edit Tools
Copy & Apply Properties
Curves
**
Cut, Copy, Paste
Duplicate
Edit Modes
Fit Object to
Move Object to
Nudge
Smart Nudge
Text Wrapping
Elastic Mode
Select by Object(s)
*
Find & Replace Fonts
Find & Replace Text
Select All
Select By Color (improved)
Select By Attributes
Size Tools & Information
**
Pure Size
Undo/Redo
Resize & Rotate Tools
Resize (new)
Measure (new)
Rotate (new)
Reapply (new)
Document Tools
Recent Documents (new)
Explorer Thumbs (new)
File Types
Legacy Formats
Master (Background) Pages
Copy & Apply Document Attributes
Document Pages
Multiple Pages
Insert Page
Page Control
Page Background

Page Border
Page Objects
Page Origin
Page Thumbnails (improved)
Page Navigation
Extract/Insert Pages
Clone Page
Screen Previews
Full Screen Preview
Units
Unit Display
Unit Independence
Unit Box (Field) Intelligence
Layout
Anchor Points
Grid
Guides (extended)
Guide Styles
Dynamic Guides
Rulers (improved)
Page Setup
Alignment Tools (improved)
*
Smart Align
Distribute Tools (improved)
*
Space Apart Tools (improved)
*
Dimension Tools
Dynamic Dimensions
Visual Dimensions & Guides
Object Management
Object Manager
Object Selector (new)
Property Inspector
Dynamic Content
Display (View)
Display Modes (extended)
Display Options (extended)
**
Display/Hide
**
Zoom Tools
*
Color Management & Tools
Color Models/Space
**
Colorbar
Uniform Color
Vinyl Color Pallets (improved)
Named Color Pallets (improved)
Import Color Libraries (new)
System (Advanced) Colors
*
Default Fill and Pen Color
Select by Color Module
Color Selector (new)
Color Applicator (Fill)
Colors in Use
Color Management
Project Management
Auto-Save/Backup
Flash Backups
Settings/Preferences/Options
Document Statistics
Project Information
Project Invoice
Comments & Notes
Printing (Desktop)
Print Dialog (improved)
**
Setup
**
Layout
**
Print Options
**
Print Thumbnails
**
Fonts
Font Management

Fonts (True Type)
Fonts (Type 1)
Font Preview
Font Library
Font Categories
Unicode Support
Text Types
Artistic Text (improved)
Paragraph Text (improved)
Multi-Language Editor
Vertical Text
Toggle to Vertical Text
Arc Text
Path Text (improved)
Text Styles
Text Appearance
*
Text Styles
Underline Styles
*
Subscript & Superscript
Text Editing
Break/Split Text
Change Case
Cut, Copy, Paste
Character Selection
Drag Character 
Insert Symbol (improved)
Font Size & Attributes
Font Scale (physical size)
Character Skew
Tracking
Line Spacing (Numeric) (new)
Line Spacing (Manual)
Word Spacing
Kerning/Kerning Pairs
*
Visual Editing (improved)
**
Find & Replace (Text or Fonts)
*
Convert Text
*
Text Tools
Text Menus
**
Spell Checking
Statistics/Word Count
Text Effects
Text on Path (improved)
Text on Arc (Circle)
Paragraph Text
Bullets (Symbols)
Columns
Tabs (improved)
Justification (Horizontal Alignment)
**
Wrap
Images (Bitmaps)
Import & Export (new and improved)
**
Color Space
*
Convert To Bitmap (improved)
Statistics/Information (improved)
**
Image Filters & Special FX
Image Adjustments (improved)
Color Correction
Special Effects
Color Reduce
Blur
Image Effects
Basic-Bitmap Distortions
Advanced-Bitmap Distortions
Image Editing
Node Editing
Crop
Flatten
Resample (improved)
Vinyl Cutting (improved)
Contour Cutting Wizard (new)
Auto Cut (new)
Cut Documents (new)
Contour Cutting Tools (new)
Auto-Detect Marks (new)
Laser-Pointer Cutters (new)
Contour Cutlines (improved)
Printing Artwork (new)
**
Step & Repeat (new)
Preflight (new)
Advanced Tools (new)
Cut Document Tools (new)
Preview (Preflight)
Nesting
Edit Tools (new)
Merge Colors (improved)
Tile Bleed (Overlap)
Step & Repeat (Copies)
Crop (Trim) Tools
Rotate, Size and Position
Absolute Position (new)
Tile Box (new)
Side-View Mode
Dimensions
Auto Cut (improved)
Preview (Preflight)
Crop (Trim) Tools
Rotate, Size and Position
Absolute Position (new)
Registration Marks (new)
Dimensions
Weeding Tools
Easy-Lift Marks™ (new)
Speed-Weed™ (improved)
Speed-Boxes (improved)
Weed-Boxes (improved)
Vinyl Spooler (improved)
Production Queue
Auto-Save Media (new)
View Cut File By Size/Color/Date
Cutfile Management
Export/Import Device Settings (new)
Vinyl Cutters
Connection Types
Network Cutting
Plotter Control (improved)
Vinyl Cutter Drivers (extended)
Polling
Simultaneous Cutting
Vinyl Cutter Tools
Blade Compensation (improved)
Overcut
Preserve Cutting Order (new)
Optimize Cutter's Path
Device Settings (improved)
Try Before you Buy
Easy-Step Install (unrestricted)
Setup Wizard (improved)
No Dongle
Easy Activation
No Numbers to Type in!
Help
Getting Started Guide
Fast Hints
Built-In Help
Built-In Manual
Tool Tips
Micro Help
Training & Support
Lessons
Tutorials
Engraving
Engraving Tools
Engraving Features
Vectorizing (Scan & Trace)
Vectorizer (improved)
Trace Tools (improved)
Color Vectorization
Trace Options
On-Screen Digitizing
Acquire Image
Twain Support
Font Manager
Font Manager
System Resources
Print Font Lists
Font Backup

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Support

Video tutorials and lessons for DrawCut LITE

 

 

Video tutorials and lessons for DrawCut PRO

 

 

 

Video tutorials and lessons for DrawCut EXPERT

 

 

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You can install and use DrawCut without purchasing unlimited in time by downloading the trial versions. All functions to save, export and cut files on a cutting plotter are deactivated in the trial versions. In order to use all functions, you need to purchase a license.

DrawCut Blog and news

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DrawCut available in Italian now!

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DrawCut available in French, Spanish, English and German now!

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DrawCut version in French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Polish available soon

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