CAD Tools

Alibre

Advantages

  • Cheap compared to other CAD software (*cough* Solidworks *cough*)

Disadvantages

  • UI doesn’t look as nice
  • Some keyboard/mouse commands are non-intiative
  • Some sketch object constraints are hard/impossible to remove once added

SolidWorks

Advantages

  • Looks really nice

Disadvantages

  • Expensive!