COMPONENTS OF OUR PRODUCTS

Drawing EngineDrawing Engine

Our custom AutoDesk CAD system (compatible with AutoCAD) is specifically configured for the unique needs of fabricators, blacksmiths and fence contractors.

Design LibraryDesign Library

A collection of 15,000 castings & forgings from 10 industry suppliers plus driveway and walk gates drawn to scale.Our file names match the catalog numbers.

Gate AutomationGate Automation

Use our templates or draw a custom gate outline and draw a complete set of gates with dimensions and bill of materials.

Fence AutomationFence Automation

Our FenceMaker program will draw wrought iron, wood or vinyl fencing with dimensions and cut lists.

Rail AutomationRail Automation

Automatically draws horizontal and stair rails. Create picket, pipe, cable, glass and other custom rail designs in minutes.

PRODUCT PORTFOLIO

FabCAD Premium  FabCAD Drawing Engine Design Library GateMaker FenceMaker RailMaker
Complete package – No AutoCAD needed.

Boost Your Business Designed for fabricators with basic computer knowledge and powered by a custom AutoDesk CAD system, specially configured for the unique needs of ornamental metal, fence, rail and gate fabricators, FabCAD Premium automatically draws fences, rails and gates in a matter of seconds and generates complete parts and cut lists including castings and forgings. You can’t afford NOT to have it! FabCAD Premium includes the FabCAD drawing engine and everything in the Automation Suite. NO CAD EXPERIENCE REQUIRED. Learn more.

FabCAD’s AutoCAD® ADD-ON Package  Design Library GateMaker FenceMaker RailMaker
If you already have AutoCAD.

Automation tools for your fence, rail and gate business For existing users of Autodesk’s CAD software, FabCAD’s Automation adds three powerful automation tools to your AutoCAD system. FenceMaker and RailMaker automatically draws fences and rails — complete with parts and cut list in under 2 minutes. GateMaker automatically draws your gate complete with parts cut list and curved top rail specifications in seconds. Automation also includes our Design Library of over 15,000 ornamental metal castings and forgings from the best suppliers around the world. REQUIRES AUTOCAD 2016+ Software. NOTE: Our Premium Package does not need AutoCAD. It is a complete package.

FabCAD Lite  FabCAD Drawing Engine Design Library

CAD for the Craft FabCAD Lite offers our customized AutoDesk CAD system specifically configured for the unique needs of ornamental metal artisans, blacksmiths and custom “one of a kind” metal fabricators. It includes our extensive Design Library of castings and forgings from the leading manufacturers of ornamental components. THIS VERSION DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY AUTOMATION CAPABILITIES therefore there is a longer learning curve. Learn more.

Build it right the first time.

"If you can FAB it, you can CAD it." That's what Dave Filippi has been telling metal fabricators and designers since 1989.

Learn More

Partners