Aspire

Aspire: CAD/CAM complete software

Aspire is created on the same Vectric® VCarve Pro software platform, sharing the same intuitive interface and its ease of use for design and production. Aspire also allows you to turn 2D sketches, photos, drawings and digital artwork into 3D models.

It is used by a wide range of companies to create products that include decorative panels and doors, ornaments, bespoke furnishings, architectural moldings, dimensional signage, carved company logos, personalized gifts and many other applications.

Aspire is the only software that includes a complete set of tools to import, design and modify both 2D and 3D files, giving the possibility to create your own works from scratch.

Technical features - Aspire

2-sided processing

  • Work and material setup
  • Preview and multi-sided view
  • Import of 3D models [STL]

 


 

Drawing and layout tools

  • Creation of vector shapes
  • Tracing image
  • Advanced text tools
  • 2D file import [DXF – DWG – EPS – AI – SKP – SVG]
  • Resizing
  • Transformation and modification of vectors
  • Vector layout [True shape nesting] for the positioning of the shapes and the optimization of the tool path
  • Level management
  • Rulers, guidelines and snap grids [Magnetized grid]
  • Vector cut
  • Creation of vectorized textures
  • Smart snapping to align vectors and nodes
  • Quick keys to simplify the creation of shapes
  • “Vector validator” for vector control

 


 

3D modeling

  • Creation of 3D shapes from vector drawings
  • “Two rail sweep” tool for creating geometric shapes with rounded edges, perfect for drawing organic shapes such as leaves or floral ornaments
  • Extraction and plot
  • Texture creation
  • Interactive sculpting and blending
  • [Turn and rotate] Turn & Spin tool for creating symmetrical profiles
  • Creating 3D textures from images
  • Editing 3D components
  • High quality 3D preview
  • Mirror mode for creating perfectly symmetrical projects
  • Offset model
  • Management of 3D components
  • Import of 3D models and clipart [STL – OBJ – 3DM, etc]
  • Smart clip art generation – 3D clip
  • Clipart library for accessing and reusing 2D/ 3D files
  • Free clip art

 


 

Tool paths

  • Setting up the material
  • Production of 3D profiles
  • Easy and efficient pocketing
  • Drilling
  • Precise “V” notch
  • Raised prism processing for the creation of lettering and relief shapes
  • “Molding toolpath” for the generation of tool paths of 3D geometries such as molding, arches and frames
  • Internal and external fluting toolpaths [Toolpaths for grooves]
  • Creating toolpaths for textures
  • Automatic inlays for the creation of clipping and emptying profiles for the assembly of notches and inserts
  • 3D roughing and finishing
  • 3D toolpath strategies
  • High quality 3D preview
  • Estimation of processing times
  • Tool path tiling: divides the project to adapt the size of the material and the limits of the machine
  • Toolpath templates
  • Shape tool for customizing cutting profiles
  • Tool paths for NC machines with rotary axis
  • Plate engraving
  • Quick engraving for diamond tools