Freecad is an open source platform for design engineers for CAD,CAM, CAE and PLM applications. This is a modular software which means you can use modules (that can be python scripts on macros) to add to the core program to enhance its features and power.
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The FreeCAD interface can therefore be described as a very simple container, with a menu bar, a 3D view area, and a couple of side panels for displaying the scene contents or object properties. All the contents of these panels can be changes depending on the workbench.
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