Tinkercad is a free-of-charge, online 3D modeling program that runs in a web browser. Since it became available in 2011 it has become a popular platform for creating models for 3D printing as well as an entry-level introduction to constructive solid geometry in schools.
Who invented Tinkercad?
Tinkercad, the brainchild of former Google engineer Kai Backman, is making it something anyone can do. Unlike other web-based drawing programs like Sketchup, Tinkercad requires no download. You simply open your WebGL-supported browser, sign up, and create something.
When did Autodesk buy Tinkercad?
SAN FRANCISCO –(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 18, 2013— Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Tinkercad, an easy-to-use browser-based 3D design tool.
What is Tinkercad how it works?
What Is It? Tinkercad is a free, kid-friendly online computer-aided design (CAD) program enabling users to design, modify, and print 3D objects, experiment with circuits, or learn to code using blocks.
Can you add libraries to Tinkercad?
You can see the Libraries available in Tinkercad, pressing the Libraries Button in the Code Editor. Libraries that interact with components available in the editor. Libaries that can be included but have no effect in the simulator.
How do I use Tinkercad on my IPAD?
Tinkercad: iPad Basics
Is Tinkercad in cm or MM?
Millimeter : a millimeter is 1/32 or 0.039 of an inch. This is the default unit of measurement in Tinkercad.