Microspot Ltd has released MacDraft 5.5 - Quartz Edition. MacDraft is a 2d drafting utility designed for technical illustration. The Quartz Edition features Quartz graphics and image modification within Illustrator. According to Microspot Ltd:
Microspot Ltd, developers of 2D and 3D graphics and media management applications and printer drivers, have announced the release of the OS X application, MacDraft 5.5 Quartz Edition, the latest version of their 2D CAD software. MacDraft is a powerful 2D design, drafting and technical illustration application that is affordable and designed for users of all levels.
Microspot MacDraft 5.5 Quartz Edition, developed exclusively for the Mac OS X, has added new features to enhance performance and improve image and text quality. Features include Quartz Graphics - improving line and fill quality, adjustable transparency for lines, fills, double line fills, text and bitmaps as well as superb quality rotated text using the Unicode character set.
In addition, it is now possible to modify your drawings in Adobe Illustrator.
Other enhancements include the addition of Import Picture which allows the import of PICT, TIFF, GIF, JPEG/JFIF and Windows BMP formats, the ability to use the resize palette with pixel maps and paragraph text and 100 levels of Undo. These features combined make MacDraft 5.5 Quartz Edition a superior product for CAD and graphic design.
You can find more information about the MacDraft 5.5 - Quartz Edition release at the Microspot Ltd. Web site. MacDraft 5.5 - Quartz Edition is available for US$344.00.