cadquery VS libfive

Compare cadquery vs libfive and see what are their differences.


CadQuery-- a parametric cad script framework (by dcowden)


Infrastructure for solid modeling (by libfive)
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cadquery libfive
1 20
435 1,148
- 0.9%
0.0 5.6
almost 2 years ago 4 days ago
Python C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later -
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Posts with mentions or reviews of cadquery. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-02-06.


Posts with mentions or reviews of libfive. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-09-06.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing cadquery and libfive you can also consider the following projects:

jupyter-cadquery - An extension to render cadquery objects in JupyterLab via pythreejs

curv - a language for making art using mathematics

cxx - Safe interop between Rust and C++

libredwg - Official mirror of libredwg. With CI hooks and nightly releases. PR's ok

fosscad-repo - Official FOSSCAD Library Repository

rayray - A tiny GPU raytracer, using Zig and WebGPU

cadquery - A python parametric CAD scripting framework based on OCCT

dotSCAD - Reduce the burden of mathematics when playing OpenSCAD

rust-bindgen - Automatically generates Rust FFI bindings to C (and some C++) libraries.

sdf - Simple SDF mesh generation in Python

NopSCADlib - Library of parts modelled in OpenSCAD and a framework for making projects

rapidyaml - Rapid YAML - a library to parse and emit YAML, and do it fast.