KeyCreator – Direct CAD & Converter

KeyCreator – Direct CAD & Converter in a single System

KeyCreator is the solution that connects 2D/3D data and manufacturing process. KeyCreator is known for its easy to use tools for construction, manufacturing, development and shop floor.

  • True 2D + 3D construction (simultaneous creating/editing of wireframes, surfaces and solid modeling)
  • Hybrid editing of native and imported models and assemblies by Direct CAD tools, Parameter-based geometry editing, sheet metal functions,…
  • Working of assemblies and bills of materials
  • Produce drawings from 3D files (also from imported files)
  • Import native CAD data from other CAD packages (CATIA, Pro/Engineer, Siemens NX(Unigraphics), STEP, …)
  • Repair imported CAD files
  • Animation capabilities
  • Create NC programs, FEM analysis and photorealistic rendering
  • Create direct CAD comparisons

KeyCreator Editions

KeyCreator Standard
Complete package to create and edit 2D / 3D wireframes, surfaces and solid modeling.

Includes the module “KeyCreator Compare” that enables users to import, edit and compare dozens of native CAD files produced from other systems.

KeyCreator Drafting
Package to create and edit 2D / 3D wireframes as well as draftings from 3D models.

Import formats

With KeyCreator you can read the following data formats:

  • ACIS
  • Autodesk AutoCAD
  • Autodesk Inventor
  • Bitmap
  • CATIA *
  • GIF
  • IGES
  • JPEG
  • KeyCreator
  • Parasolid
  • 3D PDF (U3D)
  • Pro/ENGINEER *
  • Siemens NX *
  • SolidWorks
  • STEP
  • Stereolithography
  • TIFF
  • Unigraphics *
  • Universal3D

* Optional available and additionally charged

Export formats

With KeyCreator you can output the following data formats:

  • ACIS
  • Autodesk AutoCAD
  • Bitmap
  • CATIA **
  • Computer Graphics Metafile
  • GIF
  • HPGL
  • IGES
  • JPEG
  • KeyCreator
  • Parasolid
  • PDF (2D + 3D)
  • STEP
  • Stereolithography
  • TIFF
  • Universal3D
  • Virtual Reality Markup
  • Windows Metafile

** Optional available and additionally charged

Licensing forms

KeyCreator offers most flexible licensing forms for all needs:

USB hardwarelock (dongle). Allows flexible use on any computer.

Applicable to any number of computers. A limited number of licenses are shared among a larger number of users over time. When an authorized user wishes to run KeyCreator, he requests a license from a central license server. If a license is available the license server allows KeyCreator to run. When he finishes using KeyCreator the license is reclaimed by the license server and made available to other authorized users.

Add-on modules

3D Translator Pack
Read 3D data from CATIA, Siemens NX (Unigraphics) and Pro/E.

3D Translator Pack and CATIA V5 Export
Read 3D data from CATIA, Siemens NX (Unigraphics) and Pro/E as well as output CATIA 3D files.

Compare, Compare Validation, Compare Extended ECO
Precise 3D model comparision (mathematical) and various report generation.
Create easily and automatically reports for PowerPoint and PDF.
Also available as stand-alone version.

Creation of photorealistic images based on KeyCreator 3D data.

KeyMachinist – Toolpath Generation and NC Utilities
Economical 2 & 3 Axis NC Programmingwith flexible cutting strategies and fast toolpath generation.

KeyCreator Analysis
Multiphysics CAD Analysis. Simple, fast and accurate results for simulation novice. Fast and accurate true multi-physics for the simulation analyst.

KeyView Lite
With KeyView Lite and its numerous functions you can read and measure KeyView and KeyCreator files. KeyView Lite is free of charge.

Do you need more information about our add-on modules? Contact us!

Prices & Request

KeyCreator Drafting is available from € 1.060,-
KeyCreator Standard from € 2.990,-.

Please contact us – we will be happy to send you a personal KeyCreator offer - Direct CAD & Converter in a single system.

All prices are net unit prices plus VAT (if applicable).


Free Trail Version KeyCreator Standard
Download Trial Version

We kindly send you your trial version on DVD – please contact us!

Downloads for Customers
In the download area for our customers, you can download the current version and update your licenses.

Customer download

Service & Support

Support Hotline
If you have any technical problems with KeyCreator, please contact our technical support.

Thomas Berkmann
Phone: +49 (0) 7152 9453-65
E-Mail: support(at)


KeyCreator Individual Training
We offer individual training courses tailored specifically to your needs. They can take place in Leonberg, Fulda or at your premises.

Contact us now!


Have a look at our other products:
KeyView KeyViewOffice  InspectionXpert  OpenLM



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+49 7152 9453-65

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