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JDrafting download for Linux

Free download JDrafting Linux app to run online in Ubuntu online, Fedora online or Debian online

This is the Linux app named JDrafting whose latest release can be downloaded as jdrafting_1_12_exec.jar. It can be run online in the free hosting provider OnWorks for workstations.

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JDrafting is an open source Java application to create Technical Drawing exercises.
This application is inspired by the 'Classical Construction', also known as 'Ruler-and-compass Construction' or 'Compass-and-straightedge construction'. However, another drawing tools can be used.
(More info about classical construction: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Compass-and-straightedge_construction)
Download examples in 'Files tab'

JRE 8+ needed



  • See exercise step by step
  • Easy to use
  • Export to SVG/PNG
  • English/Spanish/Greek
  • Basic shapes; points, segments, arcs, circumferences, ...
  • Ruler and protractor
  • Other shapes; rectangles, polygons, polylines, splines, free hand, text box, math functions
  • Tools; perpendiculars, parallels, mediatrix, midpoint, bisectrix, capable arc, ...
  • Transform; rotations, translations, homothety, symmetries, ...


Education, Engineering

User interface

Java Swing

Programming Language



Graphics, Vector-Based, Education

This is an application that can also be fetched from https://sourceforge.net/projects/jdrafting/. It has been hosted in OnWorks in order to be run online in an easiest way from one of our free Operative Systems.