TurboCAD: Message Board

The largest independent forum focused on TurboCAD is the Message Board of the TurboCAD-File-Library user group. Members share their experiences using TurboCAD and share their working knowledge of TurboCAD techniques and methods. Participation is open to all talented and friendly CAD users who might be interested in the group’s grass-root efforts to establish a repository of reference information on our publicly searchable user forum, and to build-up an open source library of TurboCAD parts and symbols. We strive to make our spam-free forum a popular destination for those seeking TurboCAD answers and for sharing solutions. If you are looking for kindred spirits to share your interest in TurboCAD and the open source philosophy, try using the message board.

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User Group


The TurboCAD-File-Library is a large, independent user group with more than 5000 TurboCAD users. Membership is open to any talented and friendly CAD user who is capable of contributing to our grass-roots initiative. Active participation represents a constructive learning and testing resource. Members share resources and techniques via the group’s Message Board, and contribute files to an open source CAD parts repository.
Once you join the group, you’ll have immediate access to all the features of the user group – post messages and participate in threaded discussions on the forum, freelance on any commercial projects, download and upload to the files area, plus more. You’ll retain full control and ownership over all your file uploads – you can modify, update, or even delete them. And you can change your group membership settings and preferences at any time upon joining. Read the group’s description…
  TurboCAD-File-Library – user group description

Admittedly ambitious is the goal of establishing an open source CAD parts library, consisting of blueprints, color palettes, documentation, details, hatch patterns, line styles, macros, materials, meshes, models, plugins, profiles, symbols, templates, textures, tutorials, etc. Such file(s) may be exchanged using the group’s file repository…
  TurboCAD-File-Library – open source file repository

Membership is free. You are invited to join this friendly group of TurboCAD users who enjoy helping and learning from each other…
  TurboCAD-File-Library – join the user group

Still have questions? You are welcome to email any questions regarding the TurboCAD-File-Library directly to the TurboCAD-File-Library List-Owner.

Join or Subscribe

The user forum consists of the message board and listserver. To post messages, if you are not already a member of the TurboCAD-File-Library, you must first join the group via the web or subscribe to the listserver via email. Those who join the group have access to all the features of the message board, whereas those who subscribe may post and receive messages by using email only (via the listserver).

[TurboCAD-File-Library] Message Listserver

To join via the web* – visit the following web page…
  TurboCAD-File-Library – join the user group
To subscribe to the listserver only* – use the form or send a blank email to the listserver…
  [TurboCAD-File-Library] – subscribe using listserver

*NOTE: Your privacy is respected no matter if you join or subscribe. Make certain to use your preferred email address to receive email when subscribing to the listserver.

Both the Message Board and Message Listserver are kept spam-free. Learn more by visiting the group’s board, which runs in tandem with the listserver.

CAD Services

If you are seeking professional CAD services from members of the TurboCAD-File-Library, try emailing a message to the group, which will be posted on the group’s Message Board (once approved by a group Moderator). For more information, send an email to the TurboCAD-File-Library Moderators.

Group members are welcome to freelance and be providers of CAD services, or Consultants. Consultants work directly for Clients offering CAD employment and jobs. There are no fees or hidden costs levied by the group for this service.

Privacy Policy

The TurboCAD-File-Library does NOT harvest nor distribute email addresses to others for any reason. The group does not send unsolicited email to members. This policy applies to members, and to former members who opted out and unsubscribed from the group. Members may unsubscribe (opt-out) at any time. The process of unsubscribing applies equally to those who joined or subscribed to the group.

Please refer to Y! Groups Privacy for more information about your privacy when using the group’s Message Board, which is based at Yahoo! Groups. For information about managing your subscription to the group’s board, refer to the webpage explaining the Message Listserver – with helpful instructions about using the message board.

Members who wish to opt-out of web beacons should read about Y! Web Beacons. Members interested in other privacy issues (e.g., cookie usage) when using any of the services provided by Yahoo! should read the Y! Privacy Policy.

Email all comments or questions regarding the group privacy policy directly to the TurboCAD-File-Library List-Owner.


TopTen award 2001. Top Ten award 2002. Top Ten award 2003. Top Ten award 2004. Top Ten award 2005.
…and so on up to the present year!