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11 Top iPad Engineering Apps

11 Top iPad Engineering Apps

A mix of utilities and CAD and automation tools characterizes our first roundup of engineering applications for the iPad.

In searching Apple's App Store, it's obvious that there's a lot of low-hanging technical fruit. Most notable is the plethora of engineering unit conversion programs. We've included a few we found of particular interest to mechanical and industrial engineers. There are also many apps of value only to captive users of a particular vendor's products; we've included some with widespread user bases.

Click the image below to view our slideshow of useful engineering apps:

Clearly, our starter list isn't comprehensive. Still, we believe it's a good beginning. We're also interested in your favorites for a followup gallery. Please send your picks to me at [email protected].

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