What is Pepakura Designer?
Pepakura Designer is a Windows application which makes unfolded patterns from 3D data.

Pepakura Designer features to automatically unfold 3D polygon-mesh models, and allow you to edit them.

Pepakura Designer allows you to create real paper craft models from digital data!
You can try Pepakura Designer with no charge. (The data exporting feature is activated with purchase of the license keycode.)

Note that Pepakura Designer does not have 3D data design features.
You require 3D data before starting to use Pepakura Designer. Pepakura Designer supports common 3DCG file formats.

Recommended 3DCG software is Metasequoia. You can use it for 3D model design at no charge. Pepakura Designer reads Metasequoia files with high compatibility.

* Metasequoia 4 is a tetraface Inc. product.
Main Features of Pepakura Designer

One Button Unfolding

An unfolded 3D model pattern is generated at the press of a button.

Useful Toolset for Layout Editing

Pepakura Designer provides a simple and useful toolset for layout editing.
The Move, Rotate, and Join/Disjoin Parts editing tools, and the Adding Flaps enable you to beautify the layout.

Assemble Assistance

Pepakura Designer makes it possible for you to easily assemble papercraft models.
ID numbers, for example, are automatically assigned to edges for easy connection to the other side. An arrow indicating pairs of edges to be connected is shown on the application window.

Exporting

Pepakura Designer exports the unfolded pattern into several file formats, including BMP, PNG, GIF, JPG, EPS, DXF, and PDF.

Texture Setting

Switching textures On/Off enables you to make colored/white model.
You can also change texture settings on Pepakura Designer.

For more information, please see [How to use] page.