[Tex/LaTex] Recommended tools for vector drawing


I would like to draw a wind turbine to demonstrate the coordinate systems used in my calculations. A similar one as follows

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However I am wondering which tool would fit for this. I am beginner in tikz, therefore one solution would be to draw in an external tool which can export into tikz or pdf. Can anybody suggest one?

Best Answer

A list of drawing tools that can export TikZ code is maintained on the TeXExample site.


Most of the tools mentioned are either some form of conversion script, or a stand-alone graphics editor. Most of the graphics editor tools can export to PDF.

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