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marc-is-curious
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Registered: ‎12-17-2012
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convert to stp step iges igs

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12-17-2012 06:32 AM

---- convert to stp step iges igs (mac- rapid prototyping) -----

 

i wonder if there is any free, "easy to handle" mac based converter

to convert e.g.

 stl, dwg, dxf, 3ds, fbx, wrl, dae files

to

.stp .step .iges .igs files

 

"something like" babel3d

or

even a pay-per-conversion service;

 

i am working in cinema4d, trying to

prototype 3d files,

already succeeded in generating

.stl files via "netfabb"

but

some 3d printers require .igs files

and i would like to avoid spending

a lot of money for highly capable

but not necessary conversion software

 

Any advice/link/comment is highly appreciated,

best regards!

 

 

 

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JDMather
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Registered: ‎04-20-2006
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Re: convert to stp step iges igs

12-17-2012 06:55 AM in reply to: marc-is-curious

stl conversion to other filetypes is often a problem.

 

For other conversions you can use free Inventor Fusion

http://labs.autodesk.com

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marc-is-curious
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Registered: ‎12-17-2012
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Re: convert to stp step iges igs

01-15-2013 06:07 PM in reply to: JDMather
thanks a lot for your immediate reply - have to admit that i am still working on the ancient mac-osx 6.8 ... need to update & will try it! Best regards Marc
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