3D printing with AutoCad and MakerBot

Learn how to export AutoCAD file from a ".DWG" to 3D printing on the MakerBot with a ".stl" file.

  1. Step 1:

    Open your AutoCAD file and select the object you would like to 3D print. Then click on export.

  2. Step 2:

    Save the file as .stl format.

  3. Step 3:

    Open MakerBot Software and file your .stl file.

  4. Step 4:

    Save the file. If you are connected to a MakerBot printer you can print from there. If not save it to a USB Drive and plug the USB drive to the MakerBot printer.