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how to convert solidworks file to obj ?

23 8 Intermediate
convert solidworks file to obj

STLs and 3D Printing for PolyJet

20 0 Beginner
This tutorial is the first part of our series about how to prepare and optimize settings for mesh file types supported by GrabCAD Print (GCP). The tutorial explains the building blocks of 3D printing with PolyJet. We will explain the conversion process from a CAD file to an STL file and how to optimize it to achieve the best print results possible. Future tutorials in this series will then explain more advanced types of files and operations.

Create an OBJ Cube With Your Favorite Images

17 2 Beginner
Ever wanted to create a CAD file with your favorite pictures? There are many ways to apply images and textures to CAD files. However, for most of these operations, expensive programs or CAD experience might be required. This tutorial shows you how to make a simple OBJ cube, while explaining some of the basic OBJ nomenclature. It then explains the steps to map pictures on the cube's faces. The only tools you will need is a text editor like notepad and your favorite images!

How to Convert .OBJ Files to VRML in Blender

12 1 Beginner
Note: As of Blender 2.80, the ability to export VRML files was removed. On the bright side, if you use GrabCAD Print, you can still export full color models by way of a .OBJ file! You can learn here: https://grabcad.com/tutorials/how-to-use-blender-3d-software-with-grabcad-print. If you are using an older version of Blender, this Tutorial will teach you how to take an .OBJ file and convert it to VRML format to prepare it for 3D printing.

How to Import 3MF Files from SOLIDWORKS Into GrabCAD Print

9 0 Beginner
GrabCAD Print’s latest update allows 3MF to be imported from industry standard CAD tools like SOLIDWORKS. In this tutorial we will review how to create a 3MF file in SOLIDWORKS , and enable GrabCAD Print to allow for 3MF imports. This tutorial is applicable to GrabCAD Print version 1.40 and above.

VRML Files for PolyJet

8 0 Beginner
In our previous tutorial, we defined STLs and explained best practices for using them. In this tutorial, we will explain VRML files and their expanded capabilities beyond basic geometric representation.

OBJ Files for PolyJet

7 1 Beginner
In previous tutorials in this series, we explained the capabilities of STL and VRML files in 3D printing. In this tutorial, we will explain OBJ files and their expanded capabilities in addition to color, transparency, and bump.

How to Repair Holes for STL Files

4 0 Beginner
Welcome to this Meshmixer tutorial. In this comprehensive guide, I'll show you a cool feature of Meshmixer that can saves you a lot of time. Whether you're a 3D printing enthusiast, a professional designer, or simply someone eager to perfect your 3D models, this tutorial is for you. #Meshmixer #3dmodeling #3dprinting

How To Use Blender 3D Software with GrabCAD Print

3 0 Beginner
Blender is a free open source software that allows for animations, visual effects, motion graphics, and even 3D modeling! GrabCAD Print accepts certain files which means you have another way you can print! In this tutorial we will review: -How to Export an STL from Blender -How to Export a OBJ file from Blender

How to Import GLTF Files in FUSION 360

2 0 Beginner
You can use the workflow presented in the video that makes use of Blender as Fusion 360 does not natively support importing GLTF files. However, there are a few workarounds that you can use to import GLTF files into Fusion 360. One workaround is to use a third-party plugin. There are a few different plugins available that can be used to import GLTF files into Fusion 360. One popular plugin is the GLTF Importer for Fusion 360: https://apps.autodesk.com/FUSION/en/Detail/Index?id=935621094053886114&appLang=en&os=Win64.

Convert STL and OBJ files to STEP files online!

2 2 Beginner
Convert STL and OBJ files types to modifiable STEP files that can be used in your favorite CAD for free! Convert stl to step stl to stp obj to stp obj to step conversion

How to import OBJ as editable files in CATIA V5

2 0 Beginner
How to import OBJ files in CATIA V5 (as editables elements)

How to convert Solidworks file to obj file. with mtl (material).

2 1 Intermediate
> Easiest way to convert 3d cad(STEP/IGES) to obj file. > following software also generate mtl file. Which includes material and appearances.

Create a texture file for a vertex painted model

2 0 Beginner
In my previous tutorials I have discussed the different ways that color can be assigned to models and how Photoshop can be used to make color adjustments for texture files. If such adjustments need to be made to a vertex painted model then this typically requires the original model file or specific design software such as ZBrush. But there is an easy way to create a texture file using Photoshop. Watch this video to find out more...

Freecad - repairing 3D files for 3D printing.

1 0 Intermediate
Using Freecad to heal 3D models that are created in other 3D application. Ideal for those who use sketchup to create 3D objects and export them as stl files.