How to convert CAD to STL for 3D Printing

Javelin Tech Tips

Coarse STL File produces larger triangles, rougher finish. Alibre. Select objects: Use an object selection method and press Enter when you finish. How CAD files are exported to STL is an important process for accurate building of parts.

CAD-TO- STL file Instruction sheet

3D Rapid Pro

Set Angle Control to 1 * OK Alibre * File * Export * Save As > STL * Enter File Name * Save AutoCAD (Versions: R14-2000i) * At the command prompt type "FACETRES" * Set FACETRES between 1 and 10. (1 Must be ONE solid to export to STL) * Command entry: stlout * Select objects: Use an object selection method and press ENTER when you finish * Create a binary STL file?