How to convert CAD to STL for 3D Printing

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Alibre. Select Part Properties, then Rendering. 3D Printing Techniques Alibre AutoCAD® Autodesk Inventor® CADKEY DataCAD Google SketchUp IronCAD Mechanical Desktop PRO/E PTC Creo® Revit Rhino Siemens NX™ SolidEdge STL Think3 Unigraphics

CAD-TO- STL file Instruction sheet

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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 CAD-TO-STL The.STL file format has become the Rapid Prototyping industry''s defacto standard data transmission format. This format approximates the surfaces of a solid model with triangles.