Per other comments, I would recommend PolyTrans from Okino for translation
of tesselated dataHere is the contact information for Okino:
3397 American Drive, Unit # 1. Mississauga, Ontario. L4V 1T8.
Tel: 888-3D-OKINO, (905) 672-9328.
Director of Business Development
795 San Antonio Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303
Phone: 650.846.2122 Fax: 650.846.2160 URL: www.paraform.com
> -----Original Message-----
> From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf
> Of Geiger, Martin (EP/QFM)
> Sent: Thursday, July 22, 1999 5:44 AM
> To: 'email@example.com'
> Subject: Formats for tesselated data
> The use of tesselated data for different applications is rapidly
> So, there are different file formats for different applications.
> STL for RP
> OpenInventor for Visualiziation
> VRML for Internet
> One disadvantage is that the tesselation is typically done
> separat for every
> Is there any experience in storing tesselated data in EDM/PDM systems
> parallel to CAD data?
> Are there any tools to convert the data between the formats. I
> would prefer
> macros, without download of the data into a visualization system
> like CAD.
> Martin Geiger
> DaimlerChrysler AG
> Dep. EP/QFM (Technology Team)
> House Post Code: B652
> D-71059 Sindelfingen
> Phone: +49 (0) 7031 90 82572
> Fax: +49 (0) 7031 90 81978
> E-Mail: Martin.M.Geiger@DaimlerChrysler.com
> For more information about the rp-ml, see http://ltk.hut.fi/rp-ml/
For more information about the rp-ml, see http://ltk.hut.fi/rp-ml/
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