Re: STL to IGES convert

From: Adrian Rudin (
Date: Wed Jun 28 2000 - 09:16:56 EEST

Dear List, dear Paul-Henri

MagicsRP from Materialise allows to export a STL-File as IGES.
But I don't think this is very good idea, because you will get the
triangles from the STL as small patches. This will increase the file-size...

If you need good quality surfaces, you must do a >reverse engineering< of
the part.


At 23:30 26.06.2000 +0200, Paul-Henri Tinguely wrote:
>Hello dear list,
>We are looking for a STL to IGES file converter, do you have idea,
>experience on this matter?
>in advance thanks
>Paul-Henri Tinguely
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