Re: VRML or OBJ to STL

From: Tom Richards (
Date: Mon Jan 22 2001 - 23:33:25 EET

Karl, Our approach has always been to ask our customer to go back into his
original 3D CAD file and change his settings, so to export a larger stl
file. If the stl file is large enough, the faceted surfaces, as viewed in
Solid View (excellent program), go away and good non-faceted RP models
always result. If there's another way, I would like to hear about it. Best
Regards, Tom Richards, Metallurgist

At 01:19 PM 1/22/01 -0500, you wrote:
>Hello all,
>I was wondering if any of you knew of a way to increase the triangle count
>when writing out a VRML or OBJ file. I had been using Solid View (free down
>load-able version) to import the above mentioned formats but the resultant
>STL file(s) seems a bit rough. Would the full version treat them any
>different? Is there any other form of converting these files?
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