RE: Creating STL files in SOLID WORKS

From: Giorgos Hatzilias (
Date: Fri Jul 27 2001 - 18:35:48 EEST

Also, be sure to set to binary stls, they are much more compact than ascii
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  Sent: Friday, July 27, 2001 9:30 AM
  Subject: Creating STL files in SOLID WORKS

  Hi List,

  I have a customer who is trying to generate STL files in Solidworks. He is
producing STL files of typical RP type components but they are coming out at
60 MB! what is he doing wrong?

  Anyone have any ideas?

  As usual all comments/suggestions gratefully recieved.

  Oliver Cole
  Technical Director



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