Re: STL to 3d CAD solids/surface model

From: Deelip Menezes (
Date: Thu Sep 12 2002 - 21:59:18 EEST

Dear Jorn,

If you have Rhino, you can try MeshWorks for Rhino
( It has a command called
"ExtractSolid" which creates a solid from a triangulated polygon mesh.


Deelip Menezes

>From: "JB Ventures BV" <>
>To: "RPML" <>
>Subject: STL to 3d CAD solids/surface model
>Date: Thu, 12 Sep 2002 08:47:35 +0200
>Hello All,
>Is there a CAD-package available wich can import an STL file and
>automatically can close all triangles with (triangled) surfaces, so it can
>be closed and handled as a solid/surface model within a 'normal' 3d CAD
>We now run Vero VISI-series Software (Visi-Mould) and can import an STL but
>cannot handle it or close it to a solid model for further manipulation.
>Kind regards,
>Met de overtuiging u hiermee een goede aanbieding gedaan te hebben voor
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>Jorn Berends
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