The conversion is done through a PDF printer driver such as novaPDF. If you do not how to save solidworks drawing as pdf novaPDF installed, use the Download page to download and install it.

2D and 3D design and drafting, developed by Autodesk. Converting DWG to PDF is a practical way to share your drawings with other people, without them needing to install AutoCAD. If your drawing contains sensitive information, novaPDF lets you convert the DWG file to a password protected pdf. This way only recipients that know the password can view its content. After converting your drawing to a PDF using novaPDF, you can also email it to other users automatically without having to open separate e-mail programs. Autodesk which allows users to view and plot AutoCAD DWG and DXF files, and to publish these same files to the DWF file format. If you have suggestions on how to improve this article add a comment or rate it.

To join, enter your email address below and click on Subscribe. Copyright Softland 2005 – 2017. Unicorn, and I decided to make a model of it, using 3D printing. This is “Gigi” the Unicorn: A quick bit of Photoshoppery to turn the mobile phone image into a line drawing. A quick bit of Photoshoppery to turn the mobile phone image into a line drawing. I didn’t want to spend a month killing myself with surfaces.

Same process more-or-less for the other Unicorn features. I made it a lot simpler. The final step was to scale the model so it’s approximately 60mm tall. Import the STL file into the UP!

The software tells you how much ABS the model will use, and how long it will take. It also tells you how many layers will make up the print, because the Unicorn is on it’s side, it is only 27 layers. Here is it being printed. You’ll notice that here is one being printed well, alongside one that lifted off the build platform so I had to throw it away half done, and the resulting extruded plastic mess that is going nowhere. You are commenting using your Twitter account. You are commenting using your Facebook account.

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I’ll be adding adding macros here which might be helpful to SOLIDWORKS Users. No claims, support, refund, safety net, or warranties are expressed or implied. Free distribution and use of the codes in other free works is welcome. Use at your own risk! If you found this post useful, please share it! 100 holes on the sheet metal? SLDDRW file without affecting its part file.