3DM Import for AutoCAD
3DM Import for AutoCAD. This plug-in gives AutoCAD the ability to import geometric data from 3DM files.
3DM Import for AutoCAD offers seamless conversion of 3DM geometry to AutoCAD's DWG geometry. The integrity of layers, blocks, block instances or inserts, dimensions, etc. are maintained across the conversion. Optionally, polycurves, meshes and blocks can be exploded into simpler objects during the import.
3DM Import for AutoCAD is very easy to use as it adds a new command to AutoCAD called "3DMImport". Simply type "3DMImport" at the AutoCAD command prompt and select a 3DM file to import into the active AutoCAD drawing. is a Rhinoceros® 3DM file import plug-in for AutoCAD®
The '3DMImport' menu consists of the following commands:
- 3DMImport - Imports a 3DM file
- 3DMImportHelp - Displays the 3DM Import for AutoCAD help file
- 3DMImportRegister - Registers your copy of 3DM Import for AutoCAD
- 3DMImportAbout - Displays the 3DM Import for AutoCAD About box
The 3DM File FormatThe 3DM (3D Model) file format is the native file format of Rhinoceros, the NURBS modeling software from Robert McNeel & Associates. The OpenNURBS Initiative was founded by Robert McNeel & Associates in January 2000, with the sole purpose of providing CAD, CAM, CAE and computer graphics software users reliable methods for transferring 3D geometry between applications via the 3DM file format.