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3D CAD Model File Format for Submitting an RFQ

When you use our instant online quote system for a plastic injection molding project, the first step is to upload the 3D CAD model of your part. Our system analyzes the model, and gives you an instant quote based on your quantity, material and other options. Sometimes there’s uncertainty about what file format to use for the CAD model, so we’d like to clarify. When possible, a STEP file with an .stp or .step file extension is the preferred format [...]

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Proper File Format for Submitting an RFQ

When you use our instant online quote system, the first step is to upload your 3D CAD model(s). Our system analyzes the models, compares them to other projects in a huge database of CAD models, part geometries and data, and gives you an instant quote. Sometimes our customers have confusion about what file format to use for the CAD model, so we’d like to clarify as to what is the proper file format for submitting an RFQ. When possible, a [...]

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