How can I export a Materialise Magics Project as a STL file?

  • How can I export a Materialise Magics Project as a STL file? dvsn

    I created a new project in Materialise Magics, added a few parts (different STLs), moved them around in certain positions and now I want to export this project into another STL, containing my recent work.

    The export menu seems to be all grey, like this function is not available. Do I have to do some repairing first or something similar? Or Magics needs other software in order to export a Magics Project to a STL file?

  • Instead of using save project as or export click save part as, this defaults to an STL file.

  • I gather from your post that you are trying to export a build file containing multiple individual pieces, possibly to be printed. I suggest using the 'Merge' tool to join each of the individual STL's into one file. You can then save it as as single part or export it to a printer. This information comes from my experience as an Additive manufacturing technician. The following link is a Github repo containing a workflow on this process:

    Magic's Build File Creation

3d-models file-formats materialise-magics
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