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DXF Converter

Overview

DXF_Reader supports reading .dxf files in text format.
DXF_Writer can write .dxf files in text format.

Mapping

Import Mapping

Geometry in dxf files may stored in 'BLOCK' section or in 'ENTITIES' section.
In first case, that file's type is converted to model with product structure, where each block maped to assembly.
In second case, file is converted without product structure.

Scope

  • polygonal representations
  • B-Rep representations (stored in ACIS sections)
  • colors and materials
  • assembly structure
  • names

Known Limitations

  • DXF only supports 255 different colors. If the color used in ModelData_Model isn't one of those 255 supported colors, then it's replaced with the closest supported color.