Convert Freerunner CAD Files - IGES or STEP?

Jeremiah Flerchinger jeremiah.flerchinger at
Sat Jun 21 03:23:58 CEST 2008

On Fri, 2008-06-20 at 16:49 -0700, Mike Montour wrote:
> I don't have any need for the CAD files myself, but yesterday someone on 
> IRC was looking for an open-source program that could view them. Blender 
> apparently has the ability to import .slp files from Pro/E, so it might 
> be nice to have that in addition to IGES or STEP.

Blender is more of an artistic program than a CAD program.  I would
suggest looking at Salome (OpenCascade), gCAD3D, MEDUSA, or possibly
BRL-CAD.  All of those are free (although some require registration) and
should be able to perform conversions to files Blender can read as well.

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