GoMeasure3D Support

Software Techniques

Tips and Tricks for Optimal Use

Change World Coordinates on Imported Scan Files
Imported scan data sometimes places the world coordinates in seemingly random locations in relation to the part.  This can be frustrating when viewing th...
Thu, 13 Sep, 2018 at 2:31 PM
Import Mesh Features
XTract3D is a very useful add-in for Solidworks that allows users to take scan data and turn it into useful information for building out a full CAD model.  ...
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018 at 11:37 AM
Align Mesh Feature
When objects are scanned, often the capture software does not place the data at the center of world coordinates.  When the scan data is them imported into S...
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018 at 11:37 AM
Slice Mesh Feature
One of the most powerful tools of XTract3Dis its ability to slice an .stl in a way that the edges are easily usable for building out models.  This video dem...
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018 at 11:50 AM
Snapping Tools Feature
After a part has been sliced in order to show the edges of an stl file, a drawing can be done to copy those curves to record geometry.  The snapping tools w...
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018 at 11:52 AM
Mesh Deviation Feature
As the user starts to reverse engineer their part.  Sometimes it is important to look at how closely that CAD deviates from the original scan data.  This ca...
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018 at 11:53 AM
Created Multiple Slices about an Axis on a Single Drawing Plane
When reverse engineering a part in Solidworks, Xtract3D can make the process go much faster and with higher accuracy.  Using the Slice feature in sketch mod...
Thu, 13 Sep, 2018 at 2:32 PM