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Convert Rhinoceros 3DM to SKP Sketchup file

How to convert 3DM to SKP (Rhino to Sketchup) file format step by step tutorial.

  1. To convert Rhino to Sketchup file download & install Autoconverter software.
  2. Start Autoconverter program by clicking on the new Windows menu shortcut.
  3. Click on the Open ribbon button and navigate to your Rhinoceros 3DM file.
  4. Define mesh tessellation quality parameter for Rhino nurbs to Sketchup mesh conversion.
    • Lower quality gives simplified mesh and smaller SKP file size.
    • Higher quality gives more precise mesh but bigger SKP file size.
  5. Press OK button to open Rhino 3DM file in a new Autoconverter document.
  6. For successful Rhino to Sketchup conversion fix 3DM model geometry if defects are present.
  7. Click on the Save As... ribbon button to save your Rhino 3DM model as Sketchup SKP file format.
  8. The evaluation version of Rhino to Sketchup converter allows for 10 conversions only.
  9. The reverse conversion from Sketchup SKP to 3DM Rhino is also supported.