Tips & tricks for AutoCAD / Bricscad / ZWCAD users

Automapki Application

Automapki Application

Overlay DWG drawing entities on top of public satellite imagery provided by Open Street Map, Map Quest, Open Aerial or any user defined WMS / WTS base layers.

Automesher Application

Automesher Application

Convert polyface mesh to solid and import / export many of 3D file formats including STL (stereolithography), SKP (Trimble SketchUp), OBJ (Wavefront), 3DS (3D Studio) and others.

Autoconverter

Autoconverter

Import, export and convert many of 3D file formats including STL (stereolithography), SKP (Trimble SketchUp), OBJ (Wavefront), 3DS (3D Studio), SAT (Standard ACIS Text) and more.

Autoshaper

Autoshaper

Import, export and convert 3D file formats with Nurbs solid shapes including STEP (STandardized Exchange of Product), 3DM (Rhino), IGES, BREP and more with automatic surface reconstruction from triangle mesh files.

Automate mesh to solid conversion with AutoLISP

  1. Reset CMDDIA system variable to disable command dialog boxes:
    (command "CMDDIA" 0)
  2. Execute mesh to solid command with the given command line parameters:
    (command "AMCONVERTMESH" (entlast) "" "Face" "None" "No" "No" "No")
  3. To import mesh file with AutoLISP automation script use the code below:
    (command "AMIMPORTMESH" "C:\\work\\mesh.obj" "polyfacemesh")
  4. To export 3D model to a mesh file format with AutoLISP command:
    (command "AMEXPORTMESH" (entlast) "" "C:\\work\\solid.skp")
  5. To enable dialog boxes for mesh to solid conversion command revert CMDDIA change:
    (command "CMDDIA" 1)