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CAM2

2018

FARO® Knowledge Base

Supported CAD Import/Export File Formats for CAM2

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For CAM2® and all other versions, these are the CAD file formats that are compatible with the import and export features.

NOTE: Make sure you have the correct CAD translator before you try to import or export a CAD file. Standard CAD formats are included in CAM2. Premium CAD formats are sold separately. Contact FARO® Sales if you need a translator that does not appear on your import list.

Standard CAD Formats Version File Extension Import Export
IGES Up to 5.3 *.igs, *.iges X X
VDA/FS 1.0 & 2.0 *.vda X X
STEP AP203, AP214, AP242 *.stp, *.step X X
Parasolid 9.0 to 29.0.137 *.x_t, *xmt_txt, *x_b, *.xmt_bin X X
STL All .stl X X

Premium
CAD Formats

Version File Extension Import
CATIA V4 4.1.9 to 4.2.4 *.exp, *.model, *.session X
CATIA V5 R6 - R23 (V5-6 R2013) *.CATpart, *.CATproduct X
CATIA V6 Up to V6 R2016x *.CATpart, *.CATproduct X
       
Pro/E 16 to Creo 3.0 *.prt, *.prt.* X
Unigraphics 11 to NX 11 *.prt X
SolidWorks 98 to 2017 *.sldprt, *.sldasm X
Inventor V6 – 2017 *.ipt, *.iam X
JT 8.x, 9.x *.jt X
ACIS R1 to R2017 1.0 *.sat; *.sab, *.asat X

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Keywords:

CAD file conversion, converter, CAD compatibility, CAM2

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