An EDRW file is an eDrawings file. Learn how to open file or convert/ edit an EDRW file to PDF, BMP, PNG, or some other file format. Augmented Reality with eDrawings mobile delivers exceptional design communication by allowing you to view your designs and concepts in the context of the. Re: to dwg . A SolidWorks eDrawing (*.edrw) is a web viewing format similar to I tried with eDrawing – couldn’t get it to work.

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Are these 2D parts or 3D parts that they need? As far as I know, one of the explicit purposes of eDrawings is to have a non-editable format that cannot be reverse engineered. Of course you are going to have a hard time using edrawings files with CNC vendors.

How to reverse engineer an Edrawing part file to design that same part in Solidworks?

CNC venders cant use eDrawings conert If you just give them an edrawings file and say make me this, then your quote is gonna be higher because they are gonna have to do the engineering for you. Edrawings are so your customers can view the file only. The most important thing is having the three dimensional information without having to recreate it, unless your parts are very simple, such as profiles or something.

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CNC venders cant use eDrawings I always give my suppliers a pdf drawing file. EDrawings are the only format we send to our vendors, otherwise it becomes a hassle and time consuming keeping track of multiple files on our servers. This is a tool to view 3d files and 2d prints.


Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden. One option with eDrawings is to allow STL output. I give it to them as a parasolid file and they are very happy.

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They can not create their NC programs with it. It has no data in it to run NC stuff of. Join your peers on the Internet’s largest technical engineering professional community.

From a CNC programmers point of view, I would far rather have the native Solidworks model and maybe a paper or pdf file to look at. Close this window and log in. I always give my suppliers a pdf drawing file. To answer your question, I don’t know of any 3rd party coversion converr for eDrawings.

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In Edrawings they added a feture that the publisher could tk on to allow export of the Edrwaing to and STL file format. CNC venders cant use eDrawings To answer your question, I don’t know of any 3rd party coversion programs for eDrawings. Are there free programs by Solidworks out there edtawing will take eDrawings and convert them to a suitable format for these CNC machines?

DXF” as well as “Save As Why do you only send eDrawings? Have any of you used this feature successfully to convey 3D model data to a vendor?

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Very few CAM packages can handle large stl counts. The CAM software we use, Surfcam, can read the model directly and saves many hours exrawing the programmer trying to recreate the 3D model from a 2D drawing. STL is only good for 3D printing Are you an Engineering professional? This would provide all the info our vendors need in one non-editable file, reducing the potential for error of parametrically updated 3D data no longer matching the controlled PDF drawing.


Neither of these formats edfawing be easily modified, but provide all information you need to create the part. Give them everything they need to start making toolpaths and cutting right off and it will be reflected in your quote.

CNC venders cant use eDrawings Edrawings are so your customers can view the file only. Students Click Here Join Us! They know I do my design in SolidWorks and if they feel they need it they ask for my solid model to feed it into their CNC software. Red Flag This Post Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Give your vendors pdf prints with your tolerances, give them 3d files to bring into the CAM package, and if they want 1: We seem to be having a hard time getting our CNC venders to accept eDrawings from us.

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Chris Systems Analyst, I. I’m sure that there are many other CAM systems that could read the Solidworks files. Posting Guidelines Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.