Accepted Files & Formats

Below is a list of preferred methods for transferring design drawing and data to us for your product. The type of visualization you have will determine which file types are most suitable for providing us with the data. If you are unsure of what file type if best for your data, please contact us.

2D Geometry:

  • Adobe Acrobat (.pdf)
  • AutoCAD (.dwg)
  • Generic 2D format (.dxf)
  • Inventor

3D Geometry (Spinfire Prof.):

  • 3D Studio
  • CATIA V4
  • CGM
  • G-Code
  • IGES (.igs)
  • ISO
  • JT Open
  • Parasolid
  • Pro-E (.prt)

Image File Formats:

  • Bitmap (.bmp or .rle)
  • CompuServe GIF (.gif)
  • Generic (.pdf)
  • JPEG (.jpg or .jpeg)
  • PCX image (.pcx)
  • Photo CD (.pcd)
  • Photoshop (.psd, .eps or .pdd) Raw format (.raw)
  • Red Storm File Format (.rsb)
  • Scitex CD (.sct)
  • Sun Raster File (.ras)
  • Targa (.tga)
  • TIFF (.tif)
  • Windows Metafile (.wmf)

Document Formats:

  • HTML
  • Microsoft Office
  • Text Files (.txt)
  • Windows Write

Video Formats:

  • Digital video (DV)
  • Div
  • Macromedia Flash (.swf)
  • MP3 files (.mp3)
  • MPEG format (.mpeg)
  • QuickTime Files
  • RAM Meta File (.ram)
  • Real Media Files (.rm or .ra)
  • Windows Media Files (.asf or .asx or .wm)