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incorrect scale [message #60180] Mon, 14 January 2013 11:48 UTC Go to next message
avatar carlyemma  is currently offline carlyemma
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When I import my model it loads at a smaller scale... should I scale it larger in 3Dmax and re-export the STL file?
Re: incorrect scale [message #60181 is a reply to message #60180 ] Mon, 14 January 2013 12:35 UTC Go to previous message
avatar Psychobob  is currently offline Psychobob
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I used to get the same issue in Modo. I personally like to fix the model scale in NetFabb once I've exported it to STL so that my source file (Modo) is left intact. Whilst I'm fixing the scale, I also check the mesh is watertight etc... in netFabb

Netfabb is free but you can access additional tools if you upgrade to their professional version (I'm not using a professional version however). All the free tools generally covers what you need (checks the mesh is water tight, can fix scale etc...).




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