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icon14.gif  Programming [message #42191] Wed, 18 January 2012 16:25 UTC Go to next message
avatar devinatkin  is currently offline devinatkin
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The file format is not binary so it should not be a problem to write a program that makes random shapes. Does anyone know the file specifications Crying or Very Sad I can't find easy to read explainations online
Re: Programming [message #42192 is a reply to message #42191 ] Wed, 18 January 2012 16:32 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
avatar Youknowwho4eva  is currently offline Youknowwho4eva
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What I would do is take an STL file and open it in notepad. That will give you good idea of how to program an STL generator.


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Re: Programming [message #42257 is a reply to message #42192 ] Thu, 19 January 2012 17:19 UTC Go to previous message
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/STL_(file_format)

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