How Paper and Mylar 2D Drawings Become 3D Models
So, you want to know how to convert your paper or mylar drawings into 3D models. One word: carefully. But before we get into that let’s look at the reasons for converting.
Reasons for Converting 2D to 3D
There are many companies who have legacy 2D paper drawings or mylar drawings that are still relevant for maintenance and redesign. For instance, aerospace companies need to maintain their drawings for the life of the aircraft, which can be as long as 20 to 30 years, in some cases.
Manufacturing and parts companies need to maintain machinery and repair parts for older equipment.
Companies that generate electricity and water power, as well as railways, and the military all have equipment that can have many years of life, requiring maintenance, parts and occasional redesigning.Read More