Polygon model files (.ply) can be generated from many 3D/CAD sources, including IGES (Initial Graphics Exchange Specification) files (.igs, .iges). This can be done in programs like Autodesk AutoCAD or any other with support of this function.
Convert IGES 3D exchange format to Polygon graphics.
We have found 5 software records in our database eligible for .iges to .ply file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert iges to ply on Windows
A CAD designing software with the powerful, flexible features. It is a CAD development platform that provides tools to build custom AutoCAD-based software products for specific markets. The default file formats using by AutoCAD are: DWG and DXF.
Convert from iges file
to ply file
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned iges to ply. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
A software suite used for 3D CAD/DCC + Animation/Model/NURBS/Skinning translation, optimization and viewing.
A dedicated CAD converter for Windows, Autoconverter supports transformation of several 3D formats between different formats.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert iges to ply on OS X
Afanche 3D Viewer provide 3D visualization for many popular 3D formats including STL, 3DS, IGES (.igs/.iges), STEP (.stp/.step), X-T/X-B(Parasolid), VRML, DAE (Collada), DXF (Autodesk), SKP (SketchUp), Blend (Blender), SHP (ESRI), OBJ, TER, SMD, Q3D, Q3S, MDL, MD2, MD3, MD5Mesh, CSM, ASE, B3D, OFF, AC, MS3D, PLY, NFF, RAW, ASC, CSV, PCD, NAS, MESH, UNV, APT, G-Code (CNC), etc.
AutoCAD® for Mac® software—it’s AutoCAD, for the Mac, bringing robust 3D free-form design tools and powerful drafting capabilities to your platform of choice. It takes full advantage of the Mac OS® X platform, with an intuitive, graphical user interface that makes it easy to bring your ideas to life.