Files with nc1 file extension can be mainly found as CAD files in special Xsteel format. Used in some steel machinery.

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Software that open nc1 file

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NC1 file extension - Xsteel CAD drawing

What is nc1 file? How to open nc1 files?

File type specification:

3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type icon 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type

File extension nc1 is mainly related to a special CAD format used by Xsteel which is supported by some CNC machinery.

A typical nc1 file is saved in a text based CAD format that contains technical data for directing machine tool, such as nester, welder, drill and laser cutter, including machine toolpaths and coordinates.

The default software associated to open nc1 file:

Tekla Structures software picture or screenshot

Tekla Corporation logoTekla Structures software  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Tekla Corporation

Tekla Structures is Building Information Modeling (BIM) software that enables the creation and management of accurately detailed, highly constructable 3D structural models regardless of material or structural complexity.

Help how to open:

You can view NC1 format in any text editor, however to make sense of the data in the file you will need to open it in supported software, like AutoCAD.

How to convert:

This special CAD format can be converted to several - mainly 2D formats like DXF/DWG.

Find conversions from nc1 file:

nc1 to dwg

nc1 to dxf

nc1 to iges

nc1 to igs

nc1 to pdf

nc1 to step

nc1 to stp

Find converter to nc1 file type:

dwg to nc1

dxf to nc1

igs to nc1

sat to nc1

stp to nc1

List of software applications associated to the .nc1 file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open nc1 file, edit nc1 file, convert nc1 file, view nc1 file, play nc1 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting nc1 files.

Software that open nc1 file - Xsteel CAD drawing

Programs supporting the exension nc1 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open nc1 file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with nc1 file by default:
Tekla Structures software
Other suggested software:
AutoCAD small icon AutoCAD

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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