Files with scad file extension can be found as models made using the OpenSCAD object modeler/compiler.

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Software that open scad file

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SCAD file extension - OpenSCAD CAD model

What is scad file? How to open scad files?

File type specification:

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

File extension scad is used for the default file format of OpenSCAD, free 3D modeler and 3D object compiler. The tool is used to create 3D objects from scripts that describe object geometry and positioning.

scad file contains source code including positioning and geometry used to visualize 3D objects, or 2D drawings.

Updated: February 22, 2024

The default software associated to open scad file:

OpenSCAD icon

OpenSCAD  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Marius Kintel

OpenSCAD is a software for creating solid 3D CAD objects. OpenSCAD is not an interactive modeller. Instead it is a 3D-compiler that reads in a script file that describes the object and renders the 3D model from this script file. It is free software and available for Linux/UNIX, MS Windows and Mac OS X.

Help how to open:

Primalrly use OpenSCAD to open and work with .scad files.

How to convert:

Much like any other CAD files / models, even .scad files can be converted to other similar format.

Find conversions from scad file:

scad to dwg

scad to dxf

scad to stl

Find converter to scad file type:

dxf to scad

stl to scad

List of software applications associated to the .scad 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 scad file, edit scad file, convert scad file, view scad file, play scad 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 scad files.

Software that open scad file - OpenSCAD CAD model

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


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