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aussiedesigner (Mechanical)
23 Feb 13 6:35
Hello,

We currently working in a multi cad enviroment with both NX7.5 & Catia v5R21.

Just wondering if anyone knows of a translator that can cover over NX attributes to Catia? I've been trying the Step translator without success. I thought when translating metadata the attributes would be translated too.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

kapmnit123 (Mechanical)
25 Feb 13 6:24
Hi,
Try JT format.As far as i know JT is supported in CATIA V5 also.Normally STEP will enable appending the PMI information along with it but i am not sure if it can carry the NX attributes also.
Best Regards
Kapil Sharma
jerry1423 (Mechanical)
25 Feb 13 15:15
Have you looked at the NX to Catia translator ?
I have never used it, but I know it's out there.
jerry1423 (Mechanical)
25 Feb 13 15:16
Do a File > Save As
and you will see Catia options in the pull-down
aussiedesigner (Mechanical)
26 Feb 13 5:18
Thanks guys for the response. I enquired today with our Siemens reseller here in Australia about the additonional license required to give us the SAVE AS to Catia functionality.

I'm hoping to get a trial to do some testing. Will be intereted to see the results.

Thanks
jerry1423 (Mechanical)
26 Feb 13 10:04
The Catia translator with NX (and Unigraphics) has been included with it (for free) for as long as I can remember (24 years).
PhoeNX (Mechanical)
26 Feb 13 18:00
@jerry1423, The actual software may be included with NX but you need to have the NX CATIA V5 Interface (Translator) [NX30604] to run it.

Anthony Galante
Technical Resource Coordinator

NX5.0.6, NX6.0.5, NX7.5.0-> NX7.5.5 & NX8.0.0 -> NX8.0.3.4, NX8.5.0.23

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