Blender gcode addon
by zignig, published
Liked ByView All
Give a Shout Out
If you print this Thing and display it in public proudly give attribution by printing and displaying this tag.Print Thing Tag
This plugin does not work with 2.57 use 2.56 , code update coming soon .
Updated version of the gcode script from http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:6103
I have taken MR's instruction and converted this to a menu item.
With the plugin installed there is now a File | import | gcode item.
This brings up a file browser. So there is no more messy text editing.
This will continue to be available at
I'm looking into parsing skeinforge comments , and dealing with 5D and stringy bits.
blender gcode reader
reads reprap gcode files into blender 2.5 for rendering and visualization
get latest blender
User Preferences CTL-ALT-U
Select The Add-Ons Tab
Press the Install Add-On Button ( down the bottom )
install file io_import_gcode.py you just downloaded.
the add on then needs to be activated.
find it in the list ( search for gc ) and select the tick box on the right hand side.
If you want to keep it click to Save As Default
Now there should be a menu item of
Reprap GCode (.gcode)
Select a file , watch the console for progress.
Bask in the glory of your awesome small plastic thing.
Upgrade this Thing with Thingiverse Apps
Blender gcode addon by zignig is licensed under the GNU - LGPL license.
What does this mean?
- Remixing or Changing this Thing is allowed.
- Commercial use is allowed.
Show Some Love
Say thanks by giving zignig a tip and help them continue to share amazing Things with the Thingiverse community.Tip Designer
We're sure zignig would love to see what you've printed. Please document your print and share a Make with the community.
To post a Make simply visit this Thing again and click I Made One to start uploading your photo. It’s even easier to post a Make via the Thingiverse Mobile app (available via Google Play and Apple App Store).