Why it is rotated in Maxsurf?

Discussion in 'Software' started by Ghost Boy, Oct 13, 2019.

  1. Ghost Boy
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    Ghost Boy Junior Member

    Hello,
    I had lines plan in Autocad. I have created 3D from those (Attached). When I imported in Maxsurf, Why it is rotated?
     

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  2. TANSL
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    TANSL Senior Member

    Before exporting the file in AutoCAD you must correctly place the axes and the coordinate origin of the model.
     
  3. jehardiman
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    jehardiman Senior Member

    A very important thing to remember in Naval Architecture is for most programs X is forward, Y is Starboard, and Z is down.
     
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  4. Alexanov
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    Alexanov Senior Member

    Some times when I import IGES files from Maxurf coordinate system was also wrong.
     
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