Tutorial: How to scale stl in solidworks?


  1. Step 1:

    Open>Select file type as STL

  2. Step 2:

    Select options

  3. Step 3:

    Import as>Solid body , you can also select units in which the part was made actually.

  4. Step 4:

    To import diag. say no or yes, same process as is for import of IGES/STEP.

  5. Step 5:


  6. Step 6:

    measurements before scale

  7. Step 7:

    measurements after scale