Plugin Description

SimLab 3D PDF exporter for Rhino enables Rhino users to share their 3D models in 3D PDF format. The Template Designer enables users to create stunning templates easily, and use them in the exported 3D PDF files. Sample templates are included, and they can be customized in just few clicks to reflect the spirit of a product. To learn more about the pluguin download the brochure

Supported versions

The plugin is supported on Rhino 4 and 5, 32 and 64 bit.

Plugin Features

PDF Export with Template Designer

Create stunning templates easily to be used in 3D PDF export.

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Embed 3D PDF files into HTML

Share 3D PDF files on the web, select any template to generate an HTML file that includes the exported 3D PDF file.

Export Rhino 3D model features

Export Rhino Curves, Polylines, Measurements, Annotations and Units, in 3D PDF format

Merge PDF files

With this tool, merge a company’s front page –in PDF format– with a 3D PDF model file.

SimLab Soft Smart Navigation System

For large scenes with different parts, this navigation tends to update the camera center of rotation according to the part the user is looking at. Changing the navigation system can be done in the 3D Tab of the PDF Settings dialog.

Artistic Arrows vs. Numbered Buttons

For 3D PDF files with different cameras, a user can select the type of switching between them in the 3D Tab. The first option is Artistic Arrows and the second option is Numbered buttons.

Unicode Support

The user is now able to use any language for header/footer texts, object and camera names.
The interface is now available in English, German, French, Italian , and Simplified Chinese.

Open After Export

The ‘Open file after export’ option, makes it easier for users to view the generated 3D PDF files without searching for them.

Superior PDF quality with Pages PPI (pixel per inch)

In Template Designer click File -> Page Size to open its dialog, and set the Resolution for PDF Templates.
This will enable users to export PDF files with higher quality images.

After installing 3D PDF exporter for Rhino plugin, a new SimLab Soft menu will be added to Rhino. Before exporting 3D models to 3D PDF files, a user will need to choose PDF template to use, and set the other PDF settings. This can be done by clicking SimLab -> PDF Export -> Settings. For more details about SimLab PDF Settings, please click here.
After setting the required PDF Settings, a user can export Rhino models in 3D PDF format by clicking SimLab -> PDF Export -> Export.

Learn More

Download latest version

for Rhino 5 (64bit)

for Rhino 5&4 (32bit )

Users who already have a valid license for the old version of the plugin, can download from here.