Plugin Description

SimLab 3D PDF Exporter is a plug-in for Rhino.

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.


The plugin is supported on Rhino 4, 5, and 6, 32 and 64 bit.

3D PDF from Rhino

Learn how 3D PDF files make it easy to communicate 3D models to end users by email. All what the recipient has to do, is to open the PDF file with the free Acrobat Reader to view the 3D model.

Try and Buy

SimLab Plugins are the right option for users who are looking for a specific feature to complete their 3D design application.

Plugin Features

Template Designer

SimLab Designer is a standalone application used for designing templates to be used for exporting 3D PDF files, as well as exporting Html5 (WebGL). The user can use one of the pre-designed templates included in the plugin, or to create a new customized one using the template designer.

Learn PDF Export

HTML Embed

With Html support, users can embed 3D PDF files into Html documents, also users can share their 3D PDF files on the web.

If a new template needs to be designed, clicking the New button will launch SimLab Designer window.

After selecting the required 3D PDF template, clicking Export will open the Export Geometry dialog where a user can select the name and location of the Html5 file.

Export Rhino 3D model features

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

Merge PDF

This option enables users to merge two or more PDF files together. This can be used to append a 3D model to a company's header, or a project description available in PDF format.

PDF files can be generated using different programs, such as; Acrobat.

Different 3D PDF files generated using SimLab products can also be merged together. Upon selecting this option the Merge PDFs window will open.

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.

Smart Navigation Artistic Arrows vs. 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.

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.

  • Download the plugin and install 3D PDF Exporter plugin for Rhino.
  • Run Rhino and Load a model.
  • Open simlab ribbon, click to Simlab 3D PDF Exporter.

  • It contains following night ribbon buttons as shown in the image below.


  •   You can request a free trial for using all features of the plugin. Trial license works for 30 times or two weeks
    (which ends first).

Windows 64 bit

Rhino 6 - 3D PDF exporter (64 BIT)

Windows 64 bit

Rhino 5 - 3D PDF exporter
(64 BIT)

Rhino 4 / Rhino 5 - 3D PDF exporter
(32 BIT)


What it is the difference between standalone and floating license??


  • If you had already bought a previous version of the plugin and want to use it with the latest version of Rhino