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.THING File Extension

File TypeMakerBot Thing File

DeveloperMakerBot Industries
4.3 (3 Votes)
Category3D Image Files

What is a THING file?

3D model file used by MakerBot Desktop, an application that allows users to send 3D models to 3D printers; stores multiple .STL files arranged to be printed together; includes an XML manifest.

More Information

The THING file format is used as a container for STL files for 3D printing. It is compressed with Zip compression and allows you to continue to edit the the different components of a plate in MakerBot Desktop separately.

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Programs that open THING files
Updated 1/18/2016

About THING Files

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