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Convert Your 3D Mesh/Model GCODE Files to SKP

Our free and fast tool will convert most 3D mesh or GCODE (G-code) model files to a standard SKP (SketchUp) file that can then be edited further in most popular 3D editing packages such as Blender or 3D printed without any further processing. Our conversion tool can also batch convert multiple GCODE files; up to 25 files at a time can be converted.

To convert your GCODE file, click the Upload button above and select the file to convert. Once selected, the file will be converted to a SKP file and will be ready for download shortly afterwards. For more information about the GCODE to SKP conversion process, see the conversion information section below.

How to Convert your GCODE to SKP Online?

Here are two simple steps to convert your GCODE to SKP.

Upload a GCODE

Click the "Upload a GCODE File" button and select a GCODE to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Download your SKP

Click the download link once completed to receive your SKP file.

File Format Information for GCODE to SKP

ExtensionGCODE
Full NameG-code
Type3D Model/Point Cloud
Mime Typetext/plain
FormatText
ToolsGCODE Converters, 3D Model Voxelizer, Create GCODE Animation, GCODE Viewer

Description

The GCODE file format is the native file format used by CNC machines and 3D printers as a means to coordinate the movement and actions of these machines. In the case of FDM 3D printers, the file contains commands to move the extruder to specific locations and the rate with which to extrude the plastic filament onto the build plate.

A GCODE is a plain text file containing lists of commands, with each command appearing on a new line within the file. These commands control how the CNC machine or 3D printer operates and creates a particular 3D object. GCODE is a standard format and is usually generated by 3D printing slicer software from standard 3D model formats such as STL.

ExtensionSKP
Full NameSketchUp
Type3D Model
Mime Typeapplication/octet-stream
FormatBinary
ToolsSKP Converters, 3D Model Voxelizer, Create SKP Animation, SKP Asset Extractor, Text to SKP, SKP Viewer
Open WithSketchUp

Description

The SKP 3D file format is the native file format used by SketchUp. The SketchUp application, which was released back in 2000 and is still going strong today, allows users to create detailed 3D graphics models.

SketchUp is popular amongst architectural designers, game developers, and other professionals and hobbyist users. The SKP format can be opened with the SketchUp application.

SKP Notes

Any model converted to the SKP format will be stored in a triangulated mesh format.

Supported Features

  • Polygon mesh
  • Face colors

Comparing GCODE and SKP Features

 

GCODE Features

  • Mesh Geometry (Vertices and Faces)
  • Vertex Normals
  • Face Normals
  • Vertex Colors
  • Face Materials (Excluding textures)
  • Textures
  • Point Cloud
  • Multiple Objects Per File
  • Object Transforms (Translation, Rotation, and Scale)
  • Bones/Joints
  • Animations
  • Suitable for 3D Printing

SKP Features

  • Mesh Geometry (Vertices and Faces)
  • Vertex Normals
  • Face Normals
  • Vertex Colors
  • Face Materials (Excluding textures)
  • Textures
  • Point Cloud
  • Multiple Objects Per File
  • Object Transforms (Translation, Rotation, and Scale)
  • Bones/Joints
  • Animations
  • Suitable for 3D Printing

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I convert my GCODE file to SKP?

First click the "Upload..." button, select your GCODE file to upload. Select any configuration options. When the GCODE to SKP conversion has completed, you can download your SKP file straight away.

How long does it take to convert my GCODE to SKP?

We aim to process all GCODE to SKP conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds but can be more for larger more complex files so please be patient.

How accurate is the GCODE to SKP conversion?

We aim to create the most accurate conversions with our tools. Our tools are under constant development with new features and improvements being added every week.

Is it safe to convert my GCODE to SKP on ImageToStl.com?

Yes, of course! We do not store the GCODE file you submit to us. The resulting SKP file, once created is deleted 15 minutes after upload and the download link will expire after this time.

Can I convert my GCODE to SKP on Windows, Linux, Android, iOS or Mac OS?

Yes! Our GCODE to SKP tool will run on any system with a modern web browser. No specialist software is needed to run any of our conversion tools.

What if I am using an Ad Blocker, will that affect things?

Yes. Although you can use an Ad Blocker, if you like our GCODE conversion tool please consider white-listing our site. When an Ad Blocker is enabled there are some conversion limits on some of our tools and processing/conversion times will be longer.

Can I get support with converting my GCODE to SKP?

Yes. When you have converted your GCODE to SKP, there is a "Feedback" option that you can use to let us know of any issues you encountered when converting your file.

I have several GCODE files; can I batch convert my GCODE to SKP?

Yes! Our GCODE tool supports full batch conversions. You can upload up to 25 and GCODE files at a time. Our tool will convert them all as quickly as possible. Once completed, you can either download the SKP files individually or download them all in a single ZIP file.

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