IGES-IN Entity Mapping
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IGES-IN entity mapping, also known as post-processing, converts IGES files to design files.  The following IGES file information will be transferred to design files.

 

NOTE: The import of Manifold Solid B-Rep Objects (MSB0 – type 186) is now supported.

 

IGES
Description

IGES
Type

IGES
Form

KeyCreator
Entity

Comments

 

Null

000

 

 

Ignored.

 

Circular Arc

100

 

Arc/circle

 

 

Composite Curve

102

 

Collective

If configured.

 

Conic Arc

104

ALL

Conic

 

 

Copious Data

Data points

Linear curves

 

106

 

1-3

11-13

 

Points

Polygon

 

Polyline

 

 

If closed and less than 9 vertices.

If it can't be defined as a polygon.

 

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Witness line

Simple closed planar curve

 

 

31

32

33

34

35

36

37

38

40

63

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Crosshatch

Witness Line

Polygon

Polyline

(iron)

(steel)

(copper)

(rubber)

(titanium)

(marble)

(alloys)

(aluminum)

If less than 9 vertices.

If it can't be defined as a polygon.

 

Plane

108

ALL

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Line 

110

 

Line

 

 

Parametric Spline
Curve

112

 

Parametric spline

Spline

Parametric Spline Surface

114

 

 

ACIS Spline

Point

116

 

 

Point

 

Ruled Surface

118

ALL

 

ACIS Sheet Body

 

Surface of Revolution

120

 

 

ACIS Sheet Body

 

Tabulated Cylinder

122

 

 

ACIS Surface

 

Transformation Matrix

124

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Flash Entity

125

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Rational B-Spline Curve

126

ALL

 

ACIS Int Curve

 

Rational B-Spline Surface

128

ALL

 

ACIS Spline

Offset Curve Entity

130

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Connect Point

132

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Node

134

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Finite Element

136

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Nodal Displacement and Rotation

138

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Offset Surface Entity

140

 

 

ACIS Sheet Body

 

Boundary

141

 

 

Bounded Surface

 

Bounded Surface

143

 

 

ACIS Face

Curve on a Parametric Surface

142

 

 

Support for Trimmed Surface

 

Bounded Surface

143

 

 

ACIS Sheet Body

 

Trimmed Parametric Surface

144

 

 

ACIS Sheet Body

Nodal Results

146

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Element Results

148

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Block Entity

150

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Right Angular Wedge

152

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Right Circular Cylinder

154

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Right Circular Cone Frustum

156

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Sphere

158

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Torus

160

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Solid of Revolution

162

ALL

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Solid of Linear Extrusion

164

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Ellipsoid

168

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Boolean Tree

180

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Selected Component

182

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Solid Assembly

184

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Manifold Solid B-Rep Object

186

 

 

ACIS Sheet Body

 

Plane Surface

190

 

 

Support for MSBO

 

Right Circular Surface

192

 

 

Support for MSBO

 

Right Circular Conical Surface

194

 

 

Support for MSBO

Spherical Surface

196

 

 

Support for MSBO

 

Toroidal Surface

198

 

 

Support for MSBO

 

Angular Dimension

202

 

Angular Dimension

 

 

Diameter Dimension

206

 

Diameter Dimension

 

 

Flag Note

208

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

General Label

210

 

Label

 

 

General Note

212

ALL

Note

 

 

New General Note

213

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Leader

214

 

Leader

 

 

Linear Dimension

216

 

Linear Dimension

 

 

Ordinate Dimension

218

 

Ordinate Dimension

 

 

Point Dimension

220

 

Generic Dimension

Form 56

 

Radial Dimension

222

ALL

Radial Dimension

 

 

General Symbol

228

ALL

Collective

Consists of 0 or more leaders and geometric entities.

 

Sectioned Area

230

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

 

Associativity Definition

302

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

 

Line Font Definition

304

 

 

Limited support.

 

Subfigure Definition

308

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Text Font Definition

310

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Text Display Template

312

ALL

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Color Definition

314

 

Color Palette

Maps to defined color in palette.

 

Units Data

316

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Network Subfigure Definitions

320

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Attribute Table Definition

322

ALL

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Associativity, Unordered Group

Associativity, Ordered Group

Associativity, Views Visible

Associativity, Views Visible, Color, Line Weight

Associativity

402

1,7

 

14,15

 

3

 

4

 
 

other

Collective

 

Collective

 

 
 
 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Drawing

404

ALL

Drawing Layout

 

 

Property, Definition Level

Property, Level Function

Property, Name

Property, Drawing Size

Property

406

1

 

15

16

other

Level

 

Uses first level in list.

Modifies Drawing Layout.

Modifies Drawing Layout.

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Singular Subfigure Instance

408

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED


View

410

 

Drawing Instance

Clipping volume of view not supported.

 

Rectangular Array Subfigure Instance

412

 

Collective

NOT SUPPORTED

Circular Array Subfigure Instance

414

 

Collective

NOT SUPPORTED

External Reference

416

ALL

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Nodal Load/ Constraint

418

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Network Subfigure Instance

420

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Attribute Table Instance

422

ALL

 

NOT SUPPORTED

Solid Instance

430

 

 

NOT SUPPORTED

 

Vertex

502

 

 

Support for MSBO

 

Edge

504

 

 

Support for MSBO

 

Loop

508

 

 

Support for MSBO

 

Face

510

 

 

Support for MSBO

 

Shell

514

 

 

Support for MSBO