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Free Online DXF to ABC Converter

Please note: Your DXF file, once uploaded to our server will be deleted 1 hour after upload so please download your converted DXF file before this time.

How to Convert your DXF to ABC Online?

Here are 2 simple steps to convert your DXF to ABC using our fast and free DXF converter tool.

Upload your DXF file

Click the "Upload a DXF File" button, then select a DXF to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Download your ABC

Click the download link to receive your ABC file.

File format information for DXF and ABC

ExtensionDXF
Full NameDrawing Exchange Format
TypeCAD
Mime Typeimage/x-dxf
FormatBinary

The DXF file format was first introduced in 1982 as part of Autodesk's AutoCAD software. DXF files were intended at the time to allow data interchange between AutoCAD and other CAD related applications. The format has evolved over the years with the most recent version coming in 2007.

DXF files can contain either text or binary content describing Blocks, Entities, Objects and other information using a "Tagging" system. The DXF format is still popular today and can be opened with most popular CAD applications.

ExtensionABC
Full NameAlembic
Type3D Model
Mime Typeapplication/octet-stream
FormatBinary

The ABC (Alembic) file format is a graphics format containing 3D content which was originally developed by Sony Pictures Imageworks and Industrial Light & Magic and released in 2011. The aim of the ABC format is to enable the efficient interchange of 3D assets between different working entities.

The format can contain a variety of 3D object formats including polygon meshes, NURBS, parametric curves and more. The files can be opened by many 3D graphics applications including the popular open-source Blender application.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I convert my DXF file to ABC?

First click the "Upload..." button, select your DXF file to upload. Your DXF file will be uploaded to our servers. When the DXF to ABC conversion has completed, you can download your ABC file straight away.

How long does it take to convert my DXF to ABC?

We aim to process all DXF to ABC conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds however this can be longer for certain files, so please be patient.

How accurate is the DXF to ABC conversion?

We aim to provide the best conversion experience. Our tools are under constant review and development with new features being added every week.