Rhino to Inventor
About Plugin

How to Export Rhino to Inventor ?

Rhino to Inventor Exporter/Converter is a simple data exchange plug-in/add-on tool which creates native Inventor parts & assemblies (ipt & iam) from Rhino Blocks (3dm).

  • Exports your Rhino models as a BXF file which can be imported in the Inventor platform using the Inventor Importer.
  • All model information including geometry, parameters, units, materials, etc. can be exported to Inventor .
  • The tool supports various industry specific requirements like geometric simplification, parameter data exchange.
  • All the BIMDeX products has multilingual support. (English, Spanish, French, German, Italian etc.)

  • Supported Versions:

    Inventor: 2016 - 2021

    Rhino: 5.0 & 6.0

How It Works

Rhino to Inventor Conversion Workflow

Rhino to Inventor


.3dm file Formats

Export the Rhino model to BXF file using BIMDeX Exporter for Rhino

Rhino to Inventor


.BXF File Format

BXF file would be carrying all design data information of the model

Rhino to Inventor


.ipt & .iam file formats

Import the BXF file in Inventor using BIMDeX Importer to get native Inventor models

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How Is It Different?

Rhino to Inventor Conversion Features

Expose Rhino platform into the CAD environment with easy transfer of Rhino model to Inventor, other BIM and mechanical software. Control and safe data transfer.

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Frequently asked questions

All Rhino Blocks, Groups and Orphan Geometry (.3dm) files can be converted to Inventor Part (.ipt) and assembly (.iam) files, including the Nurbs and Meshes.
Any model type such as Furniture, Lighting, HVAC, MEP Elements, Structural or Architectural components can be converted.
The tool works in English, German, French, Italian and Spanish environments.
You need to have both the software to use the product. But if you do not, you can opt our CAD translation service, so we would convert your Rhino models to Inventor for you.
No, this is just an addon plugin tool that will be installed in your existing Rhino and Inventor environments.
You can export including the part properties, colors as well as all geometry. There will be no loss in any meta data. The hierarchy will be maintained.
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We offer Annual subscription, Single User Node Locked license, Network Floating license starting from 5 users and enterprise license options. Please reach out to for more information on product licensing and pricing.
Yes, support and maintenance is included with the annual subscription for all our products.