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import Pro/E model


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Let me start by saying I'm a new Pro/Mechanica user. Very new. I'm having problems trying to import a Pro/E part into Mechanica, the only message I get is 'Error in reading Pro/E part'. This happens on any Pro/E part. Any ideas?

I've been able to read in an IGES file, but not a Pro/E part.
Mechanica 2001. But I'm using it in stand alone mode. At my office we use another CAD tool for modeling, but our sub contractors use Pro/E. I've managed to get a few seats of Mechanica tech checking and general FEA. I've been fighting to get a few seats of Pro/E...