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Mesh To Solid for Rhino - Polygon mesh to solid conversion plug-in for Rhinoceros

Mesh To Solid for Rhino is a plug-in for Rhinoceros. Mesh To Solid for Rhino which gives Rhino the ability to convert meshes to solids.

Converting a mesh into a solid is using Mesh To Solid for Rhino is very easy. Simply select the mesh (or meshes) from the Rhino model and press Enter. Mesh To Solid for Rhino analyzes the mesh. It then extracts sets of adjacent coplanar faces and creates a single trimmed planar NURBS surface for each set. These planar trimmed NURBS surfaces are then stitched to yield a solid.

Mesh To Solid for Rhino is designed to be extremely user friendly and easy to understand. It adds new commands to Rhino and also a new menu called "MeshToSolid" which houses these commands. To convert a mesh into a solid simply open a drawing and then run the Convert command to create a solid. Truly software made simple!

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System Requirements

Below is the hardware, software and operating system requirements for Rhino plug-ins running on the Microsoft Windows platform. 

  • Rhinoceros (32 Bit and 64 Bit): 4.0

  • Operating System (32 Bit and 64 Bit): Windows XP SP2 or later, Windows Vista and Windows 7

  • RAM: 1 GB (Recommended 2 GB)

Download & Purchase

Please download a fully functional trial of Mesh To Solid for Rhino by clicking on the "Download Now" button below. To start using the software, you need a license key. A license key can be of two types: Trial or Permanent. A trial key is issued to you on the purchase of '7 day license' so that you may try the software before you purchase a permanent key. A permanent key is issued after you have purchased a license. We are confident that during the trial period (7 days with unlimited runs) you will find Mesh To Solid for Rhino extremely useful. Later when you decide to buy the software please return to this page and click the "Buy with/without Subscription" button to place your order. Upon verifying the order you will recieve an e-mail with instructions on how to obtain your permanent key. We will create and send you your Key by e-mail within one business day. To avoid disruption in your workflow we urge you to place your order before the trial period ends.

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  Buy Wihtout Subscription $395

IMPORTANT! Purchasing a Subscription is highly recommended since it the most cost effective way of keeping your software up to date. Moreover, Subscription entitles you to get a second free perpetual license for your laptop, among many other benefits. For details please read the SYCODE License and Subscription Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).

Our licenses are single computer licenses and are locked to each computer they are installed on. Basically, the license key is specific to the computer's Host ID (the MAC address of the computer), and will not work on another computer. The installer picks up the physical MAC address of the network card connected to the computer which is basically “Ethernet adapter Network Connect Adapter”. So unless you change your network card, the key will always work even if you reinstall your operating system. If your internal network is periodically assigning a different Host ID to your computer, then please find a solution for this with your IT department.

Note: Downloading this software indicates your acceptance to the SYC ODE Software License Agreement. The price mentioned above is for a single user license. For your bulk-licensing needs please contact us.

Installation & Usage

Since Mesh To Solid for Rhino is a plug-in for Rhino, it is very easy to use. Once installed, it automatically loads itself into the Rhino environment. If automatic loading fails there are manual loading instructions in the ReadMe file. Once loaded it adds new commands to Rhino's existing commands and a new submenu called "MeshToSolid" to the Rhino menu containing these newly added commands.

Mesh To Solid for Rhino adds new commands to Rhino. All the commands start with "MS" (stands for Mesh To Solid) to distinguish them from other Rhino commands and commands added by other plug-ins. These commands are housed in a new menu called "MeshToSolid" which is added to the Rhino menu. The commands added are:

  • MSConvert - Converts  meshes into solids

  • MSHelp - Displays the Mesh To Solid for Rhino help file

  • MSRegister - Registers your copy of Mesh To Solid for Rhino

  • MSAbout - Displays the Mesh To Solid for Rhino About box


The MeshToSolid submenu

Mesh To Solid for Rhino comes with detailed documentation for each command as well as a tutorial to get you started in the shortest possible time. There is also a PDF version of the help file which you can download by clicking the link below.

Download Product Documentation (PDF)

For more images please visit the Mesh To Solid Gallery. If you have used Mesh To Solid for Rhino to create solids from your meshes and wish to display your work on our gallery, send us an e-mail containing images and a brief description along with your personal details.


If you want Mesh To Solid for Rhino to work in a different way to suit your workflow, do let us know. We will customize the software to suit your needs.

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