Uploading a CAD file
A quotation is an estimation of the cost and timeframe of a project. Once you have designed your parts, you can upload your CAD files to our online platform in order to find out how much the project will cost, with quotations returned within one business day.
Uploading a CAD file is simple, and you can get started right away on the Online Quotation page.
First, select your chosen manufacturing process in the Select a technology section. The services we provide include:
- CNC machining
- Sheet metal fabrication
- Injection molding
- 3D printing
You can then drag and drop your CAD files into the Upload files area, or select them from folders on your computer. Files should be less than 100 MB in size. The accepted formats include:
If you are either requesting for a high-volume order, or the parts has precise tolerance, or there are other specific requirements, you can switch to request for a manual quotation.
Rest assured that RapidDirect will only ever use your CAD files for the purpose of order fulfillment. We won’t share your designs with third parties, and you can contact us to create and sign a non-disclosure agreement (NDA) that gives you legal protection.