[Gmsh] GMSH units

Max Orok morok at mevex.com
Thu Sep 24 17:05:03 CEST 2020

Hi Zuheyr,

You can use the option Geometry.OCCInputScaling:


Scale STEP, IGES and BRep models by the given factor when importing them
with the OpenCASCADE kernel
Default value: 1
Saved in: General.OptionsFileName
Given in the geometry options list:


On Thu, Sep 24, 2020 at 6:31 AM Zuheyr Alsalihi <alsalihi at vki.ac.be> wrote:

> Dear Prof. Geuzaine and gmsh experts,
> I am using gmsh-4.5.6-Linux64. If I read a CAD step file in mm, and if I
> want to make a mesh in meters,
> what should I do? Thank you so much for reading.
> Best, Zuheyr _______________________________________________
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Max Orok
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