A web-based 3D modeling framework for a runner-gate design

  • Nyamsuren Purevdorj
  • Soo-Hong LeeEmail author
  • Jinteck Han
  • Hyug-Gi Lee
  • Hyun-Tae Hwang
Original Paper


A distributed collaborative engineering has been increased in various types of industries. As a consequence, many CAD application developers have improved web-based designing systems. However, the web applications cannot modify and create 3D data but only visualize a 3D model. This paper describes a web-based collaborative framework for a runner-gate design; it includes an interactive 3D runner-gate designing module, converting module, real-time communication module, etc. The design process involves numbers of steps such as uploading 3D model data file to the STL-converting server, designing guidelines of runner-gate on the web browser, and an automatically generating runner-gate system through server side application programming interface (API). This paper concludes solutions on issues raised by research and development process of the suggested framework.


Knowledge-based design Distributed environment Runner-gate design WebGL 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nyamsuren Purevdorj
    • 1
  • Soo-Hong Lee
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jinteck Han
    • 1
  • Hyug-Gi Lee
    • 1
  • Hyun-Tae Hwang
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringYonsei UniversitySeoulSouth Korea

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