carving onto a curved surface

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carving onto a curved surface

Postby watsonswords » Tue Jan 21, 2014 8:01 am

I am new to cncrouter world. I am tring to put text onto a curved surface and I notsure how to do it. Is there someone that turn on the light in my head on how to do this
I would appreciate any help.
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Re: carving onto a curved surface

Postby Xxray » Tue Jan 21, 2014 9:11 am

Try "project toolpath on 3d model" option found towards the bottom of vcarve toolpaths window - Of course, that assumes you have a 3d model of your curved surface.
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