Will Vcarve 9 do 2 rail sweep?

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Will Vcarve 9 do 2 rail sweep?

Postby laheyth » Fri Nov 17, 2017 3:49 am

I have seen the video about 2 rail sweep, but it appears to be for Aspire.
I am trying to figure out how to carve a LH and RH mirror image of the internals for this part to make a core for reproduction
Then I wish to do similar for the outside in order to make a casting pattern
I can make a flange and glue it on to the mold halfs on my lathe...... that part is easy
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Re: Will Vcarve 9 do 2 rail sweep?

Postby highpockets » Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:14 am

The two rail sweep is an Aspire feature.

With what you're trying to do I'd look at a true 3D modeling app such as Fusion 360 to model the 3D part then import the saved STL file into VCP for machining.
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