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Re: box making gadget

Postby Adrian » Mon Sep 11, 2017 6:53 pm

If you use the normal dovetail gadget you can make the sides without dovetails on the bottom. Little bit more work though.
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Re: box making gadget

Postby lawrence » Tue Oct 17, 2017 3:55 am

dah79 wrote:Using the box gadget, is there a way to not have the dovetails made on the bottom edge of all the parts? I do not have selected to make a top or bottom. I would like to just have a straight bottom as I will put a dado in all the sides for the bottom.

This looks like a pretty cool gadget. Maybe I am asking too much... Thanks


I tested using the node edit mode to delete the dovetails on the bottom- when I recalculated, the imported pin carvings created an error, but that didn't seem to have an effect on the rest of the recalculation and it (appears) to have worked!

not a perfect workaround, but it seems to be a workaround for this very cool gadget. I'm quite excited to give it an actual try on my machine :)

Hope this helps-
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Re: box making gadget

Postby sharkcutup » Tue Nov 14, 2017 1:51 pm

its there now, just downloaded it
http://gadgets.vectric.com/V9/box_creator.html


I have downloaded that particular file and it does not install. Noted that the file extension is .vgadget and not .exe so this is probably why it would not install.

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Re: box making gadget

Postby Adrian » Tue Nov 14, 2017 1:54 pm

Vgadget is the correct extension for V9 products that support gadgets. They can be installed by double clicking the file or by using the Install option on the gadgets menu.
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