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by Will Williamson
Tue Jan 21, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Using Pointed Roundover
Replies: 8
Views: 736

Re: Using Pointed Roundover

I just setup and used that same tool. I set it up as a 1/16 end mill, It worked great
by Will Williamson
Wed Jan 15, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: profile vector in a two rail sweep
Replies: 9
Views: 530

Re: profile vector in a two rail sweep

I would like to tell everyone, this is how you get help on the forum I see folks here, from time to time, looking for help. They start off by saying, the software, does not work, the way they think if should, or the features, do not work,the way they think it should. and then go on to argue, with th...
by Will Williamson
Tue Dec 24, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Need to control speed of Z Axis before and after a cut
Replies: 12
Views: 636

Re: Need to control speed of Z Axis before and after a cut

I inserted a M48 into my post processor, this lets me control the rapids with the feed rate override
by Will Williamson
Fri Dec 20, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Thank you to Vectric's helpers
Replies: 20
Views: 1641

Re: Thank you to Vectric's helpers

Yes , Thank You all, for your hospitality, and your technical expertise.
by Will Williamson
Tue Nov 12, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Deleting Waste Material Issues
Replies: 3
Views: 499

Re: Deleting Waste Material Issues

I ran into the same issue, this morning, with a 4 x 8 sheet, but it was not important.
For me, to pursue it
by Will Williamson
Wed Aug 28, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Fillets on stub tenon
Replies: 4
Views: 689

Re: Fillets on stub tenon

Cut it with a 3/4 Ball nose and the tool will automaticy, create, the fillet, around the base of the extrusion
by Will Williamson
Tue Aug 13, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Help Please, drawing/programming design
Replies: 6
Views: 827

Re: Help Please, drawing/programming design

You, have a lot of double lines and broken contours. I do these kind of projects, occasionally.
Watching the tutorials, will be a start. Mite take a couple of weeks, to figure, out the first time.
Telling us what kind of equipment, you are using will help.
by Will Williamson
Mon May 13, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Is there a feature to slow down on the last part of a cut?
Replies: 10
Views: 1506

Re: Is there a feature to slow down on the last part of a cu

Slowing down the feed rate, on the last line, is an advanced feature, used by Thermwood Control Nesting. if the part is, under a certain size, in square inches, the software, slows down the fed rate, to a preset feed rate. This is mostly, used in the production, of cabinet parts. This has been a the...
by Will Williamson
Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: error
Replies: 1
Views: 482

Re: error

please delete open vector was the problem
by Will Williamson
Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: error
Replies: 1
Views: 482

error

Any one know what this means I get it when I try to outline this
by Will Williamson
Tue Apr 09, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Horses in Poplar
Replies: 12
Views: 1863

Re: Horses in Poplar

Take a small torch, to those fuzzes, them stiff brush,
by Will Williamson
Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: XY Datum Offset
Replies: 11
Views: 2277

Re: XY Datum Offset

A lot of times, when I get dxf file, from a new client, the file, will import, with that box checked.
If you are not careful, you will over look that check box.
You will soon learn about that offset.
by Will Williamson
Mon Mar 25, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: zoom percentage
Replies: 11
Views: 1539

Re: zoom percentage

If I have a need, to have a photo Import, at 100 percent, actual size. I always import, as bmp. this way it imports on to my material at actual size. This becomes an issue when you scan a photo to import. other wise when you import a jpg, file it seams to snap to size. Maybe some one else, can expla...
by Will Williamson
Sat Mar 23, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: With the grain
Replies: 8
Views: 1121

Re: With the grain

The moisture content of the wood, is the major variable, in cutting solid wood. If, the moisture content is high, when the grain starts to lift, it tears out far ahead of the cutter. Proper kiln dried stock with 6 to 8 percent moisture content. Will produce chips and break up in small chunks My pref...
by Will Williamson
Sat Mar 23, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: With the grain
Replies: 8
Views: 1121

Re: With the grain

Rough in with a down spiral then, 25 degree, raster angle makes a superior finish cut. Large splinters, indicative of, high moisture content. I've cut maple, like you describe, one of my, most difficult, projects. High speed steel tools are sharper, than carbide. and a good way to go, for cutting so...