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by good1
Sun Jun 28, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: design and make models
Replies: 1
Views: 174

design and make models

I have the western scenes and wilderness scenes on another cpu how can I install them on my new cpu????
by good1
Wed Aug 02, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: Cut3D - General
Topic: setting of Z after rough cut 3D
Replies: 1
Views: 1922

setting of Z after rough cut 3D

How do I zero out the Z after rough cutting? Can the Z axes be zeroed out on the edge of the material then hit move to x0 y0 to the center datum point.? The datum position is set for center of the material. I know I can use the lower left edge. I noticed that Jeff Searles leaves his datum in the cen...
by good1
Wed Aug 02, 2017 6:00 pm
Forum: Cut3D - General
Topic: 3D preview
Replies: 11
Views: 4541

Re: 3D preview

I did the same toolpaths on two other computers one is running win 7 and is 10 years old. The other one is running win 10 and is three years old, the preview came out great on both computers. The computer that has a bad preview is running win 10 and is only two years old. What is going on??? Thanks ...
by good1
Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:19 am
Forum: Cut3D - General
Topic: 3D preview
Replies: 11
Views: 4541

Re: 3D preview

That is what I thought . I used a .25 end mill with a 40% stepover and a ballnose .125 with a 7% stepover, raster 0.0
by good1
Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:12 am
Forum: Cut3D - General
Topic: 3D preview
Replies: 11
Views: 4541

Re: 3D preview

The gorilla model came with vcarve 8.5
by good1
Mon Jul 31, 2017 8:10 pm
Forum: Cut3D - General
Topic: 3D preview
Replies: 11
Views: 4541

Re: 3D preview

I would need some info on how to send toolpath and other info . I am not too computer savy. thanks
by good1
Mon Jul 31, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: Cut3D - General
Topic: 3D preview
Replies: 11
Views: 4541

3D preview

I am useing a 3D gorilla clipart from vectric for a 6x7 box top. After previewing cutting the rough cut with a .25 end mill. I set my finish cut at .04 below the survace for the finish cut. When I preview the finish toolpath it is not smoth like the model. Will it cut like the preview or will it car...
by good1
Tue Jul 04, 2017 12:19 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: inlays
Replies: 4
Views: 1417

Re: inlays

Thanks for the reply.. That is my problem I do not know how to isolate a section or part from each other. any help would be great. thanks, gene
by good1
Mon Jul 03, 2017 11:34 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: inlays
Replies: 4
Views: 1417

inlays

In cutting the insert part of the inlay, how can I cut different kinds of wood for a leaf and a differentt one for flower to get contrast??
by good1
Sun Apr 02, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Design & Make Clipart- General
Topic: how can v carve 8.5 cut a 3D on a 33" mantal
Replies: 8
Views: 3096

Re: how can v carve 8.5 cut a 3D on a 33" mantal

Thanks Bob and Highpockets, you both were a lot of help....gene


sorry about all the posts
by good1
Sun Apr 02, 2017 5:26 pm
Forum: Design & Make Clipart- General
Topic: how can v carve 8.5 cut a 3D on a 33" mantal
Replies: 8
Views: 3096

Re: how can v carve 8.5 cut a 3D on a 33" mantal

Thanks for your help. Bare with me , I am on some medication for back pain and sometimes get confused. I finely got the mantel turned 90 degrees ,but had trouble aligning after zooming in too make it smaller so that it would fit in the Y position. I am having trouble aligning all the hacks in the jo...
by good1
Sat Apr 01, 2017 11:36 pm
Forum: Design & Make Clipart- General
Topic: how can v carve 8.5 cut a 3D on a 33" mantal
Replies: 8
Views: 3096

Re: how can v carve 8.5 cut a 3D on a 33" mantal

Thank you I think I have it now. gene
by good1
Sat Apr 01, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: Design & Make Clipart- General
Topic: The finish cut not deep enough
Replies: 2
Views: 1855

The finish cut not deep enough

When looking at the preview tool paths in the selected tool paths, the finish cut looks like it is not cutting deep enough. There are areas where it is cutting deeper (where it should) than the area where it is not cutting deep enough. Is there a way to have the z axes cut, say about .02 deeper? Tha...
by good1
Sat Apr 01, 2017 9:03 pm
Forum: Design & Make Clipart- General
Topic: how can v carve 8.5 cut a 3D on a 33" mantal
Replies: 8
Views: 3096

how can v carve 8.5 cut a 3D on a 33" mantal

designed a mantel that is 36x10 from 3d design and make western hack. How can I cut it out on my black diamond 24x24 table useing v carve 8.5.? I tried the tiling mode, but it will not work.Is there a way to turn the XandY axes in v carve 8,5 to cut 3d, so that the starting point is on the lower lef...
by good1
Sat Apr 01, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: Cut3D - General
Topic: 3D mantel l
Replies: 4
Views: 3067

Re: 3D mantel l

If you will notice I said I was using v carve 8.5