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by bpastor
Thu Mar 28, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Create Shape from a vector
Replies: 2
Views: 666

Create Shape from a vector

I apologize if this question has been asked before. I am trying to model a shape from a closed vector. The rest and apply buttons are greyed out no matter what I do. Please help

Bob Pastor
by bpastor
Mon Jul 31, 2017 2:11 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: VCarve G code
Replies: 5
Views: 1696

Re: VCarve G code

Thanks,

I was just having a major brain fart. All I need to do is to jog the 4th axis 180 degrees using the pendant, then run my toolpath.

Bob
by bpastor
Mon Jul 31, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: VCarve G code
Replies: 5
Views: 1696

Re: VCarve G code

Actually, I only need to rotate the piece one time 180 degrees prior to my last milling operation. The last milling operation is not rotary, so I was wondering if I could just run a tap file that would rotate the piece exactly 180 degrees, then run my last tap file. I just don't know how to write a ...
by bpastor
Mon Jul 31, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: VCarve G code
Replies: 5
Views: 1696

Re: VCarve G code

Actually, my job is set up so Y values are wrapped around X. The midpoint of my Y would be 180. That's not what I want. I want to insert a Gcode at the start of the tap file that will rotate the stock 180 degrees, drill my holes, insert another G code at the end to return it to the original position...
by bpastor
Mon Jul 31, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: VCarve G code
Replies: 5
Views: 1696

VCarve G code

Greetings All, I am an absolute novice when it comes to 4th axis stuff. I am using a CNC Shark 4th axis and Vcarve Pro 9.0. I am trying to machine a piece of round stock. I'm able to create the piece using the rounding gadget and other machining using the 4th axis. I need to drill some holes in it, ...
by bpastor
Thu Jul 27, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: Gadgets - Releases
Topic: V9 Gadgets
Replies: 7
Views: 5780

Re: V9 Gadgets

Thanks Adrian,

They do now install but the turned profile gadget will not work correctly.

Bob Pastor
by bpastor
Thu Jul 27, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: Gadgets - General
Topic: Turned Profile Gadget
Replies: 15
Views: 9343

Re: Turned Profile Gadget

Greetings All, I am having exactly the same problem with V9. The profile is very simple curves. I made sure that both vertical line started at the same y value (0) by pressing y in the node edit mode. I still get the error that the vertical ends must start at the same y value. Please help. Bob Pastor
by bpastor
Wed Jul 26, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Gadgets - Releases
Topic: V9 Gadgets
Replies: 7
Views: 5780

Re: V9 Gadgets

This is the first version of Vcarve Pro I have purchased. I purchased it partly because of the gadgets and 4th axis toolpaths. It use useless to me until i can get the turned profile gadget.
by bpastor
Wed Jul 26, 2017 5:18 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: Re: Re: Version 9.0 is here. Upgrade Now!
Replies: 98
Views: 64457

Re: Version 9.0 is here. Upgrade Now!

I have V9 but cannot install gadgets. Please help.
by bpastor
Wed Jul 26, 2017 5:17 pm
Forum: Gadgets - Releases
Topic: V9 Gadgets
Replies: 7
Views: 5780

V9 Gadgets

Will Gadgets work with V9? If so, how? Try as I might, I cannot get the gadgets to install.
by bpastor
Sat Jul 22, 2017 6:35 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Gadget Installation Help
Replies: 13
Views: 5538

Re: Gadget Installation Help

I wasn't able to download them in the 8.5 trial either
by bpastor
Sat Jul 22, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Gadget Installation Help
Replies: 13
Views: 5538

Re: Gadget Installation Help

I had the trial version of 8.5
by bpastor
Sat Jul 22, 2017 6:31 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Gadget Installation Help
Replies: 13
Views: 5538

Re: Gadget Installation Help

Vcarve Pro 9.0
by bpastor
Sat Jul 22, 2017 2:52 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Gadget Installation Help
Replies: 13
Views: 5538

Gadget Installation Help

I have downloaded several Gadgets ten ran the install.exe file. The window asked me which "components" from Gear Maker I'd like to install (Empty box... There were no "components" to choose from.) This happens with every gadget I try to install. I've done it with Vcarve open and also closed with the...
by bpastor
Sat Jul 22, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Gadgets - General
Topic: Can't install gadgets
Replies: 1
Views: 1630

Can't install gadgets

Greetings,

I have downloaded several gadgets but when I run the installation program, nothing shows up to install. Please help.