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by mrleonwhite
Fri May 14, 2021 2:52 am
Forum: Gadgets - Releases
Topic: box making gadget
Replies: 27
Views: 38630

Re: box making gadget

Hi Guy's,
I tried installing the Box creator gadget in Aspire 10.514 and I get this error
Box Creator Error.png
by mrleonwhite
Fri Sep 07, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Tapering a pocket
Replies: 19
Views: 4598

Re: Tapering a pocket

You can make a mortise with a bottom that slopes at 30 degrees by using closely spaced straight lines and the fluting toolpath. But you cannot make a mortise that enters the material at an angle so that there is an undercut. Vectric products cannot do undercuts, unless you in some way lie to the ma...
by mrleonwhite
Fri Sep 07, 2018 12:59 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Tapering a pocket
Replies: 19
Views: 4598

Re: Tapering a pocket

If you want a mortise pocket that doesn't go straight down (90 degrees), but rather 30 degree off of vertical, then the only way is to somehow tilt your board so it is 30 degrees off being horizontal. I teach furniture design, and when a board needs to meet another board at 30 degrees I generally c...
by mrleonwhite
Fri Sep 07, 2018 12:52 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Tapering a pocket
Replies: 19
Views: 4598

Re: Tapering a pocket

@potzmannwoodshop thanks for your reply but unlike you I am not versed in CAD\CAM or any other design type software and no I have not gone through all of the videos I have only been at this for 2 weeks and up until now I have not had any exposure to this way of working. So I thought this forum was ...
by mrleonwhite
Thu Sep 06, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Tapering a pocket
Replies: 19
Views: 4598

Re: Tapering a pocket

Can someone share with me how you tell the software you want a 30 degree tapered pocket in VCarve pro. I am new to CNC and VCarve software, I have only had my setup for 2 weeks now, but I am in love with it already a little frustrating at times though, like this when I can't figure out on my own ho...
by mrleonwhite
Thu Sep 06, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Tapering a pocket
Replies: 19
Views: 4598

Re: Tapering a pocket

@adze_cnc, thanks for the reply but I want the pocket to be tapered 30 degrees not necessarily using a 30 degree bit. I am trying to create a 30 degree mortise for my tenon. How do I do that in VCarve Pro? What you are asking is a basic cad issue. Have you gone through all of the tutorials yet? @po...
by mrleonwhite
Thu Sep 06, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Tapering a pocket
Replies: 19
Views: 4598

Re: Tapering a pocket

@adze_cnc, thanks for the reply but I want the pocket to be tapered 30 degrees not necessarily using a 30 degree bit. I am trying to create a 30 degree mortise for my tenon. How do I do that in VCarve Pro?
by mrleonwhite
Thu Sep 06, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Angled Z axis cut
Replies: 18
Views: 5921

Re: Angled Z axis cut

While you are going back to the drawing board you may wish to consider looking at joints that be easily done with a CNC machine: 50 Downloadable Digital Joints For Woodworking http://winterdienst.info/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Jigsaw-Mitre-Joint.jpg Thank you RCNewcomb for this link. I think I am ...
by mrleonwhite
Thu Sep 06, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Tapering a pocket
Replies: 19
Views: 4598

Tapering a pocket

Can someone share with me how you tell the software you want a 30 degree tapered pocket in VCarve pro. I am new to CNC and VCarve software, I have only had my setup for 2 weeks now, but I am in love with it already a little frustrating at times though, like this when I can't figure out on my own how...