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by rhammans
Thu Feb 06, 2020 5:25 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Rotary job going wonky
Replies: 2
Views: 394

Re: Rotary job going wonky

thanks for looking at it, I really appreciate it. As for the speed, the darn zeros. I wanted 200 ipm, not 2000. I guess I'll straighten out those numbers and try again.
Rick
by rhammans
Tue Feb 04, 2020 12:24 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Rotary job going wonky
Replies: 2
Views: 394

Rotary job going wonky

I'm trying to duplicate some elk calls and from reading the forum, it appeared that using a molding toolpath would be the way to go. So after some tests that had different things go wrong that I figured out. I was ready for a final test and thought I had accounted for everything. But obviously not. ...
by rhammans
Wed Jan 29, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: Vcarve Pro 10 and a rotary axis
Replies: 3
Views: 494

Vcarve Pro 10 and a rotary axis

I'm getting my 4th axis set up and trying to create a simple profile in vcarve pro 10 to generate toolpaths from. But there doesn't seem to be a tutorial covering this for v.10. All the others versions have menu items that aren't in 10. Has anyone here made or seen a good video about this? Here's a ...
by rhammans
Fri Mar 15, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Scooped chair seat - Maloof style
Replies: 44
Views: 23313

Re: Scooped chair seat - Maloof style

I have begun to use this method and it works really well after a bit of tweaking. Your method is the only way I can think of doing it in VCarve. Potzmannwoodshop -- would you be willing to share your file for the scooped seat. I need a starting point in v-carve, not really ready to make the plunge ...