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by Rcnewcomb
Mon Sep 28, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Projects of the Month
Topic: Fish Dish
Replies: 2
Views: 37

Re: Fish Dish

Fun stuff!
by Rcnewcomb
Mon Sep 28, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: PhotoVCarve - General
Topic: Question about sanding top immediately after carving?
Replies: 24
Views: 497

Re: Question about sanding top immediately after carving?

California, in all it's great wisdom :roll: has outlawed the sale of Denatured Alcohol. [snip] I bought a couple of quarts of Mohawk Shellac Reducer, but the stuff is really expensive. I buy Everclear by the case and pay HazMat shipping. Fortunately French polishing make a lttle shellac go a long w...
by Rcnewcomb
Sun Sep 27, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: VCarve Lettering
Replies: 7
Views: 233

Re: VCarve Lettering

Seal and then use gel stain in the carved areas.
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by Rcnewcomb
Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: Aspire - Gallery
Topic: Sign up for our 2020 Worldwide Virtual User Group Meeting
Replies: 98
Views: 4308

Re: Sign up for our 2020 Worldwide Virtual User Group Meeting

The virtual UGM was top notch. While I miss meeting face to face with others, I greatly appreciated the content that was delivered. The variety of speakers and talent on display was inspiring.
by Rcnewcomb
Thu Sep 24, 2020 1:30 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Efficient pocketing
Replies: 12
Views: 377

Re: Efficient pocketing

I'm confused. What is it that you want to happen that isn't already handled by the multi-tool pocket toolpath?
by Rcnewcomb
Tue Sep 22, 2020 11:59 pm
Forum: Cut2D - General
Topic: Support Pages and Frequently Asked Questions
Replies: 166
Views: 1753189

Re: Support Pages and Frequently Asked Questions

Go to this page: Download Our Fully Functional VCarve Pro Trial

If you already own a license the go to portal.vectric.com
by Rcnewcomb
Tue Sep 22, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Why am I getting this error message?
Replies: 2
Views: 159

Re: Why am I getting this error message?

If you don't like how the nesting happened you should press <Ctrl-Z> to undo the nesting. Then change the nesting parameters and try again.
by Rcnewcomb
Tue Sep 22, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: PhotoVCarve - General
Topic: Strange thing happen
Replies: 4
Views: 115

Re: Strange thing happen

Was it visible in the preview? If not then you are looking for a machine issue.
by Rcnewcomb
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: issue with 4th axis project
Replies: 9
Views: 523

Re: issue with 4th axis project

Could you post your CRV file here for us to look at?

How do I upload files or photos to the forum?
by Rcnewcomb
Sun Sep 20, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Aspire - General
Topic: English to Arabic Translation Help
Replies: 16
Views: 424

Re: English to Arabic Translation Help

it's best to get someone who can to make sure you're writing the correct thing
This is solid advice. Remember, also, that Arabic is a Right-to-Left language. Again, a native speaker can guide you best.
by Rcnewcomb
Sat Sep 19, 2020 12:31 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: recommended tutorial
Replies: 4
Views: 262

Re: recommended tutorial

Here is an explanation of when a zero plane is helpful: Identifying and eliminating software generated chatter marks

Note that it was written before the term "zero plane" was adopted.
by Rcnewcomb
Fri Sep 18, 2020 12:27 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: recommended tutorial
Replies: 4
Views: 262

Re: recommended tutorial

The specific problem I'm trying to eliminate is cupping
On your finishing pass offset outwards by a little more than 1/2 of the bit diameter.
by Rcnewcomb
Fri Sep 18, 2020 12:24 am
Forum: VCarve - General
Topic: Union Stars not same size
Replies: 13
Views: 381

Re: Union Stars not same size

I'm impressed you could tell that from a picture.

Once you have been bitten by that type of Gotcha! you tend to remember it.
by Rcnewcomb
Thu Sep 17, 2020 5:11 am
Forum: PhotoVCarve - General
Topic: How can you speed up the up-and down motion of a carve line?
Replies: 3
Views: 218

Re: How can you speed up the up-and down motion of a carve line?

That is either controlled by the Plunge rate under Feeds and Speeds for the tool, or by the Rapid move speed set in your machine's control software.
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