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by kapudon
Wed Oct 05, 2016 7:42 pm
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: Carbide Create - Sloped pockets?
Replies: 1
Views: 711

Carbide Create - Sloped pockets?

Can Carbide Create generate toolpaths for pockets with sloped (i.e., conical) sidewalls? I realize it isn't a 3D CAD program, but a simple conical pocket with a fixed angle seems like something that should be in the category of basic 2.5D CAD function. Thank you.
by kapudon
Thu Jan 21, 2016 9:30 pm
Forum: Software - CAD, CAM, Workflow Help
Topic: Carbide Create
Replies: 64
Views: 18095

Linux/Wine Installation

I don't know how many people are interested in running CC under Linux, but the current version appears to work perfectly using Wine. As always with Wine installations, there are a few things to know. I couldn't find them conveniently described anyplace else, so I thought I'd post them here. I'm runn...
by kapudon
Sun Dec 06, 2015 12:19 am
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Sparkfun controller
Replies: 4
Views: 2771

Re: Sparkfun controller

I've been comparing these. Functionally, I only see two differences: 1) The Sparkfun unit just has one y-axis motor controller (3 total controllers, not 4). The two y-axis motors are wired to this in parallel. 2) The Sparkfun unit has more versatile stepper motor configuration hardware: Microsteppin...