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by etxbkst
Wed Sep 04, 2013 3:41 pm
Forum: Rotary Tools (like dremel)
Topic: What bit to level/plane work surface
Replies: 11
Views: 4073

Re: What bit to level/plane work surface

I picked up one of these a while back: http://mdm.boschwebservices.com/files/r19739v15.jpg http://www.dremel.com/en-us/Accessories/Pages/ProductDetail.aspx?pid=115 and have been planning on using it for that, but still need to work out a good mounting system for my Dremel 4000. William Thank you! M...
by etxbkst
Wed Sep 04, 2013 3:17 pm
Forum: Rotary Tools (like dremel)
Topic: What bit to level/plane work surface
Replies: 11
Views: 4073

What bit to level/plane work surface

What bit would you all recommend for planing the work surface? My B&D RTX uses a 1/8" shank.
by etxbkst
Mon Sep 02, 2013 7:12 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: What's happening to my "O's"?
Replies: 8
Views: 2291

Re: What's happening to my "O's"?

WillAdams wrote:add .txt to the filename.
Attached.
by etxbkst
Mon Sep 02, 2013 3:53 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: What's happening to my "O's"?
Replies: 8
Views: 2291

Re: What's happening to my "O's"?

Also, I tried to upload the SVG, and I get an error saying that extension isn't allowed.
by etxbkst
Mon Sep 02, 2013 3:51 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: What's happening to my "O's"?
Replies: 8
Views: 2291

Re: What's happening to my "O's"?

I suspect it's an issue w/ how thefont is put together --- probably the winding (path direction) isn't correct --- try correcting / changing that. Let us know the name of the font you're using and post the SVG file. You're right about the font. I just used Arial Black and I get an ok O when calcula...
by etxbkst
Mon Sep 02, 2013 3:26 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: What's happening to my "O's"?
Replies: 8
Views: 2291

What's happening to my "O's"?

I am not sure what's going on here, but take a look at how MakerCAM calculates paths for the O's. I'm trying to do a pocket operation.
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