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by philIam
Tue Aug 19, 2014 8:03 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: Inkscape to makercam sizes differ
Replies: 11
Views: 2281

Inkscape to makercam sizes differ

Hi, I'm working in inkscape and its great. I set my default variables to inches in the ctrl+shift+default page. But when I export out to makercam its like the sizes are bigger than intended. I'll insert a circle and make it .5 from makercam compare it to my imported svg from inkscape and they are bl...
by philIam
Tue Aug 19, 2014 2:42 am
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!
Replies: 14
Views: 2787

Re: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!

Ah I see. OK. I legit just ... loaded my svg from tinkercad into inkspace Then just used my tinkercad svg as my template for positioning since inkspace doesnt really have measuring combine with union and difference depending if its a shape or hole respectively delete the old export svg and use that ...
by philIam
Tue Aug 19, 2014 1:28 am
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!
Replies: 14
Views: 2787

Re: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!

Thanks so much !!!! I know the PM at tinkercad and I have mentioned this problem to them. So I know how to fish in the future... you recommend the following 1. save as .txt file 2. open in adobe macromedia 3. some how fix the mess that's in there and resave as .cn or txt? If you would be kind enough...
by philIam
Mon Aug 18, 2014 11:15 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!
Replies: 14
Views: 2787

Re: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!

Im just especially puzzled that I got tinkercad svg to work before and I cut with it.
by philIam
Mon Aug 18, 2014 10:10 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!
Replies: 14
Views: 2787

Re: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!

I tried that and it had the same result in makercam.
by philIam
Mon Aug 18, 2014 10:08 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!
Replies: 14
Views: 2787

Re: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!

I'm using tinkercad, its ok to download as svg then rename the svg to text then load into makercam?
by philIam
Mon Aug 18, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!
Replies: 14
Views: 2787

Re: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!

says svg is not allowed.

So i have to group all my holes together before grouping into the plane piece?
by philIam
Mon Aug 18, 2014 8:14 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: Eveery thing messed-up
Replies: 11
Views: 3074

Re: Eveery thing messed-up

I think I am having some trouble similar to this fellow.

Any thoughts?

Using Tinkercad and I've tried ungrouping grouping nothing has worked. I've successfully used tinkercad in the past.
by philIam
Mon Aug 18, 2014 7:58 pm
Forum: MakerCAM
Topic: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!
Replies: 14
Views: 2787

Re: Makercam throwing in random lines... why!? Newb here!

Additional picture here!