help please!! exporting from sketchup, cutting larger

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ebtech
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help please!! exporting from sketchup, cutting larger

Post by ebtech » Sun Mar 24, 2019 3:00 am

i just got my shapeoko xxl going in the last few days and am wondering how come some of my designs i export from sketchup cut larger than intended ? i’m really new to this. thanks

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Re: help please!! exporting from sketchup, cutting larger

Post by WillAdams » Sun Mar 24, 2019 2:12 pm

Which CAM setup are you using?

We have a few notes on this sort of thing at: https://wiki.shapeoko.com/index.php/Com ... are#3D_CAD

For my part, I usually just output a feature of a known size, or surround things with a rectangle of known dimension and check in on import.
Shapeoko 3XL #0006 w/Makita RT0701 Router w/0.125″ and ¼″ Elaire precision collets
Nomad 883 Pro #596 (bamboo)

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