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by stan.distortion
Sat Apr 17, 2010 1:05 am
Forum: CAM Expert 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Setting up cam expert for my machine
Replies: 4
Views: 14596

looking at dxflib at the mo
by stan.distortion
Sat Apr 17, 2010 12:27 am
Forum: CAM Expert 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Setting up cam expert for my machine
Replies: 4
Views: 14596

dxf to motion control

Searched for 'motion control' and got this thread, will start new thread if need be, cheers.
Working on cnc, g-code is PITA, want to go straight from dxf to motion. Any advice?
thanks, stan
by stan.distortion
Fri Apr 04, 2008 2:17 pm
Forum: QCAD 2.1/2.2 Developers
Topic: hatching
Replies: 4
Views: 18655

Very stupid question but would it actually be possibly to script a chess game in qcad? And with a computer opponent?? :)
cheers
by stan.distortion
Fri Apr 04, 2008 2:01 pm
Forum: QCAD 2.1/2.2 Suggestions and Feedback
Topic: 3D
Replies: 2
Views: 5648

What I was looking for in particular was not a gl type app but a way of being able to specify a height for layers and possibly to be able to use any 2 of 3 axis, to be able to work on X and Z for instance then flip to Y and Z. In my case its for CNC work and if it could be coupled to a g-code genera...
by stan.distortion
Fri Apr 04, 2008 1:56 pm
Forum: QCAD 2.1/2.2 Suggestions and Feedback
Topic: 3D
Replies: 2
Views: 5648

3D

I didn't see it in any of the suggestions post so here goes. Are there any plans for any kind of 3d implementation in qcad?
cheers
by stan.distortion
Fri Apr 04, 2008 1:37 pm
Forum: QCAD 2.1/2.2 Suggestions and Feedback
Topic: transparency on jpegs
Replies: 13
Views: 14550

Cheers for the blindingly fast reply :) Feeling very stupid now, not reading the manual is one thing but not even checking whats in the menus is unforgivable.
Thanks
by stan.distortion
Fri Apr 04, 2008 1:31 pm
Forum: QCAD 2.1/2.2 Suggestions and Feedback
Topic: 3 features i would love to see
Replies: 2
Views: 8160

Throwing in another 4c for these 2, configurable hotkeys or, if it can be done with scripting, a brief howto would be a nice feature and tabs for open documents would be great. Sorry if any of these (or any other posts) are already implemented, an RTFM won't cause offence as I often need reminding :...
by stan.distortion
Fri Apr 04, 2008 1:23 pm
Forum: QCAD 2.1/2.2 Suggestions and Feedback
Topic: transparency on jpegs
Replies: 13
Views: 14550

I'm not a subject, I'm a free man....hahahah

I'll throw in my 2c for transparent entities, especially fills. It would be very usefull here. Logged in with a couple of suggestions and another one kind of fits in here, configuring entities to be above or below others. That's kind of heading towards the big '3d' question though so I'll start anot...
by stan.distortion
Wed Mar 05, 2008 6:41 pm
Forum: QCAD 2.1/2.2 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: isometric grid
Replies: 3
Views: 5897

New isometric tool?? Time for me to RTFM I think :) Kind of kicked myself after posting as for what I wanted to do putting a few points in a hexagon and copping it all over the place worked ok. Turned off the grid and named the layer "grid" instead. It would be nice to have different grid ...
by stan.distortion
Tue Mar 04, 2008 9:41 pm
Forum: QCAD 2.1/2.2 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: isometric grid
Replies: 3
Views: 5897

isometric grid

Is it possible to re-configure the grid into a triangular pattern instead of a square pattern to do isometric drafting?
cheers

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