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by oe5hpm
Tue Mar 13, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: QCAD/CAM
Topic: CAM toolpath jumps in dependence of tool diameter
Replies: 7
Views: 1049

Re: CAM toolpath jumps in dependence of tool diameter

Hi andrew,

many thanks ... that did the trick ... now i have a perfect toolpath. :lol:
QCAD is really cool !
by oe5hpm
Tue Mar 13, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: QCAD/CAM
Topic: CAM toolpath jumps in dependence of tool diameter
Replies: 7
Views: 1049

Re: CAM toolpath jumps in dependence of tool diameter

Hi Andrew, thanks for that ... i tried and it works. Here i have another problem ... don't know if this is 100% related to the last one. But there are different (even weird) toolpaths generated with the different versions. 3.19.2.6 Selection_032.png 3.19.2 Selection_033.png Any ideas on this?
by oe5hpm
Tue Mar 13, 2018 8:08 am
Forum: QCAD/CAM
Topic: trouble with rectangular cutout
Replies: 2
Views: 791

Re: trouble with rectangular cutout

OK ... many thanks.
cheers,
Hannes
by oe5hpm
Mon Mar 12, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: QCAD/CAM
Topic: trouble with rectangular cutout
Replies: 2
Views: 791

trouble with rectangular cutout

A cutout is made with direction "inside". While direction outside is working as expected, the "inside" generates a weird toolpath. As workaround i convert the rectangle to a polyline and insert a node in the middle, which is then declared as starting point for the polyline. The "5-point rectangle" h...
by oe5hpm
Mon Mar 12, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: QCAD/CAM
Topic: CAM toolpath jumps in dependence of tool diameter
Replies: 7
Views: 1049

Re: CAM toolpath jumps in dependence of tool diameter

Hi Andrew,

currently i run here linux 64 bit.

cheers,
Hannes
by oe5hpm
Mon Mar 12, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: QCAD/CAM
Topic: CAM toolpath jumps in dependence of tool diameter
Replies: 7
Views: 1049

CAM toolpath jumps in dependence of tool diameter

Hi folks,

have a look to attached contour.
If i choose a tool diameter of 1.5mm the toolpath makes a weird jump, if i increase to 1.505mm the toolpath is OK.
Any ideas on this ?
Selection_029.png
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Selection_030.png
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