Pocket operation support?

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artisanicview
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Pocket operation support?

Post by artisanicview » Sun Mar 13, 2016 11:10 am

I have some closed shapes and I want to make a pocket operation on them using QCAD/CAM demo, but I canțt find any references to this kind of mechanisation.

Is there any support for "Pocket" operations in CAM module. I just need do make a basic pocket on some closed shapes.

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Re: Pocket operation support?

Post by andrew » Mon Mar 14, 2016 9:23 am

No. QCAD/CAM currently only traces the available geometry using G-Code or another output format. Anything more advanced would have to be programmed into a specific configuration using custom properties to tag entities and JavaScript to program the desired output.

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