Turned Profile Gadgets

Overview

The purpose of this gadget is to add 3D functionality to VCarve Pro by creating 3D wrapped toolpaths from a 2D cross section vector, it can also be used with Aspire to speed up the 3D modelling process and toolpath creation.

How It Works

This gadget works by taking a cross section of what you would like and wraps it around 360 degrees to create a rotary toolpath. For this to work create a vector which represents the outline of half of the product you are trying to make length ways. Then set up a rotary job and run this gadget.

Updates

Current Version: 1.3

Version 1.3 updates

  1. Fixed bug when using multiple passes

Version 1.2 updates

  1. Fixed to work with version 8 software
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