[OpenSCAD] DXF for cut and engrave

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Wed Oct 30 05:07:48 EDT 2019


Because lasers don't have proper CAM tools like other CNC machines.

On Wed, 30 Oct 2019 at 09:04, Rob Ward <rl.ward at bigpond.com> wrote:

> Why can't it be interpreted as depth or just width? Surely that is just a
> choice for the "slicer" program??? For any given laser or CNC machine???
> Cheers, RobW
>
> On 30 October 2019 7:41:02 pm AEDT, Troberg <troberg.anders at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>>
>> RevarBat wrote
>>
>>> In the BOSL2 library, the `stroke()` module can let you draw lines of a
>>> given
>>> width along a 2D polyline path, with optional arrows and/or endcaps for
>>> either
>>> end. The code for it relies on a lot of other features of the BOSL2
>>> library, though
>>> so it'd be a bit of work to extract that module out.
>>>
>>
>> The problem is that as soon as they have a width, the laser will cut twice.
>>
>>
>>
>>
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