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by catsh16
Tue May 15, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: Problems and questions
Topic: Drag knife not creating initial swivel
Replies: 5
Views: 256

Re: Drag knife not creating initial swivel

Can you just create an additional parameter for the tool, or operation that automatically sets the assumed blade angle to a set direction (like Y+ ) for the first cut in a new job file. It could either be a fixed direction or an angle that the user assigns in the operation or tool dialog. If it coul...
by catsh16
Tue Jan 30, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Problems and questions
Topic: Drag knife not creating initial swivel
Replies: 5
Views: 256

Re: Drag knife not creating initial swivel

Do you know what angle it assumes the blade is at in the start of the part when sheetcam is freshly opened? If I knew that - then I could try to move my first starting point to match. If you could read the angle (in the XY plane) of the first cut, and assume the blade is 110Deg offset it'd probably ...
by catsh16
Tue Jan 23, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Problems and questions
Topic: Drag knife not creating initial swivel
Replies: 5
Views: 256

Re: Drag knife not creating initial swivel

I just emailed you the files.
by catsh16
Tue Jan 23, 2018 3:29 am
Forum: Problems and questions
Topic: Drag knife not creating initial swivel
Replies: 5
Views: 256

Drag knife not creating initial swivel

Les, ~50% of the time - the drag knife code does not generate a preliminary swivel move for the very first cut of a program. I have been inspect every program and editing if it is missing. I've been watching this trying to find a clue -but it's still a mystery I have wanted to believe it is related ...
by catsh16
Fri Sep 15, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: Forum help
Topic: update to development version
Replies: 0
Views: 623

update to development version

What's the best way to do this? It doesn't give me the option when I "check for Updates" from within SheetCam I don't really want to uninstall & reinstall... can I have both version installed and running on the same license at the same time? ps. why: it has started crashing on me every hour or so. N...
by catsh16
Fri Apr 21, 2017 12:40 am
Forum: New features
Topic: call program to view file after post
Replies: 1
Views: 380

call program to view file after post

maybe this already exists, but I can't find it?

I'd love there to be an application option to set a path to an application (in my case Notepad++) such that whenever I post a new code it automatically opens it in the specified program(application path) where I can inspect and/or edit it.