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NEWBIE!! How to round an edge
« on: January 28, 2014, 11:29:39 PM »
Ok, so I'm all proud that I have cut out a rectangle made of plastic and it has rounded corners.  I have been trying like crazy to make the outside edges have a rounded edge (without taking to my router table).
Is it a roundover, fillet, bevel??  How can I incorporate this into my NFS programming? 
I'm pretty dumb in this whole arena, so, bear with me please.
Thank you in advance.

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Re: NEWBIE!! How to round an edge
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2014, 05:58:38 AM »
If you are meaning the actual edges to have a rounded profile then you would need to use a corner rounding cutter.

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Re: NEWBIE!! How to round an edge
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2014, 06:21:26 AM »
snapajap,
You might be able to adapt the method in this video for outside edges.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFQ1A37kcGA

John Champlain