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Cutting / Engraving only the Fill ?
« on: September 22, 2017, 12:39:45 PM »
Yet Another Question...Is there a way to cut only the "Fill" of Text or The Fill of a BMP, Tiff File etc...Not The Oultine ?

So Far So Good On my Other 2 Questions

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Re: Cutting / Engraving only the Fill ?
« Reply #1 on: September 24, 2017, 04:12:46 AM »
The F-Engrave’s V-Carve or B-Carve toolpath can also be used with a straight bit (see Scorch’s pdf’s) and this will cut the ‘fill’.

Alternately, CAD/CAM software, such as Vectric (http://www.vectric.com/), generally includes ‘pocket’ toolpath creation which will also do the same job.

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Re: Cutting / Engraving only the Fill ?
« Reply #2 on: September 25, 2017, 09:11:24 AM »
Thank you ! ! ! ! !....Maybe I have been using the wrong terminology in my searches as well