I have been trying to carve projects developed in Vcarve and using carbide motion to carve project. I can’t get carbide motion to load the file. I think I’m not saving the file in correct format Since I’m very new to this please excuse if I don’t explain my problem correctly.
Any and all comments are welcome
You will need to select an appropriate post-processor — Vectric has had one for our machines since v8.5
Vectric makes a line of popular software products. Here is one example of a workflow to create a G-Code file using these applications.
Of especial interest is Design and Make, available from:
http://www.designandmake.com/ — AIUI, this application / web site was originally a 3rd party, but was purchased by Vectric. The software “Design and Make Machinist” is freely available, and will allow one to use free and purchased clipart, adjusting and repositioning it as desired, then export it into a fo…
Either edit the post-processor you are using, or get one which supports tool changes:
(note that Vectric support has been sharing that file to customers who ask after this)
Vcarve Pro and Post Processor for further details.