Articles tagged with: Patterns

27
July
2012

Duplication Pattern From Sketch With Points

In some cases it can be useful to pattern a set of toolpaths without relying on features in the design model. In such cases, using a sketch containing a point for each instance can be a quick way to create the pattern.

1. Create a toolpath for a single instance.

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Categories: HSM Tips and Tricks

12
July
2012

Make Pattern From Selection

HSMWorks 2010 introduces a new shortcut for making a pattern directly from a selection of operations.

Previously you had to add the operations to a new folder first, and then add a pattern to the folder.

To add a pattern in HSMWorks 2010, simply select one or more operations, right-click and choose Make Pattern.

Categories: HSM Tips and Tricks