4th Axis path

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aaron
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4th Axis path

Postby aaron » Mon Dec 02, 2019 1:46 pm

Hi
I would like to use freecad to generate a 4th axis tool path to machine the attached barley twist in wood. First of all can it be done?
And second, where are the files I need to work in freecad, and is there a simple explanation for installing them?
I have a CNC machine running LinuxCNC and am running freecad 0.18 on ubuntu 16.04.
Freecad I brilliant by the way
Thanks
Aaron
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chrisb
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Re: 4th Axis path

Postby chrisb » Mon Dec 02, 2019 3:31 pm

Moved to Path forum.

Have a look at https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=36018.