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by Husky
Thu Feb 22, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [solved] Trouble viewing pasted entity in one particular job I have going.
Replies: 10
Views: 99

Re: [solved] Trouble viewing pasted entity in one particular job I have going.

Hi Robert - just out of curiosity. e_surprised I used an online generator to built an airfoil svg. I imported that in QCAD and used a "hidden" tool to built "automatically" the spline. Just 4 clicks and it was done ... My question is: Is this pseudo "automatic spline" g...
by Husky
Thu Feb 22, 2018 1:27 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [solved] Trouble viewing pasted entity in one particular job I have going.
Replies: 10
Views: 99

Re: Trouble viewing pasted entity in one particular job I have going.

My thoughts are that something is wonky with my image layer. The only problem I see with that theory is that everything else is clearly visible. Is the issue based just on an image? Check the "Property Editor" for image Fade. 100 = invisible / 0 = visible. Dinner? Gooooooooood idea! :wink:
by Husky
Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:28 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [solved] Trouble viewing pasted entity in one particular job I have going.
Replies: 10
Views: 99

Re: Trouble viewing pasted entity in one particular job I have going.

.... Would it be simpler to import directly into the current job, turn off all visible layers, connect the dots, select and place in a proper layer? Without seeing the actual material it is always a kind of guessing but till now I see no reason to spread the material over a few drawings or even in ...
by Husky
Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: QCAD Troubleshooting and Problems
Topic: QCAD saving linetype and textstyle definitions into empty files
Replies: 1
Views: 31

Re: QCAD saving linetype and textstyle definitions into empty files

Hi, Is this intended and can I purge this unused definitions? Yes, yes. :wink: QCAD saves a few settings independently from the drawing for convenience reason. This settings are stored in the qcad3.ini or qcad3.conf - regarding to the used OS. One simple example is if you draw a horizontal line with...
by Husky
Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [solved] Trouble viewing pasted entity in one particular job I have going.
Replies: 10
Views: 99

Re: Trouble viewing pasted entity in one particular job I have going.

Hi Robert, ...... I'd love to hear some suggestions My first suggestion would be that your target drawing has this particular used Layer invisible or frozen. If you copy entities in QCAD it will also copy the regarding layers. If they are visible and not frozen in the source drawing and your target ...
by Husky
Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello to fellow forum members,
Replies: 1
Views: 42

Re: Hello to fellow forum members,

Hello Robert36 - welcome to the QCAD Forum. Vintage plans of balsa Free Flight models? Sound like an interesting Hobby(?). I'm pretty sure QCAD can be a big help to accomplish your goals. If you need some kind of help with QCAD and can't find a proper corresponding answer in this forum please feel f...
by Husky
Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: QCAD/CAM
Topic: cutter jumps at multipoint objects
Replies: 7
Views: 249

Re: cutter jumps at multipoint objects

Hi Christof, Now I know that data quality is not always the best. I need to underline this finding! :wink: The goal should always bee to make it as easy as possible for all involved participants. I'm talking about the Human, CAD, CAM and CNC part. To break it down. If possible a circle should be a c...
by Husky
Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:20 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: hi from perth australia
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: hi from perth australia

Hi pencilcaddy - welcome to the QCAD Forum. :D
by Husky
Sun Feb 18, 2018 2:11 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [solved] Determine Scale of QCAD Library Elements
Replies: 9
Views: 112

Re: Determine Scale of QCAD Library Elements

In a blank drawing with Drawing Units in Inches, I inserted toilet.dxf from the library, and it measures 29" as expected. When I open my floorplan and insert the same object from the library (marked as a Favorite), the toilet appears as it's original size, 19" long instead of 29". Wi...
by Husky
Sat Feb 17, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [solved] Determine Scale of QCAD Library Elements
Replies: 9
Views: 112

Re: Determine Scale of QCAD Library Elements

Drawing Preferences: Drawing Unit: Inch Paper Unit: Inch Measurement System: Imperial Inserting Scale: 1 That looks already good! ... the 3 toilets in the architecture/interior/bathroom are radically different scales, and I don't see anything in the library window about the scale of each individual...
by Husky
Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [solved] Determine Scale of QCAD Library Elements
Replies: 9
Views: 112

Re: Determine Scale of QCAD Library Elements

Hi dvhart - welcome to the QCAD Forum.

dvhart wrote:... so I figure I must be missing something... anyone know what it is?

What are your Drawing Units? (Menu / Drawing Preferences / Drawing Units),
What is your inserting scale?

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by Husky
Wed Feb 14, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Is it possible to create a hatch "linked" to a polyline?
Replies: 1
Views: 107

Re: Is it possible to create a hatch "linked" to a polyline?

Hello David, ... I know how to create a hatch from selection (polyline)... That works not only on a Polyline - all other entities will work on the same way. ... but I don't know how to "link" this hatch to polyline so when it changes it also changes the hatch. I don't know if this is even ...

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