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Cutting objects

Posted: Sat May 18, 2019 4:22 am
by jhurley
I was wondering if there was a tool whereas you could cut shape at a specific spot? Similar to the cut/scissors tool in illustrator etc?

Re: Cutting objects

Posted: Sat May 18, 2019 6:06 am
by Husky
QCAD has a few cutting tools but of course not like Illustrator. QCAD is a CAD program - Illustrator is a graphic design program.

Maybe you could elaborate a bit more what you like to do with QCAD and we will see if it has the proper tools for that. :wink:

Re: Cutting objects

Posted: Sun May 19, 2019 9:44 am
by jhurley
Yeah Illustrator does have an export to DXF option, just giving Q-cad ago as a teaching tool. The example would be how to do cut a 1/4 of a circle?

Re: Cutting objects

Posted: Sun May 19, 2019 5:19 pm
by Husky
jhurley wrote:
Sun May 19, 2019 9:44 am
The example would be how to do cut a 1/4 of a circle?
You could use for that the "Clip to Rectangle" tool in QCAD ...

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... but I don't believe that your example will answer the question .... :wink: