@PhilJohnson@JeremySimmons , Dont mean to thread jack, but I haven’t done a 3D carve yet, and I’d like to do this bottle cap, could you explain how to go about it? what bits should I use? how should I measure the center of the circle? etc
So I finally got time to go ahead and give this a try, however my depth on the roughing doesn’t seem to go deep enough, and my finishing pass is starting a little too deep. Could this be due to machine allowances in tool-paths and Gap above model? probably answering my own questions here lol
So, I just did some modeling in Aspire for one of these myself. Here’s what I’ve come up with in the preview of the model. I’m going to purchase an 1/8" ballnose from Woodcraft tomorrow and try it out.
Hey guys! Trying this again, was going pretty well before I tried to pause it * dough * Managed to save it and finish the roughing pass. However moving onto the finishing pass it was taking a very long time, so I ramped up the speed to: