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by I_Make_Stuff
Fri Dec 13, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Intelli-MAX Software: LAYOUT / MAKE
Topic: How to tell Protomax to cut on the center of the line?
Replies: 4
Views: 764

Re: How to tell Protomax to cut on the center of the line?

There are two easy ways to have the machine cut on the centerline: Simply enter "0" when it asks for the tool offset in MAKE . The advantage here is that it is crazy easy. The disadvantage here is that it happens for the entire part. Use as "slit" quality in LAYOUT: ( This is the better way ). Just...
by I_Make_Stuff
Tue Feb 06, 2018 9:24 pm
Forum: Share Your Work
Topic: Engine Blanking Plates for a Race Car Engine
Replies: 2
Views: 1360

Re: Engine Blanking Plates for a Race Car Engine

Awesome. What did you do to get the scale / dimensions right?
by I_Make_Stuff
Wed Oct 11, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: Intelli-MAX Software: LAYOUT / MAKE
Topic: What file formats can the ProtoMAX import and export?
Replies: 1
Views: 1287

What file formats can the ProtoMAX import and export?

What file formats does the ProtoMAX support for importing, exporting?
by I_Make_Stuff
Tue Oct 03, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: Intelli-MAX Software: LAYOUT / MAKE
Topic: How do I get programs to the machine / Does it need to be near my computer?
Replies: 1
Views: 1154

How do I get programs to the machine / Does it need to be near my computer?

How do I transfer my tool paths to the machine? What options are available?
by I_Make_Stuff
Fri Sep 22, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: ProtoMAX Operations
Topic: What is the gist of how to make a part? (Basic steps)
Replies: 1
Views: 1254

What is the gist of how to make a part? (Basic steps)

From an idea in my head, to the final product, what are the essential steps to go through?
by I_Make_Stuff
Thu Sep 21, 2017 10:02 am
Forum: Intelli-MAX Software: LAYOUT / MAKE
Topic: Do I need an Internet connection to run the machine?
Replies: 1
Views: 1121

Do I need an Internet connection to run the machine?

Do I need an Internet connection to run the machine or use the software?
by I_Make_Stuff
Tue Sep 19, 2017 1:52 pm
Forum: Abrasive Waterjet 101
Topic: How fast does it cut?
Replies: 1
Views: 1134

How fast does it cut?

How much time would I be waiting for my parts to finish? How fast does it cut? What affects cutting speed? What would be an example of a slow path that is barely practical?
by I_Make_Stuff
Mon Sep 18, 2017 5:32 pm
Forum: Intelli-MAX Software: LAYOUT / MAKE
Topic: Customize / extend the ProtoMAX software?
Replies: 1
Views: 1114

Customize / extend the ProtoMAX software?

What options are there to customize and extend the ProtoMAX software?
by I_Make_Stuff
Fri Sep 15, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: Abrasive Waterjet 101
Topic: How does a waterjet compare with a laser?
Replies: 1
Views: 1341

How does a waterjet compare with a laser?

A waterjet seems to be a lot like a laser, but I know it is different. How do they compare? Why would one use a laser instead of a waterjet and vice versa? What things that I am used to doing on a laser would be different or weird or whatever on a waterjet?
by I_Make_Stuff
Fri Sep 15, 2017 2:39 pm
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Good sources for artwork I can cut?
Replies: 1
Views: 1301

Good sources for artwork I can cut?

What are some good sources for artwork that I can cut on the machine? (AI, SVG, DXF, tool paths, etc.)