Engine Blanking Plates for a Race Car Engine

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Dan M
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Tue Feb 06, 2018 12:24 pm

Blanking plates were needed for the front of the engine for a Nissan 240 SX GT-2 race car with a VQ35HR engine.
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Scanned image of one of the gaskets for a template.
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Tracing process with built-in OMAX Intelli-TRACE™ Automatic Tracing.
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Traced and ready for cutting in ProtoMax MAKE.
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Finished parts: Engine blanking plates for a Nissan 240 SX GT-2 race car engine.
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Tue Feb 06, 2018 9:24 pm

Awesome. What did you do to get the scale / dimensions right?
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Dan M
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Wed Feb 07, 2018 10:43 am

When I scanned the images, I exported them as PDF files (rather than dealing with scaling them from a JPG format). The scale was then already 1:1. Then I used the "Import from other CAD...". It worked perfectly.
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