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by Todd
Mon Feb 18, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: TopSolid nesting for band saw machines
Replies: 9
Views: 770

Re: TopSolid nesting for band saw machines

I would suggest you ask about how to setup the interface & or export to cutrite and what TopSolid file do you export to cutrite it may not be a nest file but just the parts from the assembly and then let cutrite optimize. I also think you will need to contact your re-seller or support to figure how ...
by Todd
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: BOM Examples?
Replies: 6
Views: 724

Re: BOM Examples?

Manually edit the .bom file and under format use FORMAT=04|in
with 04 being decimal place
by Todd
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: BOM Examples?
Replies: 6
Views: 724

Re: BOM Examples?

As for standard I made my own I would say it depends on how your defining your parts & assembly's. and what information from them you want in your BOM table will dictate how you make your BOM template. But here we use them for Cutlist's, and BOM and we expost to an excel template that is formated an...
by Todd
Tue Feb 12, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: ID parts
Replies: 9
Views: 1412

Re: ID parts

In your tools options there's could be a prefix for number by part type
by Todd
Tue Feb 05, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Custom scripts or actions?
Replies: 1
Views: 417

Re: Custom scripts or actions?

there is an API interface. but little to no help how to learn it yourself best to ask your support.
by Todd
Mon Jan 21, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: top solid cloud files
Replies: 1
Views: 427

Re: top solid cloud files

I have mapped a drive to a FTP site before it works. But I would not suggest working from a file in the cloud it would be slow. Also make sure your Standards library are using the same map drive letter and setup a synchronize with cloud files. Best way to do this as I see it would be to take the fil...
by Todd
Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Index with information
Replies: 4
Views: 617

Re: Index with information

I use it to label the part # from our inventory system and a shorter description. part#/description
by Todd
Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:55 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: standard curves
Replies: 3
Views: 469

Re: standard curves

You can find the source files and change the units of the parameters or you can copy them all to your standards and change the units of the parameters
by Todd
Tue Jan 15, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Undo planning view
Replies: 7
Views: 1175

Re: Undo planning view

If you edit the view in the tree you might be able too
by Todd
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: ID parts
Replies: 9
Views: 1412

Re: ID parts

you will also need to make sure this BOM template is selected in your tools>> Options>> Example of CAM name BOM template format: COLUMNS { NAME=ITEM "DEF=<INDEX_3D>" TYPE=STRING ALIGN=CENTRE TITLE_ALIGN=CENTRE WIDTH=0.0127 VISIBLE=YES ; NAME=FILENAME1 "DEF=<WOO_CAM_FILE_NAME><INDEX_3D>-A" TYPE=STRIN...
by Todd
Thu Jan 03, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Constrain polygon
Replies: 2
Views: 775

Re: Constrain polygon

Yes you just have to insert it into a sketch after import
by Todd
Wed Jan 02, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Folder name
Replies: 2
Views: 913

Re: Folder name

I could be wrong but I don't think that's possible
by Todd
Mon Nov 19, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: in place sub-set vs alternative set
Replies: 2
Views: 966

Re: in place sub-set vs alternative set

right-click the alternate set assembly in the tree
then select insert
then type the name of the sub-set
by Todd
Fri Nov 09, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Delete layer not component
Replies: 1
Views: 570

Re: Delete layer not component

You cant delete layers they are always there. Once you move everything on that layer to a different layer than it will be empty and not show up in the layers tab in the manager unless you manually inserted the layer into the manager
by Todd
Mon Oct 22, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: TopSolid'WoodCam
Topic: How to put the part into CNC in the right way
Replies: 2
Views: 3390

Re: How to put the part into CNC in the right way

There are multiple ways to get data to your CNC from TopSolid wood.
1.) TopSolid wood CAM module: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWW99-9D6x8
2.) Machining export: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7Nri-IzVDI
3.) the way your currently doing it witch is much longer than the above two