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by Todd
Fri Sep 04, 2015 1:58 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Export BOM to Excel for business purposes?
Replies: 1
Views: 1250

Re: Export BOM to Excel for business purposes?

we use it to export things like glass, metal, hardware, fasteners BOM except for wood materials that need to come out of lineal stock or board sheets because we have to optimize that. and we also use it to export cutlists of for the beamsaw
by Todd
Thu Sep 03, 2015 8:54 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Missler default "Project" folder
Replies: 3
Views: 3230

Re: Missler default "Project" folder

go to control panel> program file> missler software TopSolid

select change

modify environment variables
by Todd
Mon Aug 31, 2015 9:57 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Removal of constrained block in draft?
Replies: 7
Views: 3131

Re: Removal of constrained block in draft?

How did you draft it? as parts or an assembly
by Todd
Fri Aug 14, 2015 10:30 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Drafting, text position
Replies: 3
Views: 2230

Re: Drafting, text position

found it Jeff helped me out when you start a new draft template its the drawing standard you pick that drives its default orientation. ansi is vertical and iso is aligned to dim line
by Todd
Wed Jul 22, 2015 8:53 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Missing *BOM
Replies: 3
Views: 2059

Re: Missing *BOM

looks like your gonna have to do one of the following:

1.) re-install TopSolid
2.) Try running another recovery because it would seem it did not recover 100% of your files
by Todd
Mon Jul 06, 2015 4:30 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: groove funtion
Replies: 3
Views: 2547

Re: groove funtion

trace the edges to groove with the curve function then use the contour as the tool path for the groove function. or there are other methods if you are not using automatic machining to TopSolid wood cam
by Todd
Mon Jun 15, 2015 3:14 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: WoodWop Export
Replies: 1
Views: 2430

Re: WoodWop Export

make sure to send this to jeff also
by Todd
Tue Jun 09, 2015 9:57 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Drafting, text position
Replies: 3
Views: 2230

Re: Drafting, text position

Just so you know there are different setting for globle its tools_options and local the file_properties. but I have not found any default setting for dim text alignment. How did you rotate the dim text on the lower image. I can only get the text to display one way horizontally weather the dimension ...
by Todd
Wed May 20, 2015 7:24 pm
Forum: TopSolid'WoodCam
Topic: Automation vs Manual & Machine Process
Replies: 1
Views: 7056

Automation vs Manual & Machine Process

Just curious how many people have spent the time setting up machine processes to use automatic/multi-machining vs how many people use manually/semi-automatic in CAM. and why you chose automation vs manuaL
by Todd
Tue May 19, 2015 5:53 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Export Finished Size (With Edge Banding)
Replies: 7
Views: 3525

Re: Export Finished Size (With Edge Banding)

yah I dont like the edge function myself we stopped using it here because it's too old of a function and causes too many cyclic ref's when used in complex designs. but I did like my edges auto labeled for edging when we multi-drafted the parts. but our edgebander cuts off the thickness of edge bandi...
by Todd
Tue May 19, 2015 2:27 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Export Finished Size (With Edge Banding)
Replies: 7
Views: 3525

Re: Export Finished Size (With Edge Banding)

also when using the edge function you can un-check use tool
by Todd
Tue May 19, 2015 2:22 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Export Finished Size (With Edge Banding)
Replies: 7
Views: 3525

Re: Export Finished Size (With Edge Banding)

Have you tried using the edge shape in oversize on the cutting up tab of the define part. note you also have to have set up your edge function properly for this too work.
by Todd
Sat May 16, 2015 6:10 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Surface
Replies: 5
Views: 2798

Re: Surface

you might be able to find something here

ftp://ftp.TopSolid.com/Public/
by Todd
Thu May 14, 2015 11:03 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Export Finished Size (With Edge Banding)
Replies: 7
Views: 3525

Re: Export Finished Size (With Edge Banding)

are you using the edge function to take off the thickness of the edge banding?
by Todd
Tue Mar 31, 2015 9:41 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Fulcrum tipping point pedestal dining table
Replies: 5
Views: 2928

Re: Fulcrum tipping point pedestal dining table

well your gonna wanna look under Dynamics to do that is all I can tell you. and you will have to tell it how to apply the force on the model it cant just give you an answer without some inputs. but unfortunately I am not well versed in the Dynamics functions and how to use them. :?: