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Stefan

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January 6, 2017 - 6:00 pm
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Hi Dean, Polyboard 6.04b is available from today to download and install from the normal Polyboard download page. It fixes this polyline inversion issue. Thanks for bringing it to our attention, Stefan

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Ness

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January 4, 2017 - 3:51 pm
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Hi again,

There seems to be a bug here. Polyboard is systematically inverting the arc directions and the developers are working to find and correct this for the next update.

For the time being we’ll just have to draw the arcs in the opposite direction to get the correct shape into Polyboard.

Sorry about that.

All the best,

Ness

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Ness

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January 4, 2017 - 1:36 pm
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Hi Dean,

I’ve sent this problem to the developpers to look at.

In the meantime, wish you a happy and prosperous 2017.

For your information, we are getting some prototypes of our nest-fix made in plastic by a company in High Wycombe.

I’ve changed a bit the design to be autolocking and I’ll send you an example to test  when we receive them.

All the best,

Ness

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dean price

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Hi Ness,

For some reason im getting diffrent since updating to 6.3, here is a example panel and the dfx shape i put in

the dfx shows fine in all my other cad programs but any curves become inverted when used in polboard

many thanks

Dean

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Ness

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December 29, 2016 - 7:42 am
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Hi Dean,

I can’t seem to reproduce your error.

I’ve loaded the 

DXF shape into the Polyboard curves library and then used it as an inner tooling and everything seems to work.

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Can you send me a cabinet with curve ?

cheers,

Ness

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dean price

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Hi Ness,

Thanks for the quick reply, yes that is the correct shape i have drawn, however when i open that dfx in polyboard i get this shape imported_shape-1.pngImage Enlarger

it has thrown the curves inside out 

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Ness

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Hi Dean,

When I open the DXF in Draftsight I get this:

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Are you sure that you are importing the right DXF into Polyboard ?

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Ness

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dean price

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December 27, 2016 - 5:21 pm
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Hi all,

im finding when i import a shape for inner tooling polyboard seems to invert the curves i have drawn, mabye i have a setting wrong ???

i have attached a dfx file along with screen shot of what i have drawn then what opens with inner tooling import

many thanks

Dean

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