- Inkscape/Vcarve Pro/Mach 3
- Machine Time:
- 15 minutes
- Bit or Laser Size:
- 1/8" end mill
- Feeds & Speeds:
- depends on material
- 6 mm hard maple or beech
Printing the PDF, attaching it to your material and using a scroll saw would also work
Design is in Inkscape
To create .pdf for printing or import into Vcarve, click on File/Save a copy and select 'pdf'
Start Vcarve and open the .pdf file
Adjust the thickness of you material and click 'OK'
Select everything and use the 'Join Vectors' tool to close the loops
Select the hearts and create a 'Profile Toolpath' Adjust depth, select 'Inside' and create tabs if desired
Select the outline and create an other 'Profile Toolpath', but select 'Outside
Generate the preview, then write the g-code file, selecting the appropriate post precessor
Transfer to your CNC and start cooking with love!