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Beginner Love Spatula

  • Software:
    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
    love spatula.jpg

    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!
    inkscape01.jpg inkscape03.jpg love spatula.jpg vcarve01.jpg vcarve02.jpg vcarve03.jpg vcarve04.jpg vcarve05.jpg

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  1. MaryD
    Love is the best ingredient in any meal. Cute idea.
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