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by Donald Thomson
Mon, Jul 09 2018, 10:07AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: I've got a good challenge for the REALLY experienced eCab users here
Replies: 6
Views: 187

Re: I've got a good challenge for the REALLY experienced eCab users here

I'm so sorry Mark. Thank you so much for the work you did!!! :beer: :D

I'm going to load the cabinets up and try and see how you did them. I wish I had half the talent as you in doing these challenging projects.

Don
by Donald Thomson
Sun, Jul 08 2018, 3:28PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: I've got a good challenge for the REALLY experienced eCab users here
Replies: 6
Views: 187

Re: I've got a good challenge for the REALLY experienced eCab users here

Ralph, Thanks for the reply on this. It is a real project. I'm trying to see if it would be possible to do the weird shaped cabinets in eCabs, or if I need to do them in Sketchup and import the files into Aspire to cut the parts. It looks like you have something very close to what is needed. Let me ...
by Donald Thomson
Tue, Jul 03 2018, 1:23PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: I've got a good challenge for the REALLY experienced eCab users here
Replies: 6
Views: 187

I've got a good challenge for the REALLY experienced eCab users here

Two cabinets that need to fit an irregular wall shape. The attached picture has two cabinets - outlined in red - that I would like to know if it's even possible to do in eCabs? The other option is to design them in Sketchup and go from there. I know the red outline is a little small, but if you zoom...
by Donald Thomson
Thu, Jun 07 2018, 9:42AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: How do I stop being thick?
Replies: 13
Views: 515

Re: How do I stop being thick?

I switch back and forth between inches (my native measurement) and metric all the time in the settings dialog. Many hardware settings are done in metric. Other things are done in inches. It would be nice to have a "toggle" to switch back and forth no matter where you are in the program. Ye...
by Donald Thomson
Thu, May 17 2018, 12:25PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Short cuts any thoughts?
Replies: 4
Views: 294

Re: Short cuts any thoughts?

Mark, One of the things I miss, when using eCabs, is shortcut keys. I hate always having to take my hands off the keyboard to do something. Like you said, most all other Windows programs support preprogrammed short cut keys or user programmable shortcut keys. In a program as complex as eCabs, shortc...
by Donald Thomson
Fri, Mar 16 2018, 10:07AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Problem with Shopbot Link and Write to Shopbot
Replies: 3
Views: 470

Re: Problem with Shopbot Link and Write to Shopbot

Thanks Tim. I've been working with Clint on this issue. The error is not happening when I'm nesting. It happens when I click the Write To Shopbot button. It appears that the software may not be dropping to the next smaller bit in the tool database to perform the operation. Clint is having the develo...
by Donald Thomson
Thu, Mar 15 2018, 2:54PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Problem with Shopbot Link and Write to Shopbot
Replies: 3
Views: 470

Problem with Shopbot Link and Write to Shopbot

When I try and write a file to Shopbot for cutting, I keep getting this error. It is pretty meaningless as it's written and displayed as it gives you NO indication of where the problem lies. I'm sure there is something in the design causing this to happen. When the software is creating the code for ...
by Donald Thomson
Sun, Mar 04 2018, 7:09PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Resizing Display Boards
Replies: 7
Views: 849

Re: Resizing Display Boards

To bad they can't be scaled like a display object. I would also like to see an option to lock them to a specific location (post on the corners) so when the cabinet is resized they move with it. Forrest It would be nice if we could make display boards an integral part of a cabinets design. Be parame...
by Donald Thomson
Fri, Mar 02 2018, 5:19PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Resizing Display Boards
Replies: 7
Views: 849

Re: Resizing Display Boards

Thanks Scott.

I've subscribed to your YouTube channel. I look forward to watching your videos and learning a bunch of new stuff. Thank you for taking the time to do those!!!
by Donald Thomson
Fri, Mar 02 2018, 3:51PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Resizing Display Boards
Replies: 7
Views: 849

Re: Resizing Display Boards

I've attached the cabinet with associated display boards. Every time the customer wants to make size changes all the display boards don't fit. There are 3x3 posts at each corner, 1x1.5 "stretchers" (not eCab stretchers) to hold the slats displayed at the bottom and then the slats themselve...
by Donald Thomson
Fri, Mar 02 2018, 3:41PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Resizing Display Boards
Replies: 7
Views: 849

Re: Resizing Display Boards

Thanks Scott. How do you resize a display board? I can't find in the help files how to do this.
by Donald Thomson
Fri, Mar 02 2018, 3:25PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Adding a drawer issue ?
Replies: 1
Views: 368

Re: Adding a drawer issue ?

DISREGARD!!!

I think I found the problem.....
by Donald Thomson
Fri, Mar 02 2018, 3:18PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Mitered faceframes ?
Replies: 0
Views: 463

Mitered faceframes ?

Is there a way to specify mitered faceframes versus the butt, mortise/tenon, puzzle joints in faceframe editor?
by Donald Thomson
Fri, Mar 02 2018, 12:15PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Resizing Display Boards
Replies: 7
Views: 849

Resizing Display Boards

I can't find anything in the Help manual about using the Display Board function. So here goes. I've put some display boards in a cabinet. I have associated those boards with my cabinet. When I resize the cabinet, is there a way I can also resize the display boards, or do I need to delete them all an...
by Donald Thomson
Fri, Mar 02 2018, 12:05PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Adding a drawer issue ?
Replies: 1
Views: 368

Adding a drawer issue ?

I've got a little bit non standard cabinet I'm trying to add drawer boxes to. Cabinet is attached. The cabinet sides and back have a -3" top inset. Basically after I add drawers - 7.75" lower drawer then an upper drawer to fit the remaining space - I go back to Main and the drawer boxes se...

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