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by John Powell
Thu, Aug 26 2010, 6:05AM
Forum: Customer Images
Topic: Just a day or so
Replies: 5
Views: 5828

Re: Just a day or so

Nice one Bryan would be nice to know your lighting positionings,intensiy, and shine values etc.
I am just beginning to learn room layouts and rendering. thanks John.
by John Powell
Thu, Aug 26 2010, 5:48AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: saving a job for production sharing
Replies: 1
Views: 375

saving a job for production sharing

Hi from OZ. At the risk of sounding thick, could someone please walk me through the process of saving an assembly or cabinets to a memory stick so i can take this to someone who has agreed to do my machining for me so we can go through it (my first production sharing job) together to iron out any pr...
by John Powell
Thu, Aug 26 2010, 4:19AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: frustrating nest problem
Replies: 7
Views: 1159

Re: frustrating nest problem

OK Ive tried a few combinations. True shape horizontal gives me all my 34mm parts from 1 sheet but then my 19mm parts uses 3 sheets. True shape vertical gives me my 19mm parts on 2 sheets but still uses 2 sheets for my 34mm parts. Going back to my original nest ( true shape horizontal ) and my origi...
by John Powell
Wed, Aug 25 2010, 5:38PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: frustrating nest problem
Replies: 7
Views: 1159

Re: frustrating nest problem

These parts are to be cut for me on a cnc. I have my tool width set at 8mm.
Yes i do need to have the grain set. Can i use cut line for cnc operation? Iwill try nesting that way
and see what happens. Thanks John.
by John Powell
Wed, Aug 25 2010, 11:04AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: frustrating nest problem
Replies: 7
Views: 1159

Re: frustrating nest problem

OK try this. ive tried with horizontal and vertical and true shape with 5mm collar ime sure all the 34mm
componants should be able to be cut from a single 2400 x 1200 sheet. John
by John Powell
Wed, Aug 25 2010, 10:11AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: frustrating nest problem
Replies: 7
Views: 1159

frustrating nest problem

HI. Could someone please explain why the 34mm shelf on the second sheet
will not nest on the previous sheet when there is clearly enough space.
Thanks John.
by John Powell
Fri, Apr 02 2010, 10:14PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: To show open drawer
Replies: 3
Views: 620

Re: To show open drawer

Once again thanks for your help i will give it a try.
Thanks John.
by John Powell
Fri, Apr 02 2010, 12:42AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Zoom function not workig
Replies: 2
Views: 392

Zoom function not workig

Just a quick one. When i press controll /left mouse button and drag a square around
the area i wish to zoom in on, all that happens is the parts contained in this area are selected
(green hatch) but no zoom happens. I never had this problem in V5.
Can anyone help.
by John Powell
Fri, Apr 02 2010, 12:33AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: To show open drawer
Replies: 3
Views: 620

To show open drawer

hi from oz. I followed the link in a previous post to show open drawers by adjusting the back and front inset. This worked fine but the drawer box just pushed through the drawer front. I thought it would be a simple job to set the move incrament to the same distance and move the drawer front out. Is...
by John Powell
Wed, Mar 31 2010, 4:40AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: just about given up with ecabs
Replies: 11
Views: 1366

Re: just about given up with ecabs

Yes thats it Kerry, I worked out how to do it last night, as you sugested i did it with consruction settings.
Again, thanks for your help on this one.
by John Powell
Tue, Mar 30 2010, 8:28AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: just about given up with ecabs
Replies: 11
Views: 1366

Re: just about given up with ecabs

rebated mdf Drawer.hsf This is the drawer I have a problem with. I made the three 12mm x 8mm rebates in the drawer sides with a 13 mm straight cutter i had created months ago. I found the tool comp a bit confusing so decided to create a 24 mm dia cutter to avoid the tool comp problem. I had no prob...
by John Powell
Tue, Mar 30 2010, 4:45AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: just about given up with ecabs
Replies: 11
Views: 1366

Re: just about given up with ecabs

Sorry could someone please explain step by step how to post a job (cabinet)cant seem to do it.
thanks. John.
by John Powell
Tue, Mar 30 2010, 3:42AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: flickering mouse pointer
Replies: 11
Views: 1328

Re: flickering mouse pointer

I may sound a bit thick here but i tried to do that yesterday but couldn't find out how.
Couldnt even find out what make my vid card is although i think its nvidia.
John.
by John Powell
Mon, Mar 29 2010, 5:12AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: just about given up with ecabs
Replies: 11
Views: 1366

Re: just about given up with ecabs

Thanks again for your help, Kerry and Rick. Sorry for the tone of my post, i was just so frustrated. For a start, No I have not updated my video card driver, sorry. I will try and post the cabinet I was working on when i had the thickness problem, i think i may have a go at the drawer box rebate pro...
by John Powell
Mon, Mar 29 2010, 4:46AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: flickering mouse pointer
Replies: 11
Views: 1328

Re: flickering mouse pointer

Thanks Kerry that did the trick. The only thing is this problem only just started this weekend,I had already lowered
the hardware acceleration to loose the ghosting in custom layout area. Anyway it seems to be ok now.
Thanks again John.

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