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dan fentie
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oversized job file

Postby dan fentie » Wed, Mar 04 2009, 2:06PM

OK, I have been working on a job for a period of time with my computer acting very slow. I looked into it a bit and found that I have a few cabinets with really large file sizes. I have a 3 drawer, drawer bank with a finished right end that has an average of 1000 KB file size but at the same time I have virtually the same cabinet with only a small change that has a cabinet file size of about 18,000 KB. Would really like to know how making a small change to the cabinet could affect the file size this much. ANY input would be beneficial right about now!

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Kerry Fullington
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Re: over sized job file

Postby Kerry Fullington » Wed, Mar 04 2009, 2:29PM

Dan,

Part editor cuts and profiles seem to raise the file size as well as adding drawers that show dovetails. certain pulls might increase the file size also.

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Re: oversized job file

Postby sam mayer » Wed, Mar 04 2009, 4:20PM

Hey Kerry, Sam Mayer here. I am actually Dan's employee working on this job file. The weird thing is that I haven't added any part editor cuts, I have slab doors, regular dato box drawers and no pulls or knobs. There is no major change in the cabinet other than my drawer box height. I can't understand any reason for the hsf file size to increase by 18 times (1 MB to 18 MB).

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Re: oversized job file

Postby Rick Deskins » Wed, Mar 04 2009, 5:09PM

It may be a bug with the parasolid bodies. Can you zip and send that file(18mb) to cabinets@thermwood.com? Put note on email to Forward to Rick Deskins.
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