Today was a pretty cool day. Got to take a board I designed from Fusion 360 and covert it to Shopbot CNC. Foam cut super easy, no dust with the vacuum collection, and was honestly super easy once I got it setup.
Eventually yes. I need to make sure the board works (hydrodynamically) and that I can put a board together using the methods I’m using (cutting top, cutting bottom, gluing together). I’ve gone down the road before of posting files as I go and then things change, it’s a hot mess to clean up and ends up detracting from the community. So yes, once I get the board on the water and it works I’ll make a big write-up!
Other SW I know, even in their free version, import any format (STL, AkuShaper, Shape3d, …) and trap their customers by exporting only to their proprietary file format to be sent to a shaper who bought a licence. Not the case with SW exporting to STL.
Only CAD SW like Fusion are able to create nice and sleek looking hatches… @tylerclark have you found a way with @pacificmeister to create a new Fusion 360 plugin that would make easy the board line design + user interface for hatch position / dimension and lid thickness ?