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Support for auto levelling

suspension
Sat, 07 Jan 2017 16:12:41 GMT

I've used FlatCam successfully to mill my first double sided PCB. Only feature that it lacks in my opinion is probing copper board for auto levelling. I had to use a separate software to convert gcode generated from FlatCam to incorporate auto levelling. Although it worked properly, the work flow is bit cumbersome as two tools are not integrated. Are there any plans to incorporate this functionality in the near future?

ambro50
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:12:01 GMT

Hi , could you suggest a free and working program for autolevelling please ? Thanks Ambro

ambro50
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:14:26 GMT

Hi, coudl you please help me in " PCB isolation " posted 3 days ago ? I am really not able to go on ! Thanks Ambro

spinnaker
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 02:05:45 GMT

Autoleveller is free for the back version which works pretty well. I was thinking that FlatCam could use auto leveling too. It is called "FlatCam" after all. ;) The code is available but it is in Java. FlatCam is python, I am not sure how hard it would be to interface.

jpcaram
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:31:41 GMT

Someday I will have the time for coding new features.... in the meantime, anyone can contribute code! JP