How to generate G-code from 2D DWG/DXF

How to generate G-code from 2D DWG/DXF
LensKeywords: G-code, DWG to G-code, DXF to G-code, CNC machine, milling machine, cutting machine

Discover how to generate G-code (NC, NGC, GCODE, NCP extensions) from 2D DWG and DXF files for milling and cutting CNC machines.

Brief summary:

  1. Open your CAD file.
  2. Go to OutputCAD to G-code. The G-code mode will be activated.
  3. Configure all the settings you need. By default, ABViewer generates G-code for a milling machine. You can change the machine type in the G-code settings window on the General tab.
  4. Click Convert. Then click Save G-code.

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