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-Text to CNC information and instructions +====== ​Text to CNC information and instructions. ====== 
-The easiest way to generate G-code online for your engravings. ​+ 
 +=====The easiest way to generate G-code online for your engravings. ​=====
  
 With "Text to CNC" you can create a CNC program out of a text in seconds. No installation,​ no registration. Generate G-code directly on our website. ​ With "Text to CNC" you can create a CNC program out of a text in seconds. No installation,​ no registration. Generate G-code directly on our website. ​
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 We hope that this free tool will help you.  We hope that this free tool will help you. 
  
-Step by step instructions:​  +  - Type in the text you want in the box "​Text"​. Start by deleting the predefined text "My Text"​ 
-1. Type in the text you want in the box "​Text"​. Start by deleting the predefined text "My Text"  +  ​- ​Enter the height and width you want the text to have when it is converted to G-code.If you choose a font that contains arcs, the width will be disabled. That's because texts containing real (G2/G3) arcs must maintain aspect ratio when resizing. 
-2. Enter the height and width you want the text to have when it is converted to G-code. ​ +  ​- ​In the box "Rapid height Z" enter the Z value that the cutter will go up to between the contours that forms the text 
-If you choose a font that contains arcs, the width will be disabled. That's because texts containing real (G2/G3) arcs must maintain aspect ratio when resizing.  +  ​- ​In the box "​Contour depth Z" enter the Z value that the cutter will go down to when cutting out letters.  
-3. In the box "Rapid height Z" enter the Z value that the cutter will go up to between the contours that forms the text +  ​- ​In the box "​Decimals",​ select how many decimals you need for the coordinates in your CNC program.  
-4. In the box "​Contour depth Z" enter the Z value that the cutter will go down to when cutting out letters.  +  ​- ​Select the font you want the text to have. 
-5. In the box "​Decimals",​ select how many decimals you need for the coordinates in your CNC program.  +  - Click the button "​Create CNC". 
-6. Select the font you want the text to have +  - Your G-code wil now aper in the textbox. Click the "Save as." button to save it as a file, or copy the G-code direktly from the textbox
-7. Click the button "​Create CNC" +
-8. Your G-code wil now aper in the textbox. Click the "Save as." button to save it as a file, or copy the G-code direktly from the textbox.+
  
  
 [[http://​microtechstelladata.com/​OnlineTools.aspx|Go to the Text to CNC webpage]]. [[http://​microtechstelladata.com/​OnlineTools.aspx|Go to the Text to CNC webpage]].
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