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Convert JPEG To Vector

Convert JPEG Vector

Whether you want to manipulate a JPEG image into a vibrant website design or logo, or you simply prefer working with multiple layers, you will need a good converter. A special program is available that can easily convert JPEG to Vector…

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Converting Your JPG Files to Vector

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Converting JPG to vector can be as complicated or as simple as you want with the right software. There are two general methods to accomplish the task. Manual Conversion Manual conversion is a tedious process. It requires tracing the JPG image…

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A Brief History of AutoCAD

AutoCAD is a software application developed by Autodesk that enables computer-aided design (CAD) and drafting. The software is used to produce 2D and 3D drawings. AutoCAD software allows users to conceptualize ideas, produce designs and drawings to the required levels of…

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Catherine’s Christmas Wishlist

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We’ve taken a look at some of the most interesting CAD designs across the web and put together a Christmas wish list. From 3D jewellery to the clever Handibot, here’s the products that we hope to get in our stockings this…

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Will EDDY Revolutionise the Way CAD Professionals Work?

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EDDY stands for Electronic Drawings Display and forms a great part of Australian designer’s Austin Inglis’ goal to assist in the worldwide environmental pursuit of the paperless office. At the moment EDDY is currently a concept but it has the potential…

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How To Convert An Image For CNC

How to Convert Image for CNC

CNC is at the heart of today’s burgeoning maker movement. Using simple tools like CNC routers, milling machines and laser cutters, you could produce anything from laptop decals to wooden signs. In fact, you could start your own CNC project from…

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Converting Images for CNC With Scan2CAD

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Peter Fairweather is a Chartered Engineer who owns and runs Engineering Software business, Datarota. He started the business in 1977 and it is thought to be one of the longest-serving technical software houses anywhere. The company’s specialism is the design and…

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3 Ways To Optimize Your Time

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Rather than stay in-front of your computer screen, we want to make sure you have more time outside. Taking the dog for a walk or visiting that nice coffee shop around the corner from home (doesn’t that coffee look good?) No, we…

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OCR On Exploded Vector Text Supported

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After the successful release of Scan2CAD v8.0 with its multiple optimizing PDF to CAD features, Avia Systems has had many requests to add an OCR option for converting ‘exploded’ text to ‘proper’ editable ASCII text. As a reflection of Avia Systems…