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change the colour of lines to be able to export as dxf for laser cutter.

miguel_silva737miguel_silva737 Member Posts: 3 EDU
In our school students do a lot of designs (and learning cad with the process) that have to be cut on laser cutter.

The laser gets black for cutting and red for engraving. how can i set up different colors for different lines?

Many thanks


  • owen_sparksowen_sparks Member, Developers Posts: 2,077 PRO

    For today you'll need to export from onshape as a dxf or similar and then use a 3rd party bit of software to set line coulours before importing it into your laser cutter software.

    If you have a look in the Improvement Request section I believe there is a topic asking for coloured lines.


    Owen S.
    Production Engineer
    HWM-Water Ltd
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