MapBoards Pro is a utility to arrange cut layout and output both SVG and DXF for laser, CNC cutting, and aid with material management for conventional woodworking projects using Autodesk® Fusion 360™.
It will perform the following:
- Create a component map by Arranging copies of model components on a cut layout of the specified dimensions minimizing waste. The map can Include selected components or all components in the model (the default). A quantity can be specified on selected components.
- or Export a flat panel design from a created component map as a multi-layered DXF file
- or Export a flat panel design from a created component map as an SVG file with color-coded layers in standard 96 ppi. Multiple options including Deepnest format.
The context menu of the map component provides additional tasks to export a flat panel design of the created map as DXF or SVG files. There is also a Label Map task with options to customize.
The DXF file or SVG file can be adjusted for a specified kerf matching a laser cutter kerf.
The DXF will contain 4 or more layers which include perimeter, cutouts, labels, and an inset layer for each depth as viewed from the top view. The SVG will include the same layer information uniquely identified with color. See detailed product description here MapBoards Pro
More enhancements are planned for this Pro version.
Note: MapBoards Pro can be found in the Create dropdown menu of the Model Workspace.