Note: This is the Mac OS release of MapBoards. For the Windows release, click Win64 near the top of the page (under our logo, where it says OS).
MapBoards is a utility to arrange the cut layout and a lite version of DXF output for laser, CNC cutting, and conventional woodworking projects using Autodesk® Fusion 360™.
It will perform the following steps.
- Arrange copies of model components on a cut layout of the specified dimensions minimizing waste
- Create a flat panel sketch from the cut layout (optional)
- Export the sketch as a multi-layered DXF file (optional) - This is a lite version for simple cutouts. MapBoards Pro has the full support of Export to DXF for menu command and the context menu of the map component in the Browser.
- The model can include linked components or assemblies
The sketch and DXF file will be adjusted for the specified kerf of the laser cutter.
See a full product description here. MapBoards
If you are creating flat panel designs exclusively then the Pro version is a better choice with the superior DXF and SVG output. The Pro version will have future enhancements.
Note: MapBoards can be launched using the toolbar icon or from the create dropdown menu of the design workspace.