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Build a Raspberry Pi-Powered DIY Amazon Echo. Download Synfig. Description Synfig Studio (formerly known as SINFG) is a free, Open Source 2D vector and timeline-based animation software.

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It was created by Robert Quattlebaum (currently no longer involved) who decided to make it Open Source in 2005 under the GNU license. You can use this application to create feature-film-quality animation, web animations, advertisements etc. It has a long list of features such as: support many layers ( filters, gradients, distortions, transformations, fractal and many others), spatial resolution-independence, temporal resolution independence, High Dynamic-Range Imaging (HDRI), pentablet-friendly tools, artist-oriented design, path-based gradients, etc. New features are added all the time such as the bones tools or frame-by-frame animation which extends the capabilities of this program. Synfig Studio Review Installing: Please note that the setup file will also install FFMpeg and Examples (setup was tested on Microsoft Windows OS). MeshLab. Skeinforge download page.

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Skeinforge

Please enhance this page by adding information, cad files, nice big images, and well structured data! Skeinforge. G-Code Ripper. Contents BackgroundFeaturesDownloadDocumentationRelated Links Background G-Code Ripper is a g-code reading and manipulation program written in python.

G-Code Ripper

The root features of the program were written from scratch. Home. Open Source Software for easy cnc programming. HeeksCAD, my favorate Open Source CAD/CAM software. I have been using HeeksCAD for a little over a month now, I started using it because I only use Open Source products with my RepRap (I only have windows on my laptop because my wife prefers Windows).

HeeksCAD, my favorate Open Source CAD/CAM software

It has the look of Sketchup, but with a much more "clean" CAD/CAM GUI. I have used OpenScad, and it's great for modifying existed objects, but I just can't think that abstractly when prototyping. I need the ability to "draw & measure" my prototypes. Unfortunately, even though HeeksCAD is a great software, their Wiki and tutorial choices honestly leave a lot to be desired. This program has a lot going for it:-Able to import STL, STP, DXF, STEP, IGES, and Gerber-It can export as STL, STP, DXF, STEP, and IDGES-VERY easy boolean function.

The current documentation can be found at: (offical site, including VERY bare wiki) (very underpopulated user group) (amazingly active development forum, when was the last time you saw a development forum busier than the user forum?) 1. Tutorials - heekscad - Non-video tutorials and other long form articles about HeeksCAD - Free CAD based on Open CASCADE. The following resources may be useful, especially to new users of HeeksCAD and HeeksCNC.

Tutorials - heekscad - Non-video tutorials and other long form articles about HeeksCAD - Free CAD based on Open CASCADE

Some of this is not official documentations so features and user interface may have changed significantly. Using HeeksCad Probably the best place to get started is the wiki page UsingHeeksCAD Digital Machinist Article. No Secrets: Open-source CAM Application Bares All « The Hell Ya Beller. Note: The following article appeared in Digital Machinist Volume 5 No. 3 Fall 2010.

No Secrets: Open-source CAM Application Bares All « The Hell Ya Beller

HeeksCAD has continued to mature since then. The current user interface may vary significantly from the images below. In the opening scene of the 1981 movie Raiders of the Lost Ark, explorers come upon an idol hidden in the jungle. Weaker men flee, but the hero, undaunted, continues on to discover a treasure. DebianPackagesBuild - heekscnc - This page explains how to build HeeksCNC packages for Debian and derivatives (Ubuntu, Linux Mint, etc.) - CNC machining add-in for HeeksCAD.

BuildDebianPackages - heekscad - This page explains how to build HeeksCAD packages for Debian and derivatives (Ubuntu, Linux Mint, etc.) - Free CAD based on Open CASCADE. What To Do After A New Installation Of Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin. Some readers contacted me about the possibility to write an article about things to do after a fresh installation of Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin.

What To Do After A New Installation Of Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin

In fact, there are many things to do after a new installation of Ubuntu 12.04, but in this guide I will try to give you what is important. If you think we have missed something interesting for Ubuntu 12.04, please mention it in the comment form given below.1. Updating Your Repositories The first thing to do is to configure Ubuntu to download packages from main Ubuntu servers instead of location-based servers to avoid the notorious 404 error when installing packages from the terminal using the "apt-get install" command. To do this, start the terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T) and run this command: Matterhorn. Capture & Administration Matterhorn provides specs for building your own capture agent to automatically record audio, video and VGA signal, and a sophisticated set of administration tools to manage recordings.

Matterhorn

Media Processing. OpenSCAM. FreeCAD: An Open Source parametric 3D CAD modeler. Documentation. Because LinuxCNC is a global project (with users and developers around the world), there are various places that contain documentation of the LinuxCNC project.

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Documentation for Version 2.6. Linux CNC with MeshCAM. Many people use EMC2 as a machine controller.

Linux CNC with MeshCAM

A common problem for Linux users is having to switch between operating systems in their production process since there isn’t much CNC software for Linux, most are Windows-only. Users end up designing parts with one operating system and then reboot into Linux to use EMC2. The good news is that MeshCAM works in Ubuntu and makes it possible to have a complete Linux CNC system.

For those who are new to Linux, Wine can be though of as a "Windows emulator". It enables you to run many Windows programs on a PC running Linux. This breif tutorial will guide you through the steps to get MeshCAM running on Ubuntu. Which is the best free software for generating CNC part program? Per Bj. Broabout 3 years ago The question is a bit vague. Remember that you will need to generate a model in a CAD program (if you are working in 3D), then transform the model to G-Code using a CAM program, then use the G-Code to operate your CNC mill or lathe. For generating your 3D model, I recommend FreeCAD as an open source product. If you want to pay, you can use Inventor, or SolidWorks or many of the other commercial programs. Free CAM Software. G-Simple is a simple free CAM program for 3 Axis Machining Centers. GCAM - GNU Computer Aided Manufacturing GCAM is the GNU Computer Aided Manufacturing open source package. It currently supports any 3-Axis Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) mill, both english and metric units.

GCAM consists of a simple interface for making bolt holes, drill holes, sketches, templates, and more. 5 SharePoint Alternatives That Can Save You Money. Top 5 Alternatives to Microsoft Active Directory : Top & Best Alternatives. Advertisements Active Directory (AD) is a directory service that developed for Microsoft Windows domain networks and is included in most Windows Server operating systems as a set of processes and services. An AD domain controller authenticates and authorizes all users and computer in a Windows domain type network assigning and enforcing security policies for all computers and installing or updating software. Active Directory without Microsoft: An open source alternative to Bill Gates for your home lab.

Guest blogpost by Graham French Graham F French is an IT veteran of almost two decades and specialises in virtualisation and cloud infrastructure technologies. He can be found on twitter at @NakedCloudGuy and blogs at thenakedcloudguy.com. Open source is changing the world: join the movement.

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