Script to Node clean up

Discussion in 'General Fabrication' started by Mark Samuelson, Dec 14, 2016.

  1. Mark Samuelson

    Mark Samuelson New Member

    Dec 14, 2016
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    New to this forum and plasma cutting. I'm in the process of making some signs and I have typed up a sign using one of the fonts in my CAD program.
    My issue is that when I convert the Text to Graphics then enlarge to edit nodes, the script is so distorted that I have to edit every letter in the sign. This is a cursive font. Since there are about 50 words the editing in the form will take HOURS!

    Is there a step I can take that will fix the script in one step? Or any other steps I can take to make the editing process faster?
    I've searched for tutorials all over but can not find anything that will help this issue.
  2. nwaPLASMA

    nwaPLASMA Well-Known Member

    Feb 12, 2016
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    Can you post a screen shot of the issue? Not following on why it's distorting. Are you editing to connect the letters to each other?
  3. LECS-Chad

    LECS-Chad Moderator Staff Member

    Dec 15, 2015
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    Id be interested to see which FONT you are using. Doing a TEXT TO GRAPHICS shouldn't change the appearance of the font or change its properties at all. Save a CDL with the font and text BEFORE the text to graphics and a line with it after TEXT TO GRAPHICS and send it over. Id love to look at it.

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