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11-13-2012, 08:40 AM
I have a jewelry box that im making I have gotten it drawn up but when I try the reverse side I cannot get the legs in that im wanting... {like the ones on the heart shape box}... would someone tell me how to do that....Thank you

signed newbie

11-13-2012, 10:59 AM

If you are not going to use the sweep tool as I did on the Heart Box then the easiest way is to create a carve region on the bottom at the same depth as the height of the feet (I used 1/8" but, a little deeper may look better). Make it a little larger than the bottom. Then, using the circle tool, draw circles inside the carve region where you want the feet. Make these a carve region also with a depth of zero. This will raise the feet to the height of the 1st carve region. Set a draft on each of the feet (I used large). Set the bit optimization to best for everything.

11-15-2012, 06:31 PM
steve thanks for the information i figured it out after pressing the buttons a thousand times...but now u having me wondering about te sweep tool...humm