# Alphacam from scratch!

## Preparation for machining – Alphacam #17

Preparation for machining – Alphacam The geometry is almost ready for machining. At the beginning, remove the outer rectangle. It’s a bit too [...]

## Edit | Join – Alphacam #16

Edit | Join – Alphacam Previously, we mentioned that each arrow is a separate geometry. At this point, the outer contour still consists [...]

## Edit | Trim – Alphacam #15

Edit | Trim – Alphacam The second way to extract a fragment of geometry is to use the Trim function. We will discuss [...]

## Edit | Break – Alphacam #14

Edit | Break – Alphacam Previously, we talked about geometry direction arrows and that one arrow represents one geometry. Our external contour consists [...]

## Start Point – Alphacam #13

Start Point – Alphacam You know how to change the direction and side of machining, but you must know that the arrow also [...]

## Tool Directions – Ghost Tools – Alphacam #12

Tool Directions – Ghost Tools At this moment, our drawing consists of several individual geometries. If we would like to machine, for example, [...]

## Edit | Offset – Alphacam #11

Edit | Offset – Alphacam We now draw a circle in the middle of a large circle with a radius of 15 smaller [...]

## Arc CENTER of Snap – Alphacam #10

Arc CENTER of Snap Another useful snap is the Arc CENTER of snap. With its help, you can easily find the center of [...]

## Find geometry – Alphacam #9

Find geometry – Alphacam Another useful option is the Find. Allows to find the indicated geometry in the geometry list. Suppose we want [...]

## INTERSECTION of Snap and Break geometry – Alphacam #5

INTERSECTION of Snap and Break geometry In this post I want to show two more Alphacam functions. Break geometry and snap INTERSECTION of. [...]