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IXSHAPER software

IXSHAPER SOFTWARE FOR ALL MEGAPLOT HOT WIRE EPS CUTTERS

  • unlimited FREE UPDATES for all MegaPlot customers
  • extreme easy of use yet lots of powerful features
  • will work on any Windows PC with USB, including Windows 10 & 11
  • available in 11 different languages
  • complex 3D cuts made simple

SUPPORTED DRAWING FORMATS:

  • HPGL.plt (e.g. CorelDraw)
  • DXF (e.g. AutoCad)
  • RAW 3D (e.g. Rhinoceros 3D)
  • EPS/AI (e.g. AdobeIllustrator)
  • DXF 3D (e.g. AutoCad)
  • STL

iXshaper is written by our own programmers to take full advantage of your MegaPlot hot wire CNC machine. As a result, it will not work with any third-party machine.

If you already own a MegaPlot machine, please click the button below to access the download section where you can download the latest version of the suitable application free of charge

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FULLY AUTOMATIC 3D SUPPORT BUILT-IN

  • design your 3D model in Rhinoceros3D, AutoCad, etc.
  • open your 3D model in iXshaper
  • generate required number of steps/passes
  • set speed, wire heating and a couple of other parameters
  • click CUT

OTHER USEFUL FEATURES:

  • multiple objects auto-linking
  • unlimited configuration libraries
  • built-in sample drawings for each type of cut
  • easy-to-use shape duplication feature
  • on-screed cutting simulation
  • auto-stop and continuation for a broken wire replacement

EASY TO USE ARCH CUTTING FEATURE

We have a dedicated arch cutting CC70 unit. However, for an occasional arch or two, there is an iXshaper feature that makes it possible to cut an arch on all our hot wire units equipped with a TurnTable.

  • cut a standard straight profile
  • draw a curve representing the final arch you wish to achieve
  • have iXshaper calculate and cut the cut-outs automatically
  • remove the cut pieces and fold the reminder to get the perfect arch

HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS:

  • PC, laptop or tablet with Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10 & 11
  • graphics software with plt, dxf, RAW or EPS/AI export
  • a free USB port
  • 2GB of RAM
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