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How to export DXF outline of unfolded sheetmetal in Fusion 360, with no bending lines.

A - answer Two methods of exporting a DXF file with pure outline of a sheetmetal flat pattern shape, without any bending lines or other geometry (e.g. for laser or plasma cutter) - see the video describing Fusion 360 on CAD Studio's YouTube channel.

One of the options is projecting the unfold shape to a new sketch. The second option is to re-import the exported DXF file, switch off the unwanted layers and then re-export this simplified shape to a simplified plain DXF file.

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See also:
Tip 12392:Export unfolds of sheetmetal parts to DXF - parameters for iLogic and VBA
Tip 11720:How to export unfolded sheetmetal parts in Fusion 360?


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