Inkscape extension to create a living hinge
by drphonon, published
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This is an extension that installs in Inkscape. It adds lines to an Inkscape document that will result in a living hinge when those lines are cut, usually with a laser cutter.
An example of using the living hinge is in the file pencil_box_2side_w_divider.svg
Version 0.2 has been uploaded.
Changed inkex.unittouu to self.unittouu
and inkex.uutounit to self.uutounit
to make it work with Inkscape 0.91
Thanks to Pete Prodoehl for pointing this out.
The full instructions on how to install and use the extension can be found here: http://wiki.lvl1.org/Inkscape_Extension_to_Render_a_Living_Hinge
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Inkscape extension to create a living hinge by drphonon is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution license.
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