Parametric dovetail generator for OpenScad

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Parametric dovetail generator for OpenScad by hugokernel Jul 27, 2012


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Create parametric dovetail.

Your printing area is too small ?

No problem, cut your piece and reassemble it !

Updated version : https://github.com/hugokernel/OpenSCAD_Dovetail


Example :

dim = [20, 60, 5];
clear = 0.3;


  • [x, y, z]
    • x : Teeth count
    • y : Teeth height
    • z : Teeth Clearance
      teeth = [3, 4, clear];

intersection() {
cube(size = dim, center = true);
cutter([0, -10, 0], dim, teeth, true);

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I'm just learning openscad. I've been playing with your fantastic library and trying to figure out how to break the slab into only two units rather than three. Can you give me some pointers?

Look at the example on this page: cut it into 2 parts