Fonts for engraving

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JohnR
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Fonts for engraving

Post by JohnR » Thu Jul 29, 2021 8:07 am

Looking for a source of fonts in drawing form that can be imported into
Cad programs as a dxf file.
Preferably free if possible.

Thank you

JohnR

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Re: Fonts for engraving

Post by GlennW » Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:42 pm

Try here

https://cambamcnc.com/forum/index.php?t ... 7#msg37107

Scroll back up to reply #78.
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Re: Fonts for engraving

Post by Adirondack » Mon Apr 04, 2022 3:02 pm

Most CAD files will let you create type with any font, and then let you export the outlines as a DXF file.

Here's the resulting DXF for download: https://www.dropbox.com/s/13314jmhp44ka ... t.dxf?dl=0 The text is 1" high.

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