CNC Emulator is an add-on designed to simulate a CNC machine within Blender.

Key features:

  • Toolpath Visualization: Reads .gcode files and displays the toolpath as a polyline.
  • Modal Path Movement: Moves an empty to points along the path using a modal.
  • Dynamic Paint Simulation: Simulate milling and other CNC processes using dynamic paint in Blender.

Relevant addons

Bolt Gen

Bolt Gen

Create bolt patterns on hard surface models