Calculation Edit Boxes
Numerical edit boxes generally support simple calculations.
A sum can be entered directly into the edit box:
Having typed an equation, pressing the = key will perform the entered calculation and fill the edit box with the answer.
Special Calculation Characters
As well as the simple numerical calculations, such as 3+(4/5), several of VCarve Desktop's stored values can be accessed by using certain letters (which are not case-sensitive): When used, VCarve Desktop substitutes the character with the appropriate value in the calculation.
W or X
Half of the material width
H or Y
Twice the height of the material
T or Z
0.25 units less than the material thickness
Area of a 10 radius circle (π.r2)
Converts 25.4mm to inches
Converts 2 inches to millimetres
34 inches (2 feet and 10 inches)