FoamBlade Project Homepage
Update: Feb. 2012
After some time, development on FoamBlade has started again.
For this purpose, a new repository was created to host further
development of the FoamBladeSuite.
The repository is located at
Further versions of FoamBlade will focus on CAM features like
cut-path processing and generation.
It is also planned that traditional CNC tasks can be done with
To support this FoamBlade will also contain configurations
and adoptions for LinuxCNC.
git clone git://gitorious.org/foambladesuite/foambladesuite.git foambladesuite
FoamBlade v0.04 (before 2012)
The Project page at sourceforge
The FoamBlade Howto
Note: This one is a bit outdated, since we can parse cut-Pathes from DXF-Files now.
The DXF2Quad How-To
Generate and edit Pathes with 2D-CAD Programs that can generate DXF-Files.
A brief guide in how to get everthying working under an special realtime Ubuntu
Root of all model airplanes
Since I'm very busy at the Moment, I post just a few pictures that show what we have done already.
Björns self-built fantastic hotwire cutter (many thanks!):
A complete cut zagi:
FoamBlade gui with viewer that views an extra body.
The airfoil for the extra with experimental rudder cuts.
Front part of the extra with the ViView.
The almost complete extra body, cut from EPP.
The Extra with all parts cut from EPP and other fiber reinforced plastic parts.
More to come....