Save time and money
using a digitizer to trace patterns, designs and outlines for use in
Place the item on
the digitizing tablet, start the Logic Pattern Trace Digitizing Software,
trace the pattern, save
the pattern as a vector graphics file,
graphics file into Autometrix Sailmaking.
Pattern Trace is recommended for tracing
patterns and designs and loading into Autometrix Sailmaking
An electrical device connected to a computer that sends very
accurate X,Y coordinates to the computer using a pen stylus or
mouse-like cursor. Place an object or pattern on the digitizing
tablet, start the digitizing software, place the pen stylus or
cursor where digitizing should begin, push the buttons on the pen or
cursor to start digitizing and digitize the object, pattern, design.
Digitizing tablet sizes range from 44x60in (110x150cm), 36x48in
(90x120cm), 24x36in (60x90cm), 20x24in (50x60cm), 12x18in (30x45cm),
and 12x12in (30x30cm). Standard accuracy is .01" (10/1000) but
higher accuracies are available.
Digitizing software is required to use the digitizing tablet.
More Information on Digitizing Tablets
software that allows the user to quickly, easily, and accurately
trace patterns and save the as graphics files on the computer for
use by other software programs.
Place the pattern on the
digitizing tablet, start the Logic Pattern Trace software, trace/
digitize the pattern, save the graphics file. Digitizing can be
point to point, continuous curves, freehand drawing, lines, arcs,
circles, and curve fitting between points.
Saved graphic file formats can be
PDF, EPS, AI, HPGL, PCL, PLT, SVG, SWF, WMF, RTF, BMP, PIC, JPG, PNG,
GIF, TIF, XML, DXF, DWG.
Information on the software