Dear John Smith,
We are happy to send you this next new issue of the DeskProto newsletter, about
"CNC machining for non-machinists". We hope that you will enjoy reading.
DeskProto on social media
> DeskProto is present on
since 2012, however the first years we have not been very active.
Now we are, so follow us to be informed. Already over 1500 follows.
New is that you now can recommend DeskProto
on Facebook, see below.
> The DeskProto channel on
started in 2009, and is highly successful: so far over 400,000
views! Also check the playlist
Videos by DeskProto users".
> New is the DeskProto channel on
featuring both images and one-minute videos. The number of
followers is growing (see below).
> The DeskProto page on Google+
is no longer available as Google stopped that website.
These social media pages are a great way to keep up with any DeskProto
news. While this newsletter is sent only a few times a
year, on social media we can post about any news immediately.
DeskProto now also on Instagram
Instagram is a new medium for us, we hope it will allow us to reach more
potential users. The images and short videos are nice to be viewed when
you have just a moment to spare.
In case you use Instagram: please follow us ! The page already
has (far) over 100 followers. Check out the videos on
machining a curved table leg, a Buddha statue
in wood, a (flat) lithophane and more.
New: you can recommend DeskProto on Facebook!
It has never been possible to give a brand page (like DeskProto) a rating
on Facebook. Recently Facebook changed this: you now can give a
brand a recommendation:
(1) on the left side of
(2) click 'Yes' to recommend DeskProto,
Now write your recommendation, optionally upload a photo
and/or add one or more tags, and finish by clicking 'Post'.
If you like the program: >> please recommend DeskProto on
Thanks in advance.
New Service releases for DeskProto Version 7
Since the latest Newsletter email (October 2018) three Bugfix
Builds (Service releases) for DeskProto Version 7 have been released.
The list of fixes for each release can be seen on the
Here you can also find a link to the Updater setup
(which can only be used when V7 has already been installed).
Download it and update your DeskProto V7 free of charge.
Latest Gallery project:
scale model of the Volvo FH-16-750 truck
Model Engineering from the
Netherlands is a long-term DeskProto user: they started 18
years ago with DeskProto V2. Their latest project shows that
they have reached the absolute top in scale models: this assembly
kit for a scale 1:14 model of the Volvo F16-750 truck involved
the development of 115 molds and 400
All details (both outside and inside) are very realistic, and the model can
actually drive (RC model).
Read more about this on the new
ModelVolvo Gallery page.
Try for yourself and download the DeskProto
Free edition from our website. To get
started you can use the tutorials (both video and PDF) and the sample geometries.
This is all possible completely free of charge !
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