Dealing with laser cutters
Laser cutters is merely an example of a situation where your user wants not the complete detailed pattern with all annotations, but just the outlines. Essentially what we had at the end of part 2 of this tutorial.
Since then, we’ve added a bunch of embellisments, and perhaps the user does not want those.
Well, good news: there is a setting for that too. That setting is
and more annotations will automatically take it into account.
For example, if you put a logo or title on the pattern, it will check the
complete setting and if it is
false it will do nothing.
When we say we’re going to complete our pattern, we mean we’re going to add
things like a title and a scalebox and so on.
So while in most scenarios you don’t have to worry about
should keep it in mind when you are adding text or paths to the design
that should not be shown on a non-complete pattern.
An example will make this more clear:
And here is the exact same thing, but withe
complete setting set to