Created: 2011-07-11 02:56
Updated: 2019-02-24 00:09
License: gpl-3.0


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An application for controlling 2D plotters, cutters, engravers, and CNC machines. Project homepage

Inkcut - vinyl cutting and plotting

You can download the release versions from here.


  • Graphic manipulation (Rotation, scaling, mirroring)
  • Copy generation and layout
  • Weedlines
  • Inkscape integration
  • Device control panel
  • Job history list
  • Live plot status
  • Pause, resume, and abort jobs mid way
  • Python 2 and 3 support (Qt5 on python 3)

Docs and tutorials

See the project docs site:


Get help by posting an issue or asking on the discussion channel.

If you use Inkcut and want to help continue the development open source cutting software please consider donating.


Thank you to all who have contributed to Inkcut and to Inkscape for making this possible!

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