1- Open SCAL4. Click on the text icon.
2- Type your text.
3- Click on the color/fill icon.
4- With your text selected, click on the fill tool and select white or no fill.
5- Change the font to the one you need to widen the foil lines. I am using 56abe1e80d714c97892bef711bc6f375 from af478559c72cea6ad402a85a35e9e1f4
6- With the text selected, click on effects - shadow.
7- A new window will pop up. Make sure shadow is selected in the drop down box.There is a shadow size. Select this.
8- You can select the size of the gap between the original text and the “shadow”.
9- Set the size to as little as you can. Once you are happy click OK.
10- As you can see the new line is very close to the original line.
11- in preview mode you can see the 2 lines close together also. this will mean when you foil the lines will appear to be one thicker line.
12- Once you have finished go to file - export.
13- Save as a SVG file.
14- Save at 72dpi. Make sure design space compatible if using in design space. You can now import into your plotter/cutter software and foil with the lines appearing thicker.