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Creating outlined text in SCAL4

Posted on 9th February 2018
Creating outlined text in SCAL4.

*Note- SCAL4 Pro used.


1- Open SCAL4 software.


2- Type your first letter.


3- Change the font that you would like to use. I am using Uncle Grump from fontbundles.net.


4- Duplicate the letter 2 times so you have 3 the same.


5- Change the colour of one of the letters. This will make it easier to create the outline.


6-Click on Path - path offset.


7- A new window will appear. Change the size to approx 0.390 inches. Then click OK.


8- You will see that the size of your letter has increased. Select the second letter.


9- Go to Path - path offset.


10- In the path offset size change to 0.190 inches. Click OK.


11- Place the 2nd letter over the first. Select both.


12-  Go to object - alignment - align centers.


13- With both letters still selected, go to Path - back minus front.


14- You now have an outline.


15- Move the third letter inside the middle of the outline.


16-  Select both and right click, select group. You outline letter is finished.


17- Repeat the above steps to create your text.

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