Systems & Software
Additive manufacturing technology supplier acquires CNC machining software company in a move focused on “the entire value proposition for manufacturing.”
Edited by Julianne Mobilian
Missler Software launches TopSolid’Mold 7, its CAD/CAM software for designing molds and machining tools.
Missler Software’s TopSolid 7 edition is now applied to TopSolid’Mold, an integrated CAD/CAM module for mold makers as well as tool and die specialists.
Open Mind Technologies USA will present its high-performance HyperMill CAM software for the mold and die industry.
Quickly updating tool paths to remachine die surfaces enables this shop to provide short runs of prototype formed sheet metal parts. This fast response to engineering changes and design adjustments helps its customers adhere to tightly scheduled vehicle launch programs. QFS relies on integrated CAD and CAM software to make this happen. In this case, the software of choice are PowerShape and PowerMill from Delcam.