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7/6/2018

CAM Software Increases Cutter Life, Reduces Spotting Time

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IMTS 2018: CGS North America Inc. sells and supports Cam-Tool and CG Camtool for SolidWorks.

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CGS North America Inc. sells and supports Cam-Tool and CG Camtool for SolidWorks. Cam-Tool has been designed for the Mold and Die industry. Its tools are suitable for Die and Mold applications. CGS’s surface-based CAM calculation engine produces accurate NC data and makes the software useful in high accuracy 3D machining. The benefits of accurate NC code include increased cutter life and improved surface finish and accuracy. These result in reduced spotting time.

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