CAM FOR PRODUCTION MACHINING

Surfcam Now Supports Barrel Cutters

A number of new and enhanced features in SurfCAM 2020.0 provide increased productivity for both milling and turning users.

CAD/CAM

Hexagon's SurfCam 2020.0 Features Barrel Cutter Support

Hexagon’s SurfCam 2020.0 supports one of the fastest five-axis machining tools: barrel cutters.

Cutting Tools

Industry News of Note: June 2019

This month: Hexagon breaks ground in Detroit, Xometry lets users search and buy Mitsubishi cutting tools, Gosiger lays plans for 2019 exhibition, and other industry news. 

CAM System Helps Company Improve Programs for New Machine

A machine shop’s old CAM system held it back from efficiently using its new three-turret turning center, but upgrading its software has helped it save time and money.

CAD/CAM

Mastercam 2020 Streamlines Machining from Setup to Completion

CNC Software has released Mastercam 2020, which increases machining productivity and reduces production costs with 2D as well as multi-axis milling automation features, CAD and model preparation improvements, improved machine configuration, and 3D tooling.

CAD/CAM

Physna Aids Engineers in CAD Productivity

Physna, short for “Physical DNA,” is a geometric search engine designed to enable engineers to develop better workflow, find CAD drawings faster, reduce part duplication, and compare part and component drawings.

Open Mind hyperMill Software Expands Finishing Capabilities

Open Mind Technologies introduces hyperMill 2019.1, a version of its comprehensive CAD/CAM software. 

SmartCAMcnc Software Subscription Cuts Acquisition Costs

SmartCAMcnc’s software subscription option cuts acquisition costs for CAM software.

NEWS

Emuge, Open Mind Team Up to Present Five-Axis Workshop

The event will take place June 12, 2019, at Emuge’s North American corporate headquarters and technology center in Boylston, Massachusetts.

CAD/CAM

Industry News of Note: May 2019

NIMS partners with Festo to develop Industry 4.0 skill credentials, an annual Siemens event now invites non-users, and more industry news. 
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