CAM FOR PRODUCTION MACHINING

Five-Axis Conversational Programming from a Solid Model

This CNC feature imports a 3D solid model from which operators can perform conversational-type programming even for five-sided machining applications.

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Integrated CAM Software Automates Data Transition From Engineering to Production

By switching to CAMWorks software, Decimal Engineering was able to boost its throughput and quality while saving time and money.  
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Hexagon's NCSIMUL 2021 Detects Unwanted Rest Stock on Large Parts

IMTS Spark: NCSIMUL 2021 virtual twin software from Hexagon features a new comparison mode that detects excessive material with fast, hidden simulation.
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CAM-Tool Shortens Speeds Tool Path Calculation

IMTS Spark: The latest version of CAM-Tool from CGS North America is said to shorten calculation time by as much as 60% compared to previous versions.
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Titans of CNC Aerospace Academy Uses Mastercam

Titans of CNC will use Mastercam to produce additional aerospace tutorials for the Aerospace Academy website.

CGTech's Vericut 9.1 Improves CNC Simulation Visibility Options

Version 9.1 of CGTech’s Vericut includes enhancements to toolpath optimization, additive manufacturing, tooling and multi-tool stations, and measuring and inspection.

ANCA's CIM3D Tool Grinding Software Enables Remote Programming

Version 9 of ANCA’s CIM3D or CIMulator3D tool grinding simulation software has an upgraded interface with fresh colors and icons for easier use.

Esprit CAM Software Integrates with Mazak's Smooth AI CNC

This development is an outgrowth of a collaborative partnership between DP Technology and Mazak Japan. 

Mastercam 2021 Improves Safety, Speed of NC Programming

Mastercam 2021 increases machining productivity and reduces overall production costs with speed and flexibility improvements in multi-axis and turning applications.

Open Mind's HyperMill CAD/CAM Software Optimizes Tool Paths

IMTS Spark: The latest versions of HyperMill CAD/CAM software from Open Mind Technologies encompass a range of user-friendly enhancements and new machining strategies.
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Edgecam 2021's Optimized Processing Increases CAD/CAM Productivity

Edgecam 2021 from Hexagon Production Software is designed to boost productivity with lower computer processing time and faster tool paths.

CAD/CAM Software Helps Shops Shift to Coronavirus Work

A sampling of CNC machine shops serving a variety of industries have this in common: They are using Mastercam CAD/CAM software to shift their focus and quickly produce medical supplies necessary to aid in responding to the coronavirus.
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Hexagon's NCSIMUL 2021 Eases Detection of Rest Stock on Large Parts

The 2021 release of NCSIMUL digital twin software from Hexagon is said to improve CNC program quality through automatic predictive analysis.

CAM System Smooths Shop’s Transition to Ventilator Part Production

Pindel Global Precision’s CEO used his Navy SEAL experience to help his shop navigate the switch from one CAM system to another while manufacturing new ventilator parts in the middle of a pandemic.
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Esprit 2020 CAD/CAM Software Improves CAD Interface

Esprit 2020 from DP Technology features significant updates to its CAD interfaces, among other improvements.

4 Things to Incorporate in CAM-System-Generated CNC Programs

Streamline G-code programs created by CAM systems.
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Siemens' NX Platform Includes CAM, AM and Postprocessing Software

Siemens Digital Industries Software’s NX platform is described as an end-to-end software solution for part manufacturing, powering machining, robot programming, 3D printing and CNC programming.

CAM-Tool Software Supports Simultaneous Five-Axis Machining

CAM-Tool software, available from CGS North America, features an improved simultaneous five-axis conversion function.

Open Mind's HyperMill 2020.1 Provides Improved Five-Axis Strategies

Open Mind Technologies has introduced HyperMill 2020.1, featuring enhancements to 3D and 5-Axis Machining for complex part manufacturing.

Executive VP of Mastercam Retires

Working with his brothers, Brian Summers helped to start CNC Software in the early 1980s out of a home office.

CAMWorks 2020 Provides SolidWorks Support

HCL Technologies has developed CAMWorks 2020 with enhancements designed to assist machine shops in advancing their Smart Manufacturing practices.

Aerospace Shop Adopts NC Optimization as a Means of Continuous Improvement

Steelville Manufacturing adopted CGTech’s Vericut NC verification software to safeguard its high-volume/high-mix work, but found unexpected benefits from its Force Optimization module.
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