Multi-Axis – Tech Tip

Why Multi-Axis? The need for Multi-Axis machining has increased in recent years. Reducing costs is critical to remain competitive and has made it a necessity to manufacture items with fewer components. Parts are more complex because of this. In turn, the process to machine these parts needs to be more efficient. Reducing the number of […]

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Mastercam Remote Licensing Options

Mastercam Tech Tip - Remote Licensing

Occasionally there is a need to use Mastercam at a remote location from the your main facility, such as working from home. This Mastercam tech tip describes options for remote usage. The following scenarios require permission from the owner of the Mastercam license for any movement of software from its original location.  In the event […]

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2020 BotsSTL – Engage for Action

2020 Botsstl competition march 28th Innovation, imagination, and ingenuity are driving young people across the country to compete in National Robotics League events, and BotsSTL is a growing part of that excitement.   The fourth annual BotsSTL competition is set for March 28th and student-built robots will square off in the gladiator-style arena. Will brains […]

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Chaining in Mastercam for SolidWorks – Tech Tip

Chaining wtih Mastercam for SolidWorks

Tech – Tip Video Mastercam for SolidWorks provides a unified and powerful interface for programming. Mastercam’s industry-leading toolpath technology is fully associative to the SolidWorks model geometry, allowing for a seamless workflow between design intent and programming best practices.   In this Mastercam for SolidWorks tech-tip video, you will see how easy it is to […]

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Mastercam 2020 Tool Designer – Tech Tip

Mastercam 2020 Tool Designer

Mastercam’s Tool Designer lets you create 3D tools to use when simulating your toolpaths. 3D tools give you a more accurate simulation result, showing collisions that might not display when using a 2D tool. 3D Tool Support Build tools from 3D STEP models using the Tool Designer. The Tool Designer is a function panel with […]

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Top CAM Software Worldwide

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Mastercam is the most widely used CAM for the 25th year in a row August 2, 2019 (Tolland, Conn.) – According to CIMdata’s latest report, Mastercam is the number one CAM software used worldwide. CIMdata also ranked Mastercam’s global support network as the largest in the field of CAM. Mastercam topped the list in both […]

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Mastercam 2020 Lathe Enhancements

Nov. 1, 2019 (Tolland, Conn.) – From accepting and programming any CAD file to Dynamic Motion™ roughing and precision finishing, Mastercam 2020 Lathe gives you a variety of options to turn all your parts exactly as you need them. Mastercam 2020 Lathe features new 3D tooling, filters for inserts and holders, improved chuck jaw definitions, […]

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Our Design Team Assists with 3D Printed Tooling

Recently we were tasked with designing a tool for Boeing that was going to be part of a new project with 3D printed tooling. The use of LSAM (Large Scale Additive Manufacturing) is not yet mainstream but the technology is constantly improving. Our design team was up to the challenge to incorporate our tool design […]

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Section 179 Tax Savings for 2019

Section 179 and Bonus depreciation for Mastercam and Verisurf purchases

News Alert: Section 179 Increased to One Million for 2019 Jan 4, 2019 – Section 179 is one million dollars for 2019, as stated in H.R.1, aka, The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.The deduction limit for Section 179 is $1,000,000 for 2019 and beyond, while the limit on equipment purchases remains at $2.5 million. Further, […]

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WITS – Wichita Industrial Trade show

WITS – WICHITA INDUSTRIAL TRADE SHOW OCTOBER 22-24, 2019 WICHITA, KS – CENTURY II EXPO HALL The WITS Show (since 1974) has become the Mid-West Show Place for Manufacturing, Machines and Solutions. Machines of all types will be cutting chips and making parts. A wide segment of industries will be represented. Forming, Welding, Deburr, Finance, […]

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World Skills 2019 - Kazan

Scott May Represents USA at WorldSkills Kazan As the WorldSkills Kazan 2019 competition draws near, competitors all across the world work to perfect their technical skills. The global event, held this year in Kazan, Russia from August 22 to August 27, will test the young adults on the very skills that keep their countries running […]

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Mastercam 2020 Rollouts

Mastercam 2020 Rollout

Mastercam 2020 is developed to streamline your entire manufacturing process from job setup to job completion. Mastercam 2020 continues to increase productivity and programming efficiency, while reducing overall production costs, with a series of automated 2D through 5-axis toolpath improvements. The new 3D Blend toolpath delivers a smooth, precision surface finish, and provides stock and […]

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Verisurf 2019

VERISURF 2019 INTRODUCES NEW CAPABILITIES TO IMPROVE MEASUREMENT WORKFLOWS The 2019 release of Verisurf makes it easier than ever to streamline any individual or production measuring task you need to perform. With powerful new features like the ability to display balloons while measuring, extract features from imported scan data, and fill holes in meshes with […]

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X+ For Mastercam 2020 is More Powerful

With the release of Mastercam 2020, the long time free plug-in X+ is no longer free. This is a third party product and is not developed or supported by CNC Software, the makers of Mastercam. As a convenience to our customers, we are offering X+ as an add-on and we will incorporate it into your […]

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New Mastercam 2020 Released!

Mastercam 2020

Designed to Streamline the Manufacturing Process from Job Setup to Job Completion June 5, 2019 (Tolland, Conn.) – CNC Software, Inc., developer of Mastercam, the world’s leading CAD/CAM software, announces the release of Mastercam 2020. It is now available for purchase. Mastercam 2020 increases machining productivity and reduces overall production costs with new 2D through multiaxis milling automation […]

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