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MFG.com challenges you!

According to my trusted source, Wikipedia, it is estimated that there was spend more than 500 billion dollars on advertising in 2010. Now as a “middle aged man”(Also according to Wikipedia) I would like to believe that this expensive, but … Continue reading

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BobCAD-CAM now roars inside Solidworks

I’m having a hard time finding anything negative to say about getting my CAM inside Solidworks, and it seems like the major CAM companies has realized that they better got on the Solidworks-train. BobCAD-CAM has been known for doing things … Continue reading

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Solidworks knitting toolpaths with HSMWorks

Continuing with some more exploring of HSMWorks (The milling package integrated inside Solidworks). I’m going to do a quick dance through a simple pocket toolpath, so you can take a look at these screen shots and tell me that this … Continue reading

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HSMWorks turns Solidworks into fabolius CAM

CAM inside Solidworks have been a fairly hot topic in the CAM world. Most of the major CAM products like Mastercam, Delcam and Esprit are having at it. But from what I have seen HSMWorks is the leader when it … Continue reading

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Mastercam Feature Based Machining for real people.

With Mastercam Feature Based Machining the toolpaths are created using features from the solid, and the operations are automatically generated. This should result less programing time and also give less skilled programmers an advantage. But does it work? the answer … Continue reading

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Esprit, CAD/CAM ready for the future.

I had the pleasure a few weeks ago sitting through a 45min webinar presented by David Bartholomew from DP Technology. The title was “Boost your productivity with Esprit”. (DP Technology, developers of Esprit is one of the major CAD/CAM software … Continue reading

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Engineering change, use “Change Recognition” in MastercamX4

You just received a text message from your wife that you favorite fishing pole is packed along with the big cooler, and ready for your trip to the lake. It is Friday afternoon, life is good because you just got … Continue reading

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Engineering change, use "Change Recognition" in MastercamX4

You just received a text message from your wife that you favorite fishing pole is packed along with the big cooler, and ready for your trip to the lake. It is Friday afternoon, life is good because you just got … Continue reading

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MastercamX4 is Downloadable

I am not sure you actually can say Downloadable, but what…. CNC Software made there latest release in the Mastercam series available for download today on Mastercam.com……….Yep MastercamX4 is official. 6 month since MastercamX3 Maintenance Release 1, so what have … Continue reading

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MastercamX4 Live Tour…..eehhh..Seriously?

Alright, I really want to be on top of the wave about MastercamX4 being on the door step, but I can not link from this page without commenting about this “Live Tour” thing. Looking at what in my opinion is … Continue reading

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