Software Release Includes Lathe Module, Other Enhancements

BobCAD-CAM’s latest release includes a powerful lathe module, as well as enhancements for two-, three-, four- and five-axis milling, routing, laser, plasma and waterjet machining.

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BobCAD-CAM’s latest release includes a powerful lathe module, as well as enhancements for two-, three-, four- and five-axis milling, routing, laser, plasma and waterjet machining. The enhancements are said to provide faster calculation times, better tool control, tapered thread milling capabilities and more.

New features include spun profile; chain filleting; backplotting; ability to update all geometry; tapered threads; thread side roughing; new thread mill tool types; spiral pocketing for circles; helical arc output for spiral entries; and new gouge checking. Download a free demo at bobcad.com.

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