has launched version 7.12 of its TopSolid’Cam CAD/CAM software. The software offers features aimed at reducing production times and features several improvements over previous versions. Barrel cutter tool paths facilitate efficient programming. The Dynamic Machining module for turning and milling is said to reduce cycle times, extend tool life and lessen machining malfunction. Improved algorithms enable users to spend less time in the modeling phase. The software also provides the ability to machine a group of parts in a single program.