Solids-Based CNC Programming Solution

CAMWorks® 2013

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At Eastec in Booth 5359, Access Manufacturing Systems will feataure CAMWorks® 2013 the latest version of the solid-based CNC programming solution from Geometric. With the release of CAMWorks 2013, Geometric has maintained its focus on making programming easier and toolpath machining faster. Ease-of-use is a critical factor in ensuring high productivity of the CNC programming team at any machine shop. The latest addition of the Synchronous Machining Module (SMM) in CAMWorks 2013 to handle multi-tasking machines with greater ease is one more step in that direction. Other new features include an optional upgrade to VoluMill™ V5.0 performance tool path to help reduce cycle times while maintaining tool life; enhanced set of APIs that simplify the ability to integrate and automate the design to manufacturing cycles; 3-axis machining from an STL file, saving time by creating multi-surface features; and auto correct of contour mill lead ins/lead outs.

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