2 Minute Tuesday
Two Minute Tuesday is the popular video series from Cimquest TV. Now in its seventh season, it focuses on various topics in the manufacturing industry. Every Tuesday you’ll find a new, informative video from the Cimquest Team covering Mastercam, a variety of 3D Printers, CAD, Reverse Engineering & Inspection solutions, as well as Customer Spotlights, Tips & Tricks, What’s New, and much more.
Two new selections have been added to the Plane and View Systems Options in Mastercam 2018 which can be picked instantly and commanded relative to a custom WCS or added in the relative creation menu.
This command is ideal to use if you wanted to punch out the center of a 3D surface, or even create the design for an over molding, all the while keeping a constant offset from the face boundaries.
Automated CMM’s typically require a master part data set when performing CMM inspection on hundreds (or thousands!) of the same part. But what if a master part is not available? Today we show how to manually capture measurements on the fly with Verisurf and the CMM Master.
Siemens Mobility has developed an on-demand production model, allowing them to 3D print end-use parts for trains, vehicles, and other infrastructure. These parts comply with flame, smoke, and toxicity provisions, serving as lightweight alternatives to conventional parts.