25 09, 2017

Mastercam Simulation Presentation Files – Mastercam 2018

By | September 25th, 2017|

https://cimquesttv.wistia.com/medias/fpymot9eb4?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 This new option in Mastercam Simulator allows you to save full 3D executable presentation files. Attend our Advanced Manufacturing Expo on October 18-19 to see more great content on Mastercam, CNC machining, and advanced toolpaths. http://www.cimquest-inc.com/2017ame/

18 09, 2017

Using SolidWorks DimXpert for Final Inspection – SolidWorks 2017

By | September 18th, 2017|

https://cimquesttv.wistia.com/medias/0mvsg8gfgz?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 A combination of SolidWorks along with Geomagic Control X has streamlined the process from Design to Inspection, allowing you to import PMI (Product Manufacturing Information) directly, and generate a report within minutes.

11 09, 2017

Reverse Engineering -3D Pipe

By | September 11th, 2017|

https://cimquesttv.wistia.com/medias/ac4ufwfunr?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 Extracting the center line of a 3D pipe that contains angles in 2 dimensions is not that complicated. However, when you have compound angles, and the tube is bending in the X, Y, and Z directions simultaneously, extracting the centerline can be quite challenging.

4 09, 2017

Viewsheet Improvements – Mastercam 2018

By | September 4th, 2017|

https://cimquesttv.wistia.com/medias/ssw6n418n6?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 The new ‘quick add’ button for Viewsheets makes them easy to create, and the bookmark tools on the view ribbon help to save changes quickly.

28 08, 2017

Desktop Metal Studio -Cimquest Partner Series

By | August 28th, 2017|

https://cimquesttv.wistia.com/medias/bryhnh824m?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 Introducing the first office-friendly metal 3D printing solution, the Desktop Metal Studio. Similar to FDM, this system extrudes rods that have metal powder bound within wax and plastic, in a process called Bound Metal Deposition.

21 08, 2017

Plane and View Systems Options – Mastercam 2018

By | August 21st, 2017|

https://cimquesttv.wistia.com/medias/2wu1frx8tf?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 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.

14 08, 2017

3D Offset on Curved Surfaces – SolidWorks 2017

By | August 14th, 2017|

https://cimquesttv.wistia.com/medias/5uro10hgpu?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 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.

7 08, 2017

CMM Inspection without a Master Part

By | August 7th, 2017|

https://cimquesttv.wistia.com/medias/zuzbx0s6fj?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 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.