10 07, 2017

Upcoming Mastercam 2018 Rollout Events

By | July 10th, 2017|

Just a reminder that we have two Mastercam 2018 Rollout events coming up over the next two weeks in two different locations. With events in both NJ and CT we hope that most of our customers can take advantage of these great opportunities to learn all about what the latest Mastercam release has to offer. [...]

26 06, 2017

Mastercam Dynamic Point & Line Normal Functions

By | June 26th, 2017|

Mastercam 2017 includes a great enhancement to the dynamic point and line normal functions. In previous versions, both tools were part of the same command and switching between them could be confusing. In Mastercam 2017 these functions have been separated into separate functions, which makes both Point Dynamic and Line Normal much easier to use. [...]

19 06, 2017

Come Learn What’s New in Mastercam 2018

By | June 19th, 2017|

Join Cimquest at one of our upcoming Mastercam 2018 Rollout events as we unveil the all-new Mastercam 2018 release. Some of the highlights of this new release include: New 2D/3D milling features Design Improvements Powerful Turning and Mill-Turn Enhancements Machine Cloud and CoroPlus Streamlined workflow We have three dates and locations to choose from so [...]

5 06, 2017

Mastercam 2018 Rollouts Are Coming

By | June 5th, 2017|

Mastercam 2018 will soon be released and we are busy finalizing the plans for our Mastercam 2018 Rollouts. Come to one of these events to learn all about the latest and greatest additions to the software. Some of the major features you’ll see in the Mastercam 2018 release include: New 2D/3D Milling Features improve toolpath [...]

22 05, 2017

Tooling Costs and Cycle Times Reduced

By | May 22nd, 2017|

Jaktool LLC is a customer of ours in Cranbury, NJ. They have a team of young inquisitive engineers that are investing the time to explore the full potential of their manufacturing software and machines to take on the complex jobs no one else wants. Using Mastercam CAD/CAM programming software from CNC Software Inc. (Tolland, CT), [...]

15 05, 2017

Mastercam 2018 Create Curves Enhancements

By | May 15th, 2017|

In Mastercam 2018, toggling the CPlane 2D/3D construction mode enables different construction modes for Curve One Edge and Curve All Edges. Setting the construction mode to 2D creates geometry parallel to the current CPlane at a designated Z depth. This eliminates the extra steps that were required to project the 3D geometry to the defined [...]

1 05, 2017

Mastercam 2017 Analyze Toolpath

By | May 1st, 2017|

There’s a new utility in Mastercam 2017 called Analyze Toolpath that helps you investigate what is happening at any point in your tool path. This feature is available in both Mastercam and Mastercam for SOLIDWORKS. In the standalone version of Mastercam you’ll want to make sure you're on the Home tab and then you can [...]

24 04, 2017

Mastercam Supports Sandvik Coromant PrimeTurning™ Method

By | April 24th, 2017|

Partnering with Sandvik Coromant, Mastercam 2018 adds automated toolpath support for the new PrimeTurning™ method and CoroTurn® Prime tools. Mastercam's new toolpath strategy takes full advantage of CoroTurn Prime tool's ability to turn in all directions and provides the control you need to achieve the highest material removal rates possible while doubling tool life. The combination [...]