17 04, 2017

Protect Your Mastercam Investment

By | April 17th, 2017|

With the upcoming release of Mastercam 2018, you will no longer be able to update or receive support for your copy of Mastercam X6. If you update now, you have the opportunity for dramatic savings and revolutionary, industry-changing new technologies! Mastercam X6 was released nearly five years ago. Although it still gets the job done, [...]

13 03, 2017

Upcoming Mastercam Training Classes

By | March 13th, 2017|

Could you or your employees use some Mastercam Training? With new versions coming out every year it can be very difficult to keep up with all the latest enhancements and improvements without occasionally taking some training classes and Cimquest has you covered. Throughout the rest of this month we have some great options covering three [...]

6 03, 2017

Mastercam 2017 Function Manager Tabs

By | March 6th, 2017|

In Mastercam 2017 you can modify the Function Manager Tabs to personalize your Mastercam interface. For instance, you can quickly shift it from bottom to top and turn on the large icon display option for the managers. In previous versions, the Function Manager Tabs were on the top edge by default but this was changed [...]

27 02, 2017

Mastercam 2018 Public Beta Now Available

By | February 27th, 2017|

Mastercam wants your feedback The next generation of Mastercam, named Mastercam 2018, is open for Public Beta testing to all currently maintained Mastercam customers. The Beta release can be downloaded and will be supported through the Mastercam Customer Forum, which is staffed with CNC applications engineers, posts writers, technical support, software developers, and QC engineers. [...]

13 02, 2017

What is Surface Feet per Minute – Cimquest 2 Minute Tuesday

By | February 13th, 2017|

http://cimquesttv.wistia.com/medias/3c51q65nhw?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 Foundations of Metal Cutting Series - In this video, we explain Surface Feet per Minute along with tips on how to optimally run SFM in your machining jobs.

13 02, 2017

Mastercam 2017 Optimize Solid Function

By | February 13th, 2017|

There is a new utility in Mastercam 2017 that can significantly improve the quality of imported model data. The Optimize Solid function automatically repairs whole bodies or individual faces, improving the accuracy of edges and face blends. If you import a model that was created in a different CAD system Mastercam’s file converters can make [...]

6 02, 2017

Mastercam for SolidWorks 2017 Gviews

By | February 6th, 2017|

The graphics viewing options in Mastercam for Solidworks have been expanded to include the Gview system used by standalone Mastercam. In previous versions, only the native Solidworks graphic views system could be used. Now, in Mastercam for Solidworks 2017, the Mastercam Command Manager tab features a pull-down to command graphics views that are directly driven [...]

30 01, 2017

Cimquest Named #1 US Mastercam Reseller Again!

By | January 30th, 2017|

We are so very proud and excited to have been awarded “Top US Reseller” award from CNC Software, the makers of Mastercam for the second consecutive year. With all the great Mastercam resellers around the country this really is a big achievement for us. Congratulations to the entire team at Cimquest for all their hard [...]