25 09, 2017

Mastercam 2018 Viewsheet Improvements

By | September 25th, 2017|

There are several improvements to Viewsheets in Mastercam 2018. In previous versions, the Viewsheet tools could at times be hard to set up, but now in Mastercam 2018 the new Quick Add button makes them easy to create and the bookmark tools on the view ribbon help save changes quickly. Look in the configuration file [...]

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.

5 07, 2017

Why Product Manufacturing Information is Important

By | July 5th, 2017|

By Joel Pollet, Senior Services Specialist Historically, machine shops relied on two items from their customer to fulfill a machining order; a CAD model and an inspection drawing. During my 3 ½ decades in our industry, the high-end, integrated CAD/CAM systems have always been able to convey manufacturing information from CAD to CAM or CAD [...]

7 06, 2017

Come Meet Courtney Force

By | June 7th, 2017|

Save the date for ALTA’s Annual Open House June 8th, 2017, 9am-5pm. Cimquest will be featuring the latest technologies from an impressive lineup of CNC machines including HURCO, TOYODA, and ENSHU, cutting demo’s programmed by Cimquest using Mastercam, as well as a variety of accessories vendors on display. Here’s what you’ll experience: Cutting Demos Vendors [...]

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.

16 01, 2017

Cimquest Partner Series – Iscar Metals

By | January 16th, 2017|

http://cimquesttv.wistia.com/medias/s3biluys19?embedType=async&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 Iscar Metals supply a comprehensive line of precision carbide metalworking tools. We had a chance to meet and discuss productivity's effect on cost, and how features like the Mastercam tool libraries help streamline the machining process.

23 11, 2016

New Additive Tech for Large Lightweight Parts

By | November 23rd, 2016|

Stratasys' Scott Sevcik sat down with Arielle Campanelie from GIE Media Manufacturing Group's "Three Questions with an Expert” to discuss Stratasys' recently previewed Infinite-Build 3D Demonstrator.  Watch the video below. For more information about our Stratasys line of printers, please click the button below. More Info

29 08, 2016

New Sync View Option in Mastercam Simulator

By | August 29th, 2016|

With the new Sync View option in the Mastercam Simulator, commands like pan, rotate, and zoom now register simultaneously in both the Simulator and main systems graphic view. This makes it easier to line up view positions between the two. In previous versions, commands like pan, rotate, and zoom in the Simulator had no effect [...]