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.
A lot of times after we import part models from other CAD software like Solidworks or AutoCAD, the parts don’t line up with Mastercam’s world coordinate system. Now in Mastercam 2019, we have the option to align to plane by either create a new WCS in relation to the part’s current layout or transform the model and additional geometry to a pre-existing view.
In SolidWorks 2019 you can now leverage STL graphics bodies and BREP geometry, trace it, and reproduce true native SolidWorks features to create your design.
FormNext is the leading 3D printing global exhibition and conference with over 26,000 visitors and 632 exhibitors. This year, Cimquest made the trek to Frankfurt Germany to attend and we had a chance to check out all six of our 3D printing vendors’ product showcases.
Mask on arc is a familiar option in Standalone Mastercam hole making toolpaths that helps accelerate selection. It can differentiate between similar sizes and select multiple locations for you quickly.