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Digital Manufacturing Tools Are Enabling Growth in Patient-specific Design

By |2024-07-12T08:29:01-04:00July 12th, 2024|Categories: 3d Scanning & Reverse Engineering|

There are significant advantages to using patient-specific medical devices, from improving patient outcomes1 to lowering healthcare costs2. But for a long time, expensive and complicated production processes presented a major obstacle to the wider adoption of this approach. That's changed with the advancement of digital manufacturing. Novel technologies, such as 3D printing, 3D scanning and software for organic 3D design – to name a few – have taken the efficiency and speed of patient-specific design [...]


Mastercam and SkillsUSA Helping to Solve the Skilled Workforce Shortage

By |2024-07-09T08:50:59-04:00July 9th, 2024|Categories: Mastercam|

For more than 25 years, Mastercam has partnered with SkillsUSA to provide technology, support, and resources to ensure every SkillsUSA participant is learning the cutting-edge skills they’ll need to succeed. The partnership is no accident. Mastercam’s mission is to create software and services that solve the world’s manufacturing challenges, and one of the world’s biggest manufacturing challenges is a lack of skilled workers. Partnering with an organization whose vision is to produce the most highly [...]


Mastercam 2025 Migration

By |2024-07-08T15:37:01-04:00July 8th, 2024|Categories: 2 Minute Tuesdays, CQTV, Mastercam 2025, Mastercam Video Series|Tags: , |

  Mastercam 2025 Migration | 2 Minute Tuesday In this week's 2 Minute Tuesday, we demonstrate how to migrate your machine definitions and post files from previous versions of Mastercam to Mastercam 2025.


Programming your CMM from within Mastercam

By |2024-07-08T08:50:43-04:00July 8th, 2024|Categories: Metrology Minute|

Most CMM’s will ship with a language-based CMM programming software package that is powerful but very time-consuming to learn and challenging to master. It is therefore very common for job shops and manufacturing facilities to have just a single CMM programmer who has gone through the painstaking efforts of becoming proficient with the software. But what happens when that person goes on vacation, is out sick, or leaves the company? Many shops own very expensive [...]


What’s New in Geomagic Design X 2024.2

By |2024-07-03T08:40:03-04:00July 3rd, 2024|Categories: 3d Scanning & Reverse Engineering|

A new version of Geomagic Design X has been release and is now available for you to download and try out. Here are the most important changes and new feature highlights in Geomagic Design X 2024.2: Important notice about plug-ins The following plug-ins have been removed from the built-in plug-in list: Geomagic Capture AICON Konica Minolta VIVID Konica Minolta RANGE5/RANGE7 You can find the instructions for using these hardware plug-ins for scanning on the Oqton [...]


Freeform Plus – Exporting a Clay Model for 3D Printing

By |2024-07-01T16:29:45-04:00July 1st, 2024|Categories: 2 Minute Tuesdays, 3D Scanning, 3d Scanning & Reverse Engineering, CQTV, Freeform Plus|Tags: , |

Freeform Plus – Exporting a Clay Model for 3D Printing In this week's 2 minute Tuesday, we revisit a very popular webinar presented several months ago titled, “Redefining Patient-Specific 3D Design,” to discuss how a clay model can be exported for 3D printing applications from Oqton's Freeform Plus.


Mastercam 2025 Now Available

By |2024-07-10T09:15:26-04:00July 1st, 2024|Categories: Mastercam|

10 Mastercam 2025 Features You Need to Know Mastercam 2025 is here to elevate your machining experience! Increase your machining performance and reduce overall production costs with powerful toolpaths, turning enhancements, and more. Here are the top 10 new Mastercam 2025 features – and how they can help your shop. 1. Deburr 3-Axis The Deburr 3-Axis Add-On toolpath simplifies the deburring process through automatic edge detection and intuitive controls. It was created so that users [...]


MAG Orthotics: Transforming Insole Production with 3D Printing Technology

By |2024-06-28T08:23:40-04:00June 28th, 2024|Categories: 3D Printing / Additive Mfg, FormLabs|

MAG Orthotics, based in Sheffield, UK, is at the forefront of revolutionizing the orthotic and podiatry industry through the adoption of advanced 3D printing technology. By partnering with Additive-X and Fit360, the company is moving away from traditional manufacturing methods, aiming to enhance efficiency, sustainability, and product quality through a fully digital workflow. Challenges in Traditional Orthotics Manufacturing The orthotic industry has long relied on conventional manufacturing processes, which are often labor-intensive and time-consuming. Traditional [...]

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