Mastercam X9 includes many new features and enhancements to the Design side of the software. Here are just a few of them:
The Dynamic Xform function allows users to switch between gnomon manipulation and geometry manipulation mode at any time without having to reselect geometry. Simply click the button that appears in the lower left of the gnomon to change modes. This will greatly enhance the usefulness and workflow of this important function.
Solid Disassemble is a new Model Prep function that takes an assembly and lays each body out on a single plane. It works on models with and without history, imported from other systems, or created from within Mastercam.
You can use the Bounding Box function to define stock and planes for each piece to be machined.
Solid Position lets you pick a face of a solid body and mate it to a face of another solid body. The function allows you to redefine the base position of the body being moved, then also redefine the final position on the body it is moved to. Holding down the