Machine Design

Software For Multiaxis Toolpaths

Mastercam X is CAD/CAM software for two through five-axis milling and turning, two and four-axis wire EDM, 2D and 3D design, surface and solid modeling, artistic relief cutting, and 2D and 3D routing.

Maintenance Release 2 includes a new engine for advanced multiaxis toolpaths that is fine-tuned to specific applications, such as impellers and turbine blades. Advanced controls for gouge checking allow full control of tool motion. Also, there is full roughing capability for advanced multiaxis machining, including an option for plunge roughing.

CNC Software Inc., 671 Old Post Rd., Tolland, CT 06084 (800) 228-2877,

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