American Machinist

Recent multiaxis abilities.(Controls & CAD/CAM)

Tool Axis Control and Multiple Pass 5-axis roughing and finishing are some of the advanced multiaxis-machining features of Mastercam Version 9.1. Tool Axis Control lets users designate where tools will/will not go and adjust tools to the cutting situation.

Multiple Pass, usually part of 3-axis machining, uses smaller tools at higher speeds for various 5-axis roughing and finishing techniques, including swarf cutting and multisurface machining. …

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