Computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) uses computer software and hardware to automate manufacturing processes. CAM is often used in conjunction with computer-aided design (CAD).
Latest in Computer–aided Manufacturing CAM
Hexagon Automates 6-axis Production of Heavy Parts
The specialist programming tools provide accurate simulation and generate efficient 6-axis toolpaths to ensure that the advanced machinery can be...
ESPRIT CAM Improves Productivity for Long-Part Machining
Offset-aware programming of spindle transfers and bar pulls helps manufacturers drive multi-channel CNC machinery with confidence, company says.
How to Leverage High-Strength 3D Printing
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CAMWorks Releases New Wire EDM Module with Single Click
Using the new wire EDM module, even complex two-axis parts, two-axis parts with tapers, and full four-axis wire EDM parts...
Mastercam Mill Developments Target Streamlined Manufacturing
Multiaxis features, 3D enhancements and 2D high-speed toolpaths combine with dozens of new enhancements in a software package intended to...
MecSoft Releases VisualCAM 2021 for SOLIDWORKS
VisualCAM 2021 is a plug-in that runs inside SOLIDWORKS DESIGN product.
MecSoft Releases RhinoCAM 2021
This is the latest version of MecSoft’s fully integrated computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) plug-in for Rhino 6 and 7.
OPEN MIND Debuts hyperMILL 2021.1 CAD/CAM Software Suite
Innovations and enhancements optimize machining tools and molds and more.
SmartCAM v2021 Debuts
One major highlight is that Process Model Viewers are optional for all SmartCAM application product families.
Hybrid Program for CNC Machining Training
Goal is to foster development of next-gen high-tech machinists in the U.S.
Hexagon Acquires DP Technology
DP Technology is a developer and supplier of computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) technology.
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