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
Mastercam Now Features New SGS Round Solid Carbide Tool Libraries
Provides seamless import of SGS round solid carbide tools into toolpath operations, company says.
Direct Link to Machining Simulation to Help Boost Efficiency
SURFCAM 2021 includes integration with NCSIMUL manufacturing simulation software to connect the virtual and real for greater productivity, company says.
How to Leverage High-Strength 3D Printing
Can't figure out how to integrate high-strength 3D printing into your manufacturing workflow? Try a new perspective. Learn more.
IMAGINiT Earns Autodesk CAM Specialization
Manufacturers turn to IMAGINiT for end-to-end computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) solutions.
Perfecting Productivity With Proper Workstation Peripherals
Engineering power isn’t just in the workstation; the right monitor and mouse also make the difference.
CIMdata Releases Executive PLM Market Report
Report shows that the CAM market grew by 3.9% in 2019.
Mastercam 2021 is Now Released
CAD/CAM developments streamline the manufacturing process from job setup to job completion.
Hypertherm Releases ProNest 2021
This marks a major version update of its advanced CAD/CAM nesting software.
Faster Waveform Roughing in EDGECAM 2021
A number of productivity boosts have been achieved by reducing calculation time with EDGECAM 2021’s enhanced parallel-processing capability.
AlibreCAM 2020 is Certified for Alibre Design v21
This certification assures that engineers and CNC programmers can use AlibreCAM 2020 to program simple and complex parts for machining directly...
MecSoft Sets Up Partnership with RoboDK
This partnership enables users of MecSoft’s CAM products the ability to use robots for milling.
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