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Router Software w/ Advanced Nesting

Mastercam Router software provides a foundation for fast and efficient routing. It offers general purpose methods such as optimized nesting and block drilling, to highly specialized toolpaths like 5-axis trimming for a comprehensive routing package, says the company. Mastercam Router tools offer control over all aspects of 2D machining including Contouring, Drilling and Pocketing, adds the company and 3D toolpaths for roughing, finishing and cleanup machining. Mastercam can automatically mill and drill solid models with Feature Based Machining. FBM evaluates a part’s features and designs a machining strategy. It offers a variety of techniques to rough machine parts including the ability to rough cut multiple surfaces, solid models, STL files, or any combination of them. Mastercam offers a suite of finishing tools and automates leftover material identification and removal. It offers users control over toolpath type, tool motion, and tool axis. In addition to general-purpose multiaxis machining, Mastercam has specialized Add-Ons for multi-bladed parts (Mastercam Blade Expert) and cylinder head ports (Mastercam Port Expert). Other features include tab control including Full Tabs and Partial Tabs; standard nesting that offers a fast, efficient and easily identifiable way to nesting parts. Mastercam’s advanced nesting offers additional tools including TrueShape nesting and nesting in scrap metal.


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