AACHEN, Germany, Dec 22, 2016 – ModuleWorks, the leading supplier of CAD/CAM components for toolpath generation and simulation, announces the latest release of its CAM components, ModuleWorks 2016.12, the third major update of 2016. Each ModuleWorks release contains many new and enhanced features across the product range. This latest version includes new features for 5-axis, 3-axis, turning and simulation.
ModuleWorks is at the forefront of 5-axis machining and simulation technology, providing the toolpath and simulation technology that powers many of the leading CAM systems available around the world today.
Highlights of the new release are shown below:
The new advanced engagement options for port machining reduce the cutting load at the beginning of the port machining process.
- Edge rolling ensures the tool enters the port smoothly and gradually.
- Approach and retract ramps can be applied to each side of the geometry for gradual and safe…