GLOUCESTERSHIRE, UK, Dec 13, 2016 – The latest edition of Alphacam, from Vero Software – the world’s number one CAM developer – is rich with new features ranging across the modules, making it easier to use and improve productivity.

cylindrical-parallelAmongst the new and enhanced functionality:

  • User interface improvements
  • New 3D machining command
  • Updates to machining cycles
  • Sawing enhancements
  • Simulation updates
  • Automation manager improvements
  • New CAD files and versions

The overall user experience has been augmented in a number of ways, including restyled dialogs to provide a more intuitive layout, with images and tooltips included to help the user. An example is the new 3D machining dialog which provides the interface to multiple machining strategies in a consistent manner. Strategies available in the 3D machining command are: along intersection; constant cusp; cylindrical parallel; cylindrical profiling; drive curves; and Z contour roughing.

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