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Spotlight: Cimco MDC-MAX

We cover 5 features of Cimco’s Machine Data Collection solution that will keep your machines profitable–whether the shop's lights are on or off. By Callie Morgan Friday, January 28th, 2022, 3:00 PM PST   There’s a wide breadth of data that can be made available from proper Machine Data...

MCAM 2021 Wrapped

Sasquatches, tool shows and teachers! We take a look back at our 2021 and look forward to what's in store for the new year for us and for the industry. By Callie Morgan Wednesday, December 29th, 2021, 5:00 PM PST 2021 was a year of recovery for manufacturing....

Spotlight: Mill-Turn

We put together a list of 6 recent enhancements to the software that are monumental to saving you programming time in Mill-Turn–including the introduction of .machine environments for triple turret machines! By Callie Morgan Updated: 9:20 AM PDT, Wednesday, December 29th, 2021 Published: 8:15 AM, Friday, July 31st,...

Spotlight: Mastercam Lathe

We’ll cover 5 of the most important developments of Mastercam Lathe that keep you efficient and productive, and your machines happy. By Callie Morgan Tuesday, November 30th, 2021, 4:00 PM PST Mastercam Lathe is an excellent choice for lathe programming software, not only because it trims down programming...

4 Mastercam Windows 10 Errors

Our Support Specialist Jim Varco is back by popular demand to walk us through solutions to Microsoft Windows 10 errors that our Mastercam customers have recently come across. By Callie Morgan and Jim Varco Tuesday, November 30th, 2021, 9:00 AM PST As Windows continues to release more updates,...

Smashing the Status Quo!

Encouraging your CNC programmers to share new ideas may be radical, but it's great for your bottom line.  By Callie Morgan November 1st, 2021, 4:00 PM PDT “I don’t understand the new methods. Just do what works and get the part out the door.” Here’s the scenario: You are...

Spotlight: Master3DGage

Want to reduce scrapped parts in your shop? Consider Verisurf’s tried-and-true portable CMM solution for inspection and reverse engineering. By Callie Morgan October 29th, 2021, 8:00 AM PDT Powered by Verisurf 2021 software, which runs inside Mastercam, the Master3DGage is capable of doing first article inspections and creating...

Product Spotlight: Mastercam Art

Mastercam Art can take a scanned image and create everything from 2D surface art to 3D sculptures in minutes.  By Callie Morgan Friday, October 1st, 2:22 PM PDT With its very straightforward toolpathing options, Mastercam Art is a simple way to take drawings and photographs and turn them...