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Spotlight: Verisurf 2023

We explore 6 critical highlights for CMM measurement, inspection, and reverse engineering in the all-new Verisurf 2023. By Callie Morgan Friday, July 29th, 2022, 11:00 AM PDT Verisurf 2023 has just been released! This new version hosts updates that increase functionality for complex CMM programming situations and improvements...

Spotlight: Mastercam Training

Did you know that MCAM Northwest is also an authorized Mastercam training center? Here is how to get started with private, customized training! By Callie Morgan Wednesday, June 29th, 2022, 4:30 PM PDT As an Authorized Mastercam Training Center and reseller, MCAM Northwest can provide you with Mastercam...

5 Things to Consider Before Attending Mastercam Training

To assure that you get the most out of your Mastercam training session with MCAM Northwest, ask yourself these 5 questions to prepare for your session. By Callie Morgan Tuesday, June 28th, 2022, 5:00 PM PDT   When attending a Mastercam training with MCAM Northwest, it's more than just...

Spotlight: SpaceMouse

4 reasons why this specialized controller makes navigating CAD/CAM environments smoother and more efficient. By Callie Morgan Monday, April 25th, 2022, 10:30 AM PDT   The controller cap-style 3D mouse, SpaceMouse, is designed specifically as a secondary input device for CAD professionals, but is excellent for both CAD and...

Spotlight: Mastercam Retro

Looking for a more simplified CNC programming solution? Mastercam Retro offers all the best features of '90's CAD/CAM for a more involved programming experience!  By Callie Morgan Friday, April 1st, 2022, 8:00 AM PDT   There has been a big movement to return to the technological simplicity of the...

Cut the S/Crap!

Industry experts are slicing all sorts of shop waste with katanas at this year’s MCAM Northwest online event on April 12th, 2022. By Callie Morgan Thursday, March 24th, 2022, 1:00 PM PDT What do we mean by “Cut the S/Crap”? We are thrilled to announce that this year’s MCAM...

Spotlight: Mastercam Wire

Here are the top 7 features of this Mastercam product that make programming in wire EDM easier and more efficient. By Callie Morgan Monday, February 28th, 2022, 10:00 AM PST   What is Wire EDM Machining? Wire EDM machining cuts material via electrical pulses between a wire and an electrode...

Understanding CNC Post Processors

What is considered a legacy post? Why should I choose a custom post over a free generic post? We answer all these questions and more! By Callie Morgan Monday, February 28th, 2022, 10:00 AM PST What is a Post Processor? A post-processor (known as a "post") translates toolpath data...

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...