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 November 3rd, 2017 in Articles

BobCAD Visits South-tec in South Carolina

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In lieu of Tech Tuesday last week, myself and BobCAD Partner Department Director, Alex Cole drove to attend South-tec at the TD Convention Center in Greenville, South Carolina. The event was hosted from October 24-26 and brought manufacturing suppliers, distributors and equipment builders from all over the world to showcase their stuff.   South-tec features…  [Read More]

 November 2nd, 2017 in Articles

5 Steps for Running A Successful CAD-CAM CNC Machine Shop

cnc machine shop

How do you keep a CNC machine shop successful? Don’t neglect these basic steps. First and foremost, it’s incredibly valuable to have a CAD-CAM engineer that has a wealth of experience with and is knowledgeable about CAD-CAM software. Second, it’s important to have the right software with the correct machine configuration detailed into it or…  [Read More]

 October 20th, 2017 in Articles

What’s New in V30 Mill 3 Axis Premium Q & A

Mill 3 Axis Premium

You’re one click away from subscribing to BobCAD’s YouTube channel. Access more webinars like this and much more!   Are you able to machine the same parts in Mill 3 Axis Pro as you can in Mill 3 Axis Premium? No, the Mill 3 Axis Premium Toolpaths offer advanced cutting patterns that are not offered…  [Read More]

 October 17th, 2017 in Articles, Tech Tuesday

Tech Tuesday: What You Need To Optimally Run BobCAD Software

Tech Tuesday is a weekly blog that addresses some of the most common questions and concerns that I hear throughout the previous week from users of BobCAD-CAM software. Both customers and noncustomers are more than welcome to leave a comment on what they would like to see covered for the following Tech Tuesday. Enjoy!

 October 11th, 2017 in Articles

Machine Smarter with 3D CAD-CAM Software

advanced z level finish with cad-cam software

Who wouldn’t want to be more efficient in their machining process? “Work smarter, not harder” becomes less of a saying and more of a reality with 3D CAD-CAM software! Machinists are steadily realizing that 3D CAD-CAM software is a great way to improve CNC machining in their shops. As time passes, CNC machining technology continues…  [Read More]

 October 10th, 2017 in Articles, Tech Tuesday

Tech Tuesday: Turning Pictures into Vectorized Geometry in BobART

BobART CAD-CAM Software

Tech Tuesday is a weekly blog that addresses some of the most common questions and concerns that I hear throughout the previous week from users of BobCAD-CAM software. Both customers and future customers are more than welcome to leave a comment on what they would like to see covered for the following Tech Tuesday. Enjoy! So…  [Read More]

 October 6th, 2017 in Articles

BobCAD-CAM Employees Lend Hand in Disaster Recovery

BobCAD Relief

When Hurricane Harvey battered Texas, there was an overwhelming feeling within every single person at BobCAD-CAM that we needed to help those affected. Stephanie Dulski, Human Resource Director of BobCAD-CAM, sent out the email: “Fundraiser for Texas- Every $ Helps!.” Boxes began popping up around the office, collecting food, water and whatever else people could…  [Read More]

 October 6th, 2017 in Articles

What’s New in V30 3D Milling Q & A

You’re one click away from subscribing to BobCAD’s YouTube channel. Access more webinars like this and much more!   Where can you find the runtime estimate for your Toolpath? There are 3 places BobCAD will report the cycle time estimate. 1. Toolpath Statistics 2. Simulation 3. Setup Sheets Does Advanced Rough have an option to…  [Read More]

 October 4th, 2017 in Articles

How CAM Software Machining Affects Programming

What is CAM Machining?   CAM software lets users first structure their jobs in a CAM Tree for the organization and simplification of machining tasks. Users will establish their stock, allowing them to set initial work coordinates, material type and the tools to be used during machining. Next, they will establish their Toolpath for the…  [Read More]

 September 29th, 2017 in Articles

The Successful CAD-CAM Engineer

CAD-CAM engineer

Whether you’re a large shop, small shop or hobbyist, BobCAD-CAM is a universally effective tool for handling many jobs, complex or not, and fairly easy to get up and running. CAD-CAM engineers around the world are making some pretty incredible things nowadays with BobCAD’s dynamic CAD-CAM technology. No matter the reason that brought these individuals…  [Read More]

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