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BobCAM for SOLIDWORKS™ Version Matrix

GENERALV3V4V5V6V7
32-bit Application  
Lathe Module
64-bit Application 
Mill 4 Axis Pro Module 
Mill 5 Axis Standard Module 
Mill 5 Axis Pro Module 
BobART Module   
Mill Turn Module   
Network Licensing   
Mill 3 Axis Premium Module   
On-Line License Registration   
Part & Assembly Programming    
MillV3V4V5V6V7
Mill Machining Wizards
Advanced Pocketing with Adaptive Roughing
3 Axis Adaptive Roughing
Multi-Pass Pencil Milling
Facing Cycle Enhancements
Toolpath Patterning
Rotary Toolpath
3+2 Positioning / Indexing
5 Axis Trimming
Surface Based Toolpaths
Multiaxis Roughing
SWARF Machining
New Tool Types Supported: Tapered Endmill, T-Cutter, Dove Mill, Lollipop
Machine Definitions and Full Machine Simultion
Multiple Depths for 3D Engrave Roughing 
Multiple Threads per Feature & Thread Start Angle 
Create Multiple Toolpath Patterns 
Chain Start Point at the Feature Level and Operation Level 
Boundaries at the Feature Level and Operation Level 
More Tool Types for Profile Operations 
Corner Round Tool and Operations 
Rest Machining with Advanced Pocket 
Lead Enhancements for 2 Axis Machining 
New Advanced Planar Toolpath 
New Advanced Z Level Finish Toolpath 
New Project Curves Toolpath 
Enhancements to Equidistant Toolpath 
New Options for Advanced Rough Toolpath - Parallel Cut Pattern, Intermediate Slices Control, Trim to Stock, Smooth Links Gap Size 
4 Axis Wrapping Enhancements 
Enhanced SWARF Feature 
Multiaxis Roughing Enhancements 
Gouge Checking Enhancements 
New Tool Axis Control 
Enhancements to Clearances and Leads  
Drill Multiple Depths in a Single Feature  
Advanced Retract Options  
Standard, Multiaxis, and Cross Drilling  
Hole Geometry Selection Manager  
Smart Filtering of Geometry Selections  
Use Hole Feature Recognition to Automatically Set Drilling Parameters  
Custom Tool Shapes for Milling Tools  
Tabbing for 2 Axis Profiling  
Linking Added to 2 Axis Advanced Pocket  
Perpendicular Stepover for Advanced Planar  
Round Corners for Advanced Planar  
Improved Adaptive Toolpath  
Enhanced Z Level Finish Operation  
Separate Side and Bottom Allowance for 3 Axis Toolpaths  
Revolve Stock Type  
New Flowline Toolpath  
New Mirror Option for Multiaxis Toolpaths  
Optimized Multiaxis Posting Settings  
Support for 4 Axis Machines with Rotary Along Z  
Wrapped Toolpath Improvements  
Trim to Stock for 4 Axis Rotary  
Gouge Checking - Retract Along Tool Plane  
Retract to Incremental Clearance Area  
Maximum Angle Step for Rotation Axis   
Minimize Tool Retracts   
Toolpath Pattern - Points   
Machine Sequence for Standard Drilling Operations   
Tapered Thread Milling Capabilities   
Thread Mill Side Roughing   
Machine Compensation Support for Thread Milling   
New Thread Mill Tool Types   
Spiral Pocketing for Circles   
Helical Arc Output for Spiral Entities   
Advanced Pocket Calculation Improvements   
Improved Open Shape Detection   
Gouge Checking for Mill 3 Axis Pro Toolpaths   
Rest Finishing from STL Stock Model   
Improvements to the Angle Range Calculations   
Improved Calculation Speed and Toolpath Quality for Advanced Rough   
Parallel Cutting - Profile After for Advanced Rough   
Stock Thickness Detection for Rest Machining Added to Advanced Rough   
Tool Outside, Inside, Center and Offset Boundards for Advanced Rough   
Parallel and Adaptive Patterns for Flatlands   
Round Corners for Advanced Planar   
Step Down for Advanced Planar   
Full Contour Pass Options for Advanced Z Level Finish   
New Mill 3 Axis Premium Module   
Machine Sequence for Cross, or Multiaxis Drilling Operations   
Extend Edge Curve   
Exact Stepover Option   
Common Direction Tilting Options   
User Controlled Point Distribution   
Maintain Tilt   
Fixture Selection    
Drag Knife    
Adaptive Face Feature & Stock Boundary Recognition    
Machine Sequence Sorting Patterns (Extrnal & Internal)    
Multi-Step Chamfer Milling    
Peck Plunge Lead In    
Extend & Trim Profiles    
Toolpath Editor    
Parallel Pocket Pattern    
Offset In /Out Pocket Pattern    
Morph Spiral Pocket Pattern    
Adaptive Roughing with Breakthough Adjustment    
Dynamic Holder Collision Avoidance    
Vertical Arc Lead In    
Advanced Z-Level Finish Start Point Control    
Advanced Z Level Finish Undercutting    
Round Corner/Smooth Corner Calculation    
Expand Rest Machining Area    
Multisple Surface Selection for Flowline    
Lead In - Reverse Orthogonal Line    
Automatic Arc Lead    
Rotary Adaptive Stepover    
4 Axis Roughing & Finishing    
Rapid Distance in Tool Plane    
Tool Axis Smoothing    
Contact Point Feed Rate Optimization    
Swarf Normal to Guide Curve    
Swarf Sort From Bottom    
Multiaxis Roughing Dynamic Holder Collision Checking    
Extend Cuts from Stock    
Gradual Front Shift Change    
Rotational/Peridoic Pocketing Geometry    
Gradual Side Tilt Angle Change for Fixed Angle to Axis    
Blended Spline Linking Clearance    
Automatic Arc Lead    
Automatic Start Height for Position Line Lead-in    
Automatic Clearance Area    
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CAMV3V4V5V6V7
Multiple Setups
Multi-Threaded 3 Axis Pro Toolpath Calculations
Stock Wizard
Wrapping Groups
Tool Crib
Material/Cutting Conditions
Tool Holder Library
Full Machine Simulation
Support for Multiple Machining Jobs in One File 
Copy & Paste Features & Operations 
Dynamic Machining Strategies in the CAM Wizards 
Geometry Based Machining 
Apply to All Operations / Apply to All Features 
Dynamic Posting Order 
Job Setup Sheets 
Improved Tool Pattern 
Collission & Proximity Alert in Simulation 
Workpiece Selection for Simulation  
Set Default Stock Transparency  
New Simulation Interface with Ribbon Bar  
Backplot   
Update All Geometry (CAM Tree)   
Groups (CAM Tree)   
Smart View (Rotation Cube) in Simulation   
Automatic Quality Improvements During Simulation   
Measure Between Components in Simulation   
Video Capture in Simulation   
Part Image Added to the Setup Sheets   
Advanced Feedrate Control    
Edit Operation    
Toolpath Start/End Indicators    
Lock/Unlock Operations    
NC Editor    
Toolpath Statistics    
Multiple/Split Window Simulation    
Double Click for move list location    
Toolpath Section Plane    
ABC Axis Value Change    
Operation Highlight    
Thicken Operation    
Move list based on operation color    
Jump to First / Last Move    
Ruler    
Measure Grid    
Zoom Window    
Show Previous View    
Full Screen Mode    
Automatic Coloring Mode for Tool Axis Vectors    
Machine Configuration display arrows for direction    
Highlight Object in Simulation    
Highligting for Collision Checking Groups    
Machine Simulation Move List Improvements    
Axis Control Input Value    
Improved Pop Up Notifications    
Simulation view roation point marked    
Automatic Chip Removal Based on Volume    
Transorm Plane Output (Fanuc G68.2 or equivalent)    
Origin Tracking (HAAS DWO)    
Degree Per Minute Output    
New Post Variables    
LatheV3V4V5V6V7
Lathe Jobs
Cut Profiles Detected from the Solid Model
New Methods for Determining Maximum Profile for Non-Cylindrical Models
Option to Remove Undercutting and Grooves from Geometry Selection for Roughing and Finishing
Machining Features for Roughing, Finishing, Grooving, Drilling, Cut off, and Stock Feed
Tapping Feature
Lathe System Compensation Without Collission Detection
Lathe Wizards 
Improved Lathe Feature Creation 
Lathe Stock Wizard 
Lathe Drilling Matches Mill  
Improved Lathe Profile Detection  
Completely Enhanced Lathe System   
Spun Profile for Lathe Features   
Stock Tracking   
Trim to Stock   
New Lathe Tool and Holder Definitions   
Feature Type and Regions   
Constraints   
Extension   
Automatic Removal of Undercuts   
Rapid Plane   
New Feature Types (End Face and Groove)   
Rough Turning Operation Enhancements (Various Pattern Types, Sorting, Overlap, Rough Allowance)   
Pattern Repeat Operation Enhancements ( Various Pattern Types, Sorting)   
Basic Finish Operation Enhancements (Various Pattern Types)   
Groove Roughing Operation Enhancements (Various Pattern Types, Sorting, Alignment, Rough Allowance, Multiple Depth Grooving, Processing)   
Groove Finish Operation Enhancements (Force Down Cutting)   
Corner Type   
Rapid on Entry Options   
New Lead Options   
Mill TurnV3V4V5V6V7
Mill Turn Jobs  
Mill Turn Machine Definition and Submachines  
Adapter Library  
Mill Turn Tool Crib  
Machine Simulation Pro  
MDI  
Fully Revamped Lathe System Utilized in Mill Turn  
Chuck Jaw Wizard    
BobARTV3V4V5V6V7
Load Vector Files  
Image Vectorization  
Emboss Models  
Emboss Feature  
Wrapped Emboss Models  
Remove Non-Emboss Area  
Save as Component/STL  
Emboss from Component Feature  
Suppress One or More Individual Features  
Custom Cross Sections  
Material/Texture Selection  
LanguagesV3V4V5V6V7
English
Spanish
Turkish  
Japanese  
Portuguese   
Russian    
German