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setting solid stock in CAM software
Published on May 3rd, 2018 in Articles, CAD-CAM Quick Tips

In BobCAD, you can setup multiple stock bodies in a single job with the solid model feature. Watch the video…  [Read More]

Setting stock orientation with CAD-CAM software
Published on May 3rd, 2018 in Articles, CAD-CAM Quick Tips

Did you know with BobCAD-CAM software that you can align your stock geometry to your part geometry? This is helpful…  [Read More]

rectangular stock in CAD-CAM
Published on May 1st, 2018 in Articles, CAD-CAM Quick Tips

Did you know BobCAD’s rectangular stock calculates the minimum size of material for your part geometry? Watch the video now…  [Read More]

cylindrical stock in BobCAD CAM software
Published on April 30th, 2018 in Articles, CAD-CAM Quick Tips

Did you know that BobCAD’s cylindrical stock offers 2 options that make setting up round stock faster? Watch the video…  [Read More]

lock features in CAM software
Published on April 26th, 2018 in Articles, CAD-CAM Quick Tips

  In BobCAD-CAM software you can lock operations, keeping them from being recomputed. Let’s take a look at how simple…  [Read More]

Mirror Toolpaths in CNC Software
Published on April 17th, 2018 in Articles, CAD-CAM Quick Tips

Did you know you can mirror your multiaxis Toolpaths? This allows users to program one side while mirroring it for…  [Read More]

2-5 Axis Drilling in CNC software
Published on April 13th, 2018 in Articles, CAD-CAM Quick Tips

  Did you know BobCAD’s CAD-CAM software offers multiple methods for drilling holes in 2-5 Axis? Choosing from standard drilling,…  [Read More]

minimize retracts in cam software
Published on April 6th, 2018 in Articles, CAD-CAM Quick Tips

Want to minimize your retracts, keeping your tool down between passes instead of going to clearance every time? Watch the…  [Read More]

bobcam v6 cam software drill optimization
Published on March 30th, 2018 in Articles, CAD-CAM Quick Tips

Are you looking to drill holes faster? Using BobCAM for SOLIDWORKS’™ new optimization tools, you can quickly find the shortest,…  [Read More]

4 axis wrapping in cam software
Published on March 27th, 2018 in Articles, CAD-CAM Quick Tips

When machining j slot pockets, lettering or anything else on the OD of your part, Wrapping Groups are often the…  [Read More]

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