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tech tuesday with bobcad cnc software
Published on September 24th, 2019 in Articles, Tech Tuesday

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’s CNC 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. […]

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Published on September 22nd, 2019 in Articles, News

Today’s topic explains how you can use simulation to save the stock model as an .STL file. This is particularly helpful to users that want to use the in-progress stock model for other machining features. There are two methods you can use when saving the stock model from a simulation. You can either manually save […]

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Published on September 20th, 2019 in Articles, News

Welcome to the BobCAD-CAM 6-part series for creating a 3D model in CAD. These 6 videos will teach you how to go from Wireframe (2D) to a solid model (3D) and the different things you can do with your part while designing. Each week we will release 1 video on Facebook until we complete all […]

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how bdr uses bobcad cnc software
Published on September 20th, 2019 in Articles, Case Studies

BDR Loopers & Clips Inc. is located in Chatsworth, Georgia; right off the Tennessee line. They make parts for tufting machines that manufacture carpets. “There are all kinds of parts on the machine… we make almost all tufting machine parts exclusively,” says Johnston. I caught up with Chris Johnston from BDR Loopers & Clips Inc. […]

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Published on September 19th, 2019 in Articles, News

Today’s Topic on 2 Axis turning will answer this question, “Can I force down-cutting on my finish pass”? The answer is yes! Using patterns from the basic finish toolpath gives you 5 options to choose from; let’s take a look.   After you have roughed out the profile of your part geometry, it’s now time […]

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bobcad lathe cnc software feature type programming
Published on September 18th, 2019 in Articles, News

Today’s topic focuses on 2 axis turning. Let’s take a look at Feature Types and Region options in BobCAD’s Lathe software & how you can use them to program your parts efficiently.     When using BobCAD’s 2 axis Lathe Wizard for turning cycles, you’ll use your feature parameters to control where on the part […]

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Published on September 17th, 2019 in Articles, Tech Tuesday

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’s CNC 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. […]

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Published on September 16th, 2019 in Articles, News

Constraints are used as a boundary to control where the toolpath is created. They are also used as the base point of which the rapid plane will increment from. Today’s article will take you through the options that BobCAD provides when utilizing the Lathe CNC software.     The following are 3 options you have […]

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Published on September 12th, 2019 in Articles, News

Have you ever wondered about the first-ever CNC machine? Maybe you’ve thought about it while sitting at the machine or perhaps it didn’t even dawn on you at all! Well, either way, you are in luck because we did some digging and found some cool facts to share with you. Let’s take it back to […]

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bobcad tech tuesday cnc software article; filet & pocket
Published on September 10th, 2019 in Articles, Tech Tuesday

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’s CNC 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. […]

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