Quickly Change Your Views in CAD-CAM Simulation | CAD-CAM Quick Tips

Posted August 3, 2018 4:01 pm   Published by    BobCAD-CAM ">

Users can change their simulation settings in BobCAD’s CAM software to make it easier to see what’s happening with your part. Let’s take it step-by-step and break down how it works.
changing views in BobCAD CAD-CAM simulation
When using machine simulation, there are 3 main modes: machine simulation, workpiece simulation and tool focus simulation. These 3 modes will change what you”ll see in the simulation interface.
3 main CAD-CAM simulation modes
When utilizing your machine simulation, sometimes your machine’s components can get in the way of you viewing your projects. So, what do you do? Hide the components. How, you ask?
Hide machine components in BobCAD CNC software

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Double right-click on any of the components you want hidden and choose ‘hide’ in the menu. This is a fast and simple way to make it easier to see what’s happening with your machine and your part.
hidden components in BobCAD CNC software simulation

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