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Mastercam HLE for 3D Printing?

7/3/20 7:00 AM / by camInstructor Mike posted in Mastercam, 3D Printing, HLE

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3D Printing fans are looking everywhere for cheap CAD software to model their prints, is Mastercam HLE an option?

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Module Works Help in Mastercam

6/26/20 9:00 AM / by camInstructor Mike posted in Mastercam, ModuleWorks, Help

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The Module Works End User Help file is your best friend when doing Multi Axis work in Mastercam, do you have it yet? Links to download in the post!

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Mastercam 2021 is a Drag!

6/19/20 8:00 AM / by camInstructor Mike posted in Mastercam Linking Parameters

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Continuing our look at some of the new features in Mastercam 2021, some are a real drag!

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Mastercam Linking Parameters - Output Feed Move

6/12/20 6:00 AM / by camInstructor Mike posted in Mastercam Linking Parameters

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New for Mastercam 2021, Output Feed Move and Arc Fit found on the Linking Parameters page.

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Your Feedrate is Wrong - Fixing it with Mastercam

6/6/20 2:01 PM / by camInstructor Mike posted in CNC, Mill, feedrate

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Inspired by a recent Haas Tip of the Day, here I look at how to fix your 'incorrect feedrates' in Mastercam.


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Using WHILE and IF in Macro B

6/1/20 8:00 AM / by camInstructor Mike posted in CNC, Macro, Mill, gcode, live stream

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Making a program that will face ANY size block using Macro B. This was taken from one of our YouTube Live Streams.


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VBScripting to Automate Mastercam

5/26/20 12:54 PM / by camInstructor Mike posted in Mastercam, gcode, live stream, editors

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The often forgotten function in Mastercam, VBScripts! They are the easiest way to automate Mastercam. This was taken from one of our YouTube Live Streams.


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G-Code Editors in Mastercam

5/17/20 6:29 PM / by camInstructor Mike posted in Mastercam, gcode, live stream, editors

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Talking G-Code editors in Mastercam and why you would choose one over the other. This is taken from our most recent YouTube Live Stream.


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camInstuctor LIVE!! Mastercam demo on YouTube

5/1/20 5:02 PM / by camInstructor Mike posted in Mastercam, engrave, live stream, boolean, softjaws, vise

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Here is a recording of our first YouTube LIVE event. Thanks to everyone who joined and participated!

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Programming a Mill as a Lathe in Mastercam

4/18/20 6:00 AM / by camInstructor Mike posted in Mastercam, postprocessor

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Programming a CNC Mill as a CNC Lathe in Mastercam!

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