The remarkable advancements in ChatGPT-4, with the ability to upload prints, and 10 times the computing power, find out how this is changing machining!
Inspired by a recent Haas Tip of the Day, here I look at how to fix your 'incorrect feedrates' in Mastercam.
Making a program that will face ANY size block using Macro B. This was taken from one of our YouTube Live Streams.
With our CamInstructor Certification for Mastercam, I end up marking a lot of tests in Mastercam. This is by far the most common 'mistake' I see on these tests.
Taken from one of our new 5 Axis Lessons, this video takes you through the sights and sounds of a simple setup on a Haas UMC-750 using a 5th Axis dovetail vise. Keep an eye out for a complete step by step lesson that covers setting this part up on the machine.
Here is an introduction to one of our new Mastercam 5-Axis Lessons. There is also a link to access this lesson for FREE!
A quick overview of my top 4 machining related podcasts right now. Beware, some may have strong language use....you've been warned :)
I spent the day at CMTS and took some video of some interesting stuff. Check it out!
Talking about Tool Length Offsets and how they are set on a CNC Mill. There are many methods to choose from. This video covers the 3 most common methods and the benefits and drawbacks of each.
Video 2 in our Macro B Programming series. This video looks at passing values to a macro that control the resulting tool motion.
Macro B Programming doesn't have to be scary! Here's a brief introduction into some of the capabilities of Macro B Programming.