CAMWorks 2021 is the most advanced CAM software available, combining production-proven feature based CAM technology, automatic feature recognition, and rules based machining along with tolerance based machining to leverage MBD and PMI technology to automate Smart Manufacturing for CNC programming – paving the way to advanced digital manufacturing.
Mill-Turn in SOLIDWORKS Assemblies
Full Mill-Turn Support in SOLIDWORKS assembly mode
Include custom chucks, fixtures, and other machine components for simulation and collision checking
Synchronize simultaneous milling and turning operations with multiple turrets and spindles
Simultaneously machine both sides of a part or unique parts in the main and sub-spindles
Continuous B Axis Turning
Reach undercuts using a single finishing tool
Multiple cutting strategies for flexibility
User definable limits for the B Axis tilting angle
Specify effective lead angle or tool normal angle
Holder clearance setting to avoid collisions
Standard Stock Size Library
User definable Standard Stock sizes in X, Y, and Z
Select Coordinate system to define stock size
Select reference and input offset values to locate stock
Create new or overwrite existing Standard Stock sizes
Create a user-defined Standard Stock size library for each material type!
Probing for Mill-Turn Machines
Define probing tools with new parameters for probe shank and stylus
Automatic selection of standard probing cycle based on face/feature selection
Dynamic display of probing toolpath to avoid collisions and broken probes
Probe stock and set work offsets automatically!
Support for standard probing cycles!
What’s new in CAMWorks 2021!
Import Tools from Helical and Harvey Tool Catalog or CSV Files
5 Axis – Spiral Swarf Milling and 5 Axis – Minimize Tilting
Cylindrical Stock Support
ShopFloor – Add Additional Documents and View/Edit Content
Improved Sync Manager for Synchronous Machining
Probing – Additional Parameters and 3 Point Boss / Bore
Contain Toolpath within the Contact Point Boundaries
TechDB – Default Feature Options and Resequencing of Operations
Feature Recognition – Recognize non-uniform fillets/chamfer