CNC Software A peek at new CAD/CAM software, ready for test-drive

Editor: Briggette Jaya

Provider of software tools for CAD/CAM manufacturing markets CNC Software has announced that its Mastercam 2019 Public Beta is now open to all current Mastercam customers.

Related Vendors

From small job shops to Fortune 100 companies worldwide, all get a chance to test-drive Mastercam 2019.
From small job shops to Fortune 100 companies worldwide, all get a chance to test-drive Mastercam 2019.
(Source: CNC Software)

In this access program, US-based CNC Software says it is a fantastic opportunity to try out the software. All current Mastercam customers are able to test-drive Mastercam 2019 before its release and provide valuable feedback to help shape the final product, CNC notes. A discovery awaits all public beta participants with dozens of powerful new tools, for simple to complex jobs.

(Source: CNC Software)

Highlights include:

  • New 2D/3D Milling Features improve toolpath efficiency and control. It automates 2D chamfering and multi-axis deburring operations. Accelerated Finishing has been expanded – now with taper and lens-style tool support.
  • Surface and Solid Modeling Improvements simplify CAD for CAM for enhanced design and has geometry editing tools for shop-floor programmers.
  • Powerful Turning and Mill-Turn improve productivity with its new plunge/grooving strategies, additional Prime-Turning support, expanded 3D tool and holder support as well as bar feed and import/export operation improvements.
  • Improved Validation with new, advanced toolpath display and analysis. Additionally, improvements to machine simulation and support are provided.
  • Streamlined workflow and graphics with new sectional views, level and planes management.

The company says it plans to release about a new public beta once a month. Generally, known issues and updated bug fixes together with other details will be delivered when companies install the current Mastercam 2019 Beta through the Mastercam Foum.

Subscribe to the newsletter now

Don't Miss out on Our Best Content

By clicking on „Subscribe to Newsletter“ I agree to the processing and use of my data according to the consent form (please expand for details) and accept the Terms of Use. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Unfold for details of your consent