Saturday, March 19, 2016
CNC Software has released an iOS App intended as a useful shop-floor tool for Mastercam users and non-users alike. The Mastercam Community App delivers practical information and calculators for any shop, coupled with immediate access to the Mastercam forum, knowledge base, and more for Mastercam users.
Mastercam’s community App has all the latest features. Take a glance:
• Radial Chip Calculator – Dial in feed rate and spindle speed, based on step-over amount, feed-per-tooth, and surface speed to help you create the optimum conditions for your tool. The calculator works in inches and metric.
• Drill/Tap Chart – Quick conversions and easy reference to decimal equivalents and tap sizes of fraction, number, letter, and metric sizes, and all at the tip of your fingers.
• Knowledge Base – Users can browse hot topics and articles from the extensive Mastercam knowledge base.
• Access to the forum – Ability to jump right onto the users’ forum where you can learn about tips and tricks on Mastercam, and ask any questions you may have and get immediate answers from fellow Mastercam users.
• News Feeds of social media platform – Stay up-to-date on the latest Mastercam news and tips.
• Videos – Access Mastercam videos; from new product release features to customer success stories.