Intro To X3
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Milling Introduction & Orientation To Mastercam X - X3

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Covers everything you need to get started drawing parts & making toolpaths. How to Import DXF, DWG, SolidWorks, Inventor and Parasolid Cad files. Detailed information about the Mastercam X interface and hotkeys.

No Internet Connection Required. No Monthly Subscription. The CD Never Expires. Watch These Lessons Any Time That’s Convenient For You.

Qty              $175

Compatible With Mastercam X thru X3

Mastercam Screen Environment

  • Mastercam Screen areas
  • Mouse/Interface Control
  • Hotkey Short Cuts
  • Geometry/Drawing Parts
  • Live Entities (Lines, Arcs, Points)
  • Trim, Fillet, Join & Break Entities
  • Transformations (Rotate, Offset, etc...)
  • Coordinate Input Options
  • FastPoint, AutoCursor & Relative Picks
  • Work Offset/Zero Shift (WCS-G54)

Importing a DXF/DWG File & Prep For Machining

  • How To Import Cad Files
  • Separate the Dimension From The Geometry
  • Shifting The Zero Point/Coordinate System
  • Window Selection Options (In/Out/Int/+)
  • Changing Colors & Levels

These lessons will explain the entire process and take you from beginning to end. Covers most common toolpath types and uses examples that are typical for any machine shop.

  Start with the part as a billet and machine the inside with G54 Work Offset. Next, plan the fixturing for the 2nd operation and set your G55 Work Offset. Let Mastercam determine your raw stock size

Importing & Machining a Solid Model

  • Setting Stock For Odd sized Parts
  • Analyzing The Model (corners, depths, etc...)
  • Leftover Stock Options
  • Pocketing With Islands
  • Copying Operations
  • Machining a Radius Edge (Swept)
  • Creating/Saving Operations Libraries
  • Includes a Tapping Library for Inch size holes

Selection Options: Using “All” and “Only”. Learn how to select geometry by Color, Level, Entity Type (line, arc, etc...), Arc Size, or any combination (blue, arcs, .250 diameter).

Learn how to create Operations Libraries and reuse common toolpaths. Create shop standards for machining your parts. Includes a Tapping Library for hole sizes from 4-40  to  1”-8. Quickly create Center drill, Drill & Tapped holes with one selection.

Contains over Almost 5  hours of hi-resolution video, with high quality audio narration. No Subscription to buy. Never expires.

Every Job Shop With Mastercam X, Should Have One Of These CD’s.  It’s a “Teacher In a Box”.

Personal, Professional Training
Anytime You Want It.

Compatible With Mastercam X - X3

Qty              $175

No Internet Connection Required. No Monthly Subscription. The CD Never Expires. Watch These Lessons Any Time That’s Convenient For You.

This CD Rom runs in 1024 x 768 resolution. Easy to run on any PC. Contains 4-1/2 hours of video with audio narration.  A sound card & Speakers are required.

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