Mastercam X5 Lathe Training Tutorial(0 customer reviews)
This is the print version. An eBook (PDF) version is available here.
Published by: In-House Solutions Inc.
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The Mastercam X5 Lathe Training Tutorial consists of 9 brand new part-oriented tutorials, and 9 practice exercises that provide users with an excellent foundation in Lathe. The material emphasizes the machinability of parts with suggested fixtures, setup sheets & more.
The Lathe Training Tutorial is ideal for beginners and current Mastercam users alike. The tutorials introduce 2D, and later 3D geometry creation along with detailed coverage of 2D toolpaths such as Face, Rough, Finish, Drilling, Grooving, Grooving on an angle, Inside Boring, Cutoff, Threading and Canned Cycles for Rough and Finish.
More advanced C-Axis toolpaths such as Face Contour, Cross Contouring, C-Axis Contour, Face Drilling, Cross Drilling and C-Axis drill follow later in the book. Details on Stock Transfer, Stock Flip, Stock Advance and tailstock toolpaths, in addition to instruction on importing a SolidWorks file and using the new Turn Profile command to create Geometry and a VTL tutorial are also found within.
Now shipping with each Training Tutorial is the Mastercam Home Learning Edition DVD (Demo Software)*. To further add to the mix, we have included the Lathe Video Training CD that offers narrated video training exercises to help beginners master fundamental lathe geometry creation concepts. After that, viewers can proceed to watch step-by-step instruction on how to complete each of the main tutorials within the book. Also found on the CD is a General Notes chapter (PDF) that provides useful tools, shortcuts and toolpath parameter descriptions.
Together, the nearly 700 page book, Video Training CD and software deliver a value-packed package of Lathe machining material.
*This book will include the X7 Home Learning Edition software, as all prior versions have expired.