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Published by: In-House Solutions Inc.
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This book is the third book in the three part series designed to help you to prepare for the Professional Level Mastercam Certification test. Advanced Mill 2D is dedicated to the power user.
You will learn how to machine an imported solid model using the WCS for multiple setups. To better organize the parts, you will master how to use levels and view sheets.
You will practice indexing a 4-axis part using the tool planes defined in the Plane Manager.
You will learn how to use the Classic Tool Manager to create new tools and save them into a new library.
The difference between the two types of Dynamic High Speed Machining: Dynamic Mill Radial Chip Thinning (RCT) and Dynamic Motion Power Cutting will be explained in detail.
You will learn how to program Horizontal centers which are better suited for larger, boxy workpieces.
A brief introduction to the basic 3D machining that can be used in a Mill product will be also covered..
Solids manipulation is also covered. You will learn how to set a solid body, that represents the part to be machined, into the fixtures using Align to Plane and Align to Face.
An introduction to Nesting in Mastercam that allows you to fit parts onto a sheet of material for best yield will also be provided. You will learn how to apply the nesting options on geometry or toolpaths.
IMPORTANT: Merely reading this book does not make you Mastercam Professionally Certified. You must arrange testing with your local Mastercam reseller or certified instructor and pay any applicable fees to them. Purchasing this book does not automatically entitle you to testing or exams, it is intended to teach you the skills to prepare you for testing if you choose pursue it. The lessons taught are still useful even without completing the exam.