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Mastercam - Introduction to the Basics

by Matt Perez

Mastercam has been a leader in the CAM industry since it was introduced over 30 years ago. This course will teach you all about the basics of Mastercam. Software required: Mastercam.

What you'll learn

Learn the basics to Mastercam and be on your way to programming your own products. In this course, Mastercam - Introduction to the Basics, you'll learn the basics of designing parts and creating toolpaths in Mastercam. First, you'll create toolpaths and generate the G-code. Next, you'll create a basic part while discussing design intent as well as design for manufacture (DFM). Finally, you'll take your CAD part and use it to start generating the required output. By the end of this course, you'll understand the basics of design in Mastercam, toolpath strategies, and output requirements to get the job done. Software required: Mastercam.

About the author

Matt has over 15 years experience in Design and Fabrication across various platforms. Most recently SolidWorks and Fusion 360, but also AutoCad, Inventor, and Unigraphics as well as several CAM platforms such as Mastercam, Solidcam, and HSM works. Matt is a CSWE and well know for Complex Surfacing and Consumer Product Design. Matt has produced hundreds of hours of video content across multiple platforms and trained users individually and in group settings for the past 5 years in every aspect of ... more

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