What’s New in Mastercam 2021: Turning Enhancements (Part 2)

Mastercam 2021 includes many enhancements to help you streamline your manufacturing process, from job setup to job completion. Our series of What’s New videos is available for you to check out these improvements for yourself. Plus, you can always learn more about the latest CAD/CAM advancements in our software by visiting whatsnew.mastercam.com.

Now, let’s take a look at two more videos demonstrating Mastercam 2021 Turning Enhancements to improve the ease and functionality of your CAD/CAM process.

Turning functionality in Mastercam 2021 includes enhancements for Lathe solid chaining. In this video, find out how the use of a spin profile creates a more accurate profile than a slice profile, without the need for temporary geometry. Plus, check out other improvements like the addition of the Dynamic option to Lathe solid chaining.

Turning enhancements for Mastercam 2021 include a new Lathe Custom Thread toolpath for machining. It is designed to simplify and streamline your programming workflow. This video also demonstrates how you can select chained geometry to represent the thread cross-section or choose one of four parametric definitions: Rope, Buttress, Square, or Trapezoidal.

We will share additional What’s New videos about Mastercam 2021 Turning Enhancements in the days to come. Please keep an eye on the blog for these videos and even more announcements about the latest CAD/CAM advances available in Mastercam.

To learn more about how Mastercam 2021 can reduce your production inefficiencies to make better parts faster, contact your local Mastercam Reseller.

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