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BobCAM for SOLIDWORKS™ Mill

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Fast Track Your 2- 5 Axis Programming!

BobCAM for SOLIDWORKS is our new Gold Certified CAM add-in. It's fully integrated, single- window, industry-proven CAM technology for SOLIDWORKS. Utilize our easy-to-use, powerful toolpath wizard technology and streamline your workflow in both part or assembly files. The latest BobCAM for SOLIDWORKS has powerful toolpath features, it’s easy to use and it’s affordable for shops of all sizes.

NEW FEATURE: NcEditor

The NC code editor has seen an enhancement, and we are proud to introduce the new NcEditor product into the BobCAD-CAM product line. This product was developed to make your code editing and review much faster and more efficient, as well as provide the ability to simulate your NC programs directly!

BobCAM for CNC MILL FEATURES

SOLIDWORKS CAM software for Milling delivers the functionality you need to program everything from simple 2.5 axis cutting to complex 3, 4 & 5 axis simultaneous milling. It incorporates a wide range of advanced & fully associative machining strategies using a simple wizard-driven interface that makes programming faster, smarter and easier. The software offers multiple time-saving features including Dynamic Machining Strategies™ to reduce programming time and increase efficiency. BobCAM also includes advanced simulation and reporting tools that allow you to test and confirm your work.

TEST DRIVE our Powerful CAM software for Milling Today!

BobCAM CAM software for CNC milling will streamline your programming process while fully utilizing the SOLIDWORKS environment. Program in part or assembly files, select and simulate fixtures, use design configurations and more … See for yourself - Try it today for Free!

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Part & Assembly Programming

Utilize BobCAM’s advanced toolpath technology in your part or assembly files. Take advantage of part configuration for different setups or iterations.

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Reporting Tools

Simple-to-use standard reporting tools help beginners and advanced programmers make better decisions. Quickly access cycle time estimates, tool location and direction, even setup sheets.

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Post Processor Library

BobCAM comes ready to produce standard g-code for today’s CNC machine tools. Choose your post processor from our online library or have one custom-built per your machine configuration.

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Adaptive Roughing

Take advantage of modern toolpath roughing cycles that reduce cycle time, cost, and wear & tear on your equipment.

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Hole Making

Program through, blind and cross holes using your machine's canned cycles or long code. Built-in thread library for sizes and setting when tapping or thread milling.

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Solid Simulation

Utilize your machine’s configuration & kinematics to test and confirm your mill programming before ever cutting a chip. Use it to view the complete milling process, detect machined part deviations & collisions, calculate cycle times, and more!

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2D/3D Toolpath

Offering a wide variety of powerful Toolpath strategies for 2, 2 ½ and 3D cycles. More powerful and efficient than conversational programming.

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Multiple Job & Multiple Setups

Program multiple machining centers and part operations in a single Job Tree. Easily create setups for any part orientation using BobCAD-CAM’s dynamic part origin to define the toolpath’s work offset.

OTHER FEATURES INCLUDE

CAD
CAD Design Tree
Dynamic Drawing
Construction Lines
Shape Library
2D / 3D Wireframes
2D Booleans
Project to Z Planes
Cross Section Viewing
2D & 3D Geometry Creation Tools
Surface Construction
Solid Modeling
Solids Boolean Operations & Surface Editing
CAD Utilities, Translation, Mirroring, Stitching & Unstitching
Gear, CAMs & Sprocket Design Wizards
Bolt Hole & Grid Patterns
Text / Font Features & Complete Part Dimensioning
Geometry Cleanup & Optimize with Erase Double Entities
CAD Data Translation & Interoperability

 

CAM
Tool Library
Tool Crib
Tool Holders Library
Stock Wizard
Setup Sheet
Tool List
Feature-based Programming
Save & Load Features
Copy & Paste Features
Multiple Machine Setup Locations
Material Library
Dynamic Machining Strategies
Toolpath Backplot
Toolpath Editor
Solid 3D Simulation
Toolpath Statistics
Feedrate Mapping
Universal Post Processor
Sub Program Output
3D Arc filter ( G17, G18, G19 Plane Cutting )
Associative CAM Tree
Toolpath Groups
Toolpath Patterns (Transform / Rotate )
Tool Dominate machining order
Feature Dominate machining order
Feature Geometry Picking Manager
Toolpath Wizard
Machine Sequence Sort Order Optimization

 

2.5 to 5 AXIS
2.5 AXIS
Facing
Profiling
Pocketing
Engraving
High Speed Pocketing / Adaptive Pocketing
Thread Milling
Plunge Roughing
Chamfering
Corner Round
Rest Machining
4 AXIS
Indexing
Wrapping
Rotating
5 AXIS
SWARF Machining
High Speed / Adaptive Multiaxis Roughing
Wire Frame / Trimming
Indexing
3 AXIS
3 Axis Wireframe
3 Axis Planar
3 Axis Spiral
3 Axis Engraving
3 Axis Radial
3D Plunge Roughing
Z Level Roughing
Z Level Finishing
Advanced Roughing
Flatlands
Equidistant Offset
Pencil
Advanced Z Level Finish
Project Curves
Advanced Planar
High Speed / Adaptive Roughing
Rest Machining

 

Surface-based Toolpath (3, 4, & 5 Axis Output)
Parallel Cuts
Cuts Along Curve
Morph Between 2 Curves
Parallel to Multiple Curves
Project Curves
Morph Between 2 Surfaces
Parallel to Surface
Flowline
 

 

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