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New Lathe Features in BobCAM for SOLIDWORKS™ V6

BobCAM for SOLIDWORKS™ software for CNC lathe features a new, completely rebuilt system in version 6. Easily set advanced 2 axis toolpaths for OD and ID roughing, finishing, threading, grooving, boring, drilling, and cutoffs. With enhancements to the feature types and new toolpath additions to every single operation, this is simply the most easily understood, powerful and flexible system ever offered by BobCAD-CAM.
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CAM Software… Do More in Less Time

Getting the most from your CAM system means, first, getting the most from your CAM software. As shops continue to stay ahead of the competition through means of production, the speed at which your CAM software calculates toolpaths can mean all the difference. Taking on more challenging, complex and profitable CNC jobs can only mean one thing: investing in the latest CAD-CAM software technology. Time is money while programming parts to be machined which is why it’s critical to have not only the best software, but also the best hardware available.
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How CAD-CAM CNC Machine Simulation is Revolutionizing Business

Every manufacturer looks for ways to become more efficient and profitable. That means more productivity and less waste. CAD-CAM CNC machine simulation is a perfect way to end the days of wasted parts because you had to scrap them due to programming errors.

CNC Machine Simulation Overview
Steady advances in CNC Machine Simulation over the last decade has made it a critical aspect in offline programming for businesses who want to eliminate costly mistakes at the machine. Simulation allows operators to imitate their exact machine’s kinematics, avoiding collisions with tools, tool holders and machine components. CNC software has seen many improvements over time, becoming more accessible and affordable than ever.
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