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Remote working with Mastercam

March 25, 2020

During the coronavirus pandemic, many of you have chosen to continue operating your businesses just as we have at CAD/CAM CONSULTING SERVICES. In order to comply with the orders from the State of California, we have transitioned to a remote workforce to allow our employees to work from their homes. If you have done this […]

COVID-19 Update

March 20, 2020

In consideration of the ever-evolving COVID-19 “Coronavirus” pandemic, the staff at CAD/CAM CONSULTING SERVICES, INC. has decided to postpone all training classes.  We aim to resume classes the week of April 20, however, due to the rapidly changing nature of the issue, this date is subject to change.  Additional information will be relayed as this […]

Beyond CAM—CAD/CAM for Robots

December 30, 2019

(Part 7 of 9) There are many ways Mastercam and our partners are harnessing integrated data technology to improve manufacturing performance and profitability. Here we take a look at CAD/CAM for robots. Today, numerous primary and secondary manufacturing processes are being performed, including cutting, de-burring, welding, spray coating and many others are being performed with […]

Beyond CAM—Tool Management

December 24, 2019

(Part 6 of 9) There are many ways Mastercam and our partners are harnessing integrated data technology to improve manufacturing performance and profitability. Here we take a look at tool management. Early in the CAM programming process, the programmer creates a set-up sheet that defines tool and tool-holder configurations. There is a transfer mechanism and […]

Beyond CAM—CNC Programming for Machining Effectiveness

December 20, 2019

(Part 5 of 9) There are many ways Mastercam and our partners are harnessing integrated data technology to improve manufacturing performance and profitability. Here we take a look at CNC programming for machining effectiveness. With a model prepped for programming and a workholding solution designed, it is time to create a part program for the […]

Beyond CAM—CAD for Manufacturing

December 18, 2019

(Part 4 of 9) There are many ways Mastercam and our partners are harnessing integrated data technology to improve manufacturing performance and profitability. Here we take a look at CAD for manufacturing. Once the model is completed, programmer/machinists can work seamlessly within products, like Mastercam Design or Mastercam for SOLIDWORKS®, to create a superior workholding […]

New Mastercam Reseller Available in San Diego, California

December 17, 2019

CNC Software, Inc., developers of Mastercam, has a new Reseller available to customers in the San Diego area. CAD/CAM CONSULTING SERVICES, INC. (CCCS), has been among Mastercam’s top 10 Resellers for 27 years in Southern California, with offices in Anaheim and Newbury Park. The organization is now an authorized Mastercam Reseller in San Diego and […]

Dennis Neil- 30 Years of Mastercam

December 13, 2019

CAD/CAM CONSULTING SERVICES INC. (CCCS) would like to congratulate our own Dennis Neil for reaching the milestone of 30 years of sales and service of the Mastercam® product line.  Beginning in November 1989 with Mastercam® version 3.0, when it was also known as Quicksilver on the Westcoast, Dennis was responsible for sales, support and training […]

Mastercam Partners with TITANS of CNC

December 11, 2019

CNC Software, Inc., developers of Mastercam, has announced a new partnership with TITANS of CNC, Inc. to help train the next generation of highly skilled CNC machinists and eliminate the widening skills gap. The organizations have entered into a three-year partnership to develop media that advocates for CNC education and high-level aerospace manufacturing processes. Mastercam […]

Beyond CAM—Reverse Engineering, MDB, and Dimensional Metrology

December 10, 2019

From the Mastercam Blog (Part 3 of 9) There are many ways Mastercam and our partners are harnessing integrated data technology to improve manufacturing performance and profitability. Here we take a look at reverse engineering, model-based definition (MBD), and dimensional metrology. Reverse engineering tools within Verisurf dimensional measurement software use Push-Pull technology to streamline and […]

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