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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 […]

Beyond CAM—Job Shop ERP

December 4, 2019

(Part 2 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 job shop enterprise resource planning (ERP). During the quotation phase, shop management ERP software (such as ProShop from Adion Systems) is used to identify all of […]

Beyond CAM—Introduction

December 2, 2019

(Part 1 of 9) There are many ways Mastercam and our partners are harnessing integrated data technology to improve manufacturing performance and profitability. Although “making chips” may be the primary objective, a myriad of other details must be managed and coordinated for a manufacturing business to operate profitably. From the time a work order or […]

We mourn the passing of Tom Shelar

August 30, 2019

All of us at CCCS mourn the passing of our friend, mentor, and leader, Tom Shelar.  You will be missed more than you can possibly imagine. Tom Shelar Tribute

Mastercam 2020 Installation Issue

August 12, 2019

It has come to our attention that when Mastercam 2020 is the only installed version on a computer, the HASP drivers are not automatically installed.  This is only for standalone installs and will not create any issues for customers who have Mastercam already installed on their PC. Full details and fix can be found on […]

Mastercam Survey

August 9, 2019

We want to hear what you think about Mastercam. Please take a second to take this survey to help us tailor Mastercam to the end user. What happens with the collected data? Corporate Mastercam looks at the results to see where they can improve as a company and improve the product as well. http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/3097979/mastercam-customer-satisfaction-en?fbclid=IwAR3ZRwTGv-UOPm56diJbdKnxa5Z4PdC_7MsQRCDEmeMbd8USWGpqDSCCtJE

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