Jon Hirschtick, the founder of Solidworks, who runs the Solidworks blog, commented on the Solidworks/Mastercam X5 rollouts held by our fellow Mastercam dealer from New Jersey, Cimquest Inc.
He says in the blog post:
I learned a lot about CAM today. Saw some demos of High Speed Machining. Finally I understand what the CAM people have been talking about. Very cool. With simply upgraded software, machine tools can work approximately twice as fast with better quality parts and lower tool wear.
To read the full post and check out the rest of the Solidworks blog, please go here.
He’s talking about the new High Speed Mastercam toolpaths. For our last news post on these new paths, go here.