MecSoft Corporation has announced the launch of VisualCAM 2018, is a fully integrated Gold certified SOLIDWORKS plug-in CAM software featuring both Milling & Turning modules.
MecSoft Releases VisualCAM 2018 for SOLIDWORKS:
VisualCAM 2018 for SOLIDWORKS now includes the ability to run inside the Assembly document of SOLIDWORKS.
Other release highlights include:
- 2 ½ Axis – Automatic Feature Detection & Automatic Feature Machining
- 3 Axis – Horizontal Finishing follow containment, performance & stability improvements
- 4 Axis – Create Round Stock method & Helical Milling
- 5 Axis – Use 5 Axis continuous programming methods for 4 axis machining
- Productivity and User Interface enhancements
For the full list of new and improved features, and fixed bugs please refer to the release notes located here
About VisualCAM for SolidWorks VisualCAM for SOLIDWORKS is based on our industry leading VisualCAM software that is fully integrated in SOLIDWORKS 2011 thru 2018. From simple 2-1/2 axis to full 5-axis continuous milling, VisualCAM for SOLIDWORKS will help you make parts, fast. VisualCAM 2018 for SOLIDWORKS also an add-on TURN module.
This family of products offers several options to fit your machining needs and are fully integrated with SOLIDWORKS, offering an intuitive combined user interface for CAD and CAM, fully associative toolpath updates, and a wide variety of post processors. Compared to a stand-alone CAM system, VisualCAM for SOLIDWORKS will save you countless hours by automatically updating toolpaths when your model changes. And being integrated with SOLIDWORKS means you only have one interface to learn, saving even more valuable time.
This fully associative parametric CAD/CAM system makes VisualCAM for SOLIDWORKS one of the most cost effective and powerful systems in the market today.
About MecSoft. Headquartered in Irvine, California, MecSoft Corporation is a worldwide leader in providing Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software solutions, addressing both Additive and Subtractive manufacturing technologies, for the small to mid-market segments. These solutions include products VisualCAD/CAM/3DPRINT, VisualCAM for SOLIDWORKS and RhinoCAM & Rhino3DPRINT. These software products deliver powerful, easy-to-use and affordable solutions for users in the custom manufacturing, rapid prototyping, rapid tooling, mold making, aerospace, automotive, tool & die, woodworking, and education industries.
Product: MecSoft VisualCAM
Version: 2018 Build 7.0.372
Supported Architectures: 32bit / 64bit
Website Home Page : http://www.mecsoft.com
System Requirements: PC
Supported Operating Systems: The same OS for the version of software that you are using.
Software Prerequisites: SolidWorks 2010-2018
Size: 456.2 mb