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SolidCAM & iMachining - The Unique, Unbeatable CAM Solution that Provides You with the Best Value & Makes You the Most Money!

SolidCAM is the leading Integrated CAM software which runs directly inside SOLIDWORKS and Autodesk Inventor, with seamless integration and full tool path associativity.

With the single-window integration, all machining operations can be defined and verified without leaving the parametric CAD assembly environment you're used to.

SolidCAM is the only CAM with the unmatched, patented iMachining solution, and also supports all Milling and Turning functionality, with powerful support for advanced Mill-Turn machines, including Swiss-Type.

SolidCAM's iMachining provide unbelievable savings and increased efficiency in your CNC milling operations. With its patented “morphing spirals”, intelligent island separation and Moating, iMachining provides you with the shortest cycle times in the industry.

iMachining's unbelievable cycle time savings and unmatched tool life extension drastically increases the productivity and profit of your machines.

iMachining's patented Technology Wizard provides automatic, optimal feed and speed values for different materials and CNC machines.

SolidCAM is the perfect solution for your present or future multi-tasking machining needs, with ultimate programming flexibility and configurability. Program multi-turret and spindle operations with full turret synchronization, and watch SolidCAM's simulation of your material being machined in multiple stages, transferring from spindle to spindle without user intervention.

SolidCAM provides powerful, easy-to-learn and use programming tools covering the full range of Mill-Turn machines. Plus, SolidCAM completely supports Swiss-Type Mill-Turn machines including multi-channel synchronization.

Imagine putting the knowledge and experience of hundreds of CAM and CNC masters in the palm of your hand – Experience iMachining Wizard and Tool Path!

  • Saves 70% and More in CNC Machining Time

    Material Removal Rates soar for every tool and insert - even with small diameter tools, you can use a full depth of cut, using the entire length of the tool in one pass. One of a kind optimized tool paths push cutting speed and productivity even further. Get the maximum potential from your existing machines - many of our customers even cancel their new CNC machine orders!

  • Drastically Extends Cutting Tool Life

    Many of our customers tell us they have reduced their replacement tool orders both in frequency and volume - greatly adding to their bottom line.

  • Avoid the Guesswork of Optimum CNC Settings with the Unique iMachining Technology Wizard

    The patented Technology Wizard provides automatically optimized feed & speed values resulting in much shorter and simpler programming procedures for greatly increased programming productivity. Get it right, the first time ... everytime.

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Quantensprung in der Produktivität - Artikel in der "fertigung", dem Fachmagazin für die Metallbearbeitung


  iMachining in Press

Die iMachining-Technologie von SolidCAM hat in der Zerspanungstechnik einen regelrechten Produktivitätssprung ausgelöst und bringt insbesondere bei der Schwerzerspanung große Vorteile. Die mechanische Fertigung bei Liebherr in Nenzing ist durch die effiziente CNC-Programmierung mit SolidCAM sowie geringere Werkzeugkosten und kürzere Bearbeitungszeiten nun 20 bis 30 Prozent preiswerter als die verlängerte Werkbank.

Im Werk in Nenzing, Vorarlberg, produziert Liebherr Raupenkrane, Spezialtiefbaumaschinen sowie maritime Krane. Obwohl der Anteil der spanenden Bearbeitung nur bei etwa 3 Prozent liegt, sind die 60 Mitarbeiter und 8 Auszubildenden in der mechanischen Fertigung unter der Leitung von Michael Torghele sehr gut ausgelastet: „Hier werden nahezu alle Krankleinteile für die Liebherr-Werke in Nenzing, Rostock und Sunderland in England gefertigt.“ ...

... Zudem werden aktuell viele Stahlbaukomponenten aus dem Vollen gefräst. „Trotz vieler Versuche kam das Vorgängersystem damit überhaupt nicht klar“, erläutert NC-Programmierer Christian Huber. Torghele erinnert sich an die Testphase: „Als ich das allererste Mal iMachining gesehen habe, dachte ich, das sei eine Fälschung. Für mich sah es aus wie die Zerspanung von Holz.“ ...

... „In der Praxis sind erste Tests mit iMachining dann ein absolutes Schlüsselerlebnis gewesen, freut sich Christian Huber, denn die Standzeiten der Werkzeuge seien förmlich explodiert. Dabei dürften die Vorarlberger weltweit die ersten SolidCAMAnwender gewesen sein, die iMachining in der Schwerzerspanung mit Igelfräsern statt VHM-Fräsern eingesetzt haben ...

 

Auszug aus der fertigung  |  D+A+CH  Juli/August/2015

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SolidCAM Integration - Program Your CNCs Right Inside SOLIDWORKS

SolidCAM's CAM software, for all CNC applications, is the leading integrated CAM in SOLIDWORKS. SolidCAM+SOLIDWORKS provide the best available integrated CAD/CAM software:

  • Runs directly inside SOLIDWORKS with Seamless single-window integration
  • Full tool path associativity of the SolidCAM tool path to the SOLIDWORKS model
  • SOLIDWORKS Gold-Certified CAM partner for over 15 years

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When compared to any other CAM system to mill a part, SolidCAM's iMachining wins any benchmark in ease-of-use, programming time, cycle time and tool life.

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Customers Speak About SolidCAM's Single-Window Integration in SOLIDWORKS:

If changes are made on the manufacturing side, we capture them on both the design side and the manufacturing side because SOLIDWORKS and SolidCAM are fully associative"

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The tight integration with SOLIDWORKS makes my design-to-production life cycle easy and fast."

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The ease of making CAM Gcode right within our SOLIDWORKS 3D modeler is hard to beat."

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InventorCAM - Program Your CNCs Right Inside Inventor

InventorCAM CAM software, for all CNC applications, is the leading integrated CAM in Autosdek Inventor. InventorCAM+Inventor provide the best available integrated CAD/CAM software:

  • Runs directly inside Inventor with Seamless single-window integration
  • Full tool path associativity of the InventorCAM tool path to the Inventor model
  • Inventor Certified CAM partner for over 10 years

Trial Download

When compared to any other CAM system to mill a part, InventorCAM's iMachining wins any benchmark in ease-of-use, programming time, cycle time and tool life.

Try iMachining on your part and your machine by downloading our trial version.