SURFCAM(reg) V7.0 CAD/CAM system is previewed on a SURFCAM demo CD. The CD also includes a tutorial booklet which takes users through activities such as creating geometry in both 2D and 3D; dimensioning; creating various surface types; single, multiple surface, and Z-level machining; and using V7's toolpath Operations Manager interface. Other features include the ability to import toolpaths, on-line help, and help windows that include narrated video clips showing how to perform specific operations.
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Some cars are more reliable than others, but even the vehicles at the bottom of this year’s Consumer Reports reliability survey are vastly better than those of 20 years ago in the key areas of powertrain and hardware, experts said this week.
Many of the materials in this slideshow are resins or elastomers, plus reinforced materials, styrenics, and PLA masterbatches. Applications range from automotive and aerospace to industrial, consumer electronics and wearables, consumer goods, medical and healthcare, as well as sporting goods, and materials for protecting food and beverages.
While many larger companies are still reluctant to rely on wireless networks to transmit important information in industrial settings, there is an increasing acceptance rate of the newer, more robust wireless options that are now available.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.