EdgeCAM Version 3.1 software supports Mechanical Desktop release 2.0 and reduces programming times. Additional "automation" of programming sequences eliminates much of the monotony of the programming process. Within EdgeCAM for Mechanical Desktop, the NC programming software integrated in the solid modeling product shortens the time to develop certain machining elements from 15 to 1.5 minutes.
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A slew of announcements about new materials and design concepts for transportation have come out of several trade shows focusing on plastics, aircraft interiors, heavy trucks, and automotive engineering. A few more announcements have come independent of any trade shows, maybe just because it's spring.
Samsung's Galaxy line of smartphones used to fare quite well in the repairability department, but last year's flagship S5 model took a tumble, scoring a meh-inducing 5/10. Will the newly redesigned S6 lead us back into star-studded territory, or will we sink further into the depths of a repairability black hole?
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