Enhanced Collision Detection
The latest release of SURFCAM provides complete peace of mind with further collision detection for both milling and turning including:
- Tool Collisions
- Holder Collisions
- Turret/Head Collisions
- Fixture Collisions
- Table Collisions
With SURFCAM you can have confidence that your toolpaths are collision free using SURFCAM's Machine Tool Simulator.
Part Modeler. SURFCAM's powerful manufacturing solid modeling solution, has been enhanced to deliver users greater assemblies manipulation.
Strategy Manager, SURFCAM's powerful automation tool, now has updated and an increased number of strategies included.
SURFCAM 2011 R1 provides users with the most powerful SURFCAM Toolstore to date. Enhancements to the toolstore enable users to merge toolstores together retaining tool, material and job information, allowing for transfer of toolstores between departments or even a differnet factory.
SURFCAM Composite Feature
A new composite feature has been introduced in SURFCAM 2011 R1, enablling users to collect together their roughing cycles on the same plane to improve toolpath efficiency.
Roughing Cycle for Milling
The roughing cycle for milling has been improved to provide users significant time savings in toolpath calculation with benchmark tests showing that some users will benefit from a five-fold reduction in calculation time.