sanket bhapkar

how to generate cnc programme from cad model ?

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please tell me how to generate programme for manufacturing a product using cad model?
is there any specific software for program generation ?

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FredSWUG
Answered on 13 Jan, 2016 01:21 PM

Your CNC will require CAM software to generate the tooling paths. CAM software ranges from free to very expensive. You'll want to find a program that works with your CAD data and CNC.
Specific programs include:
MasterCAM, SolidCAM, GibbsCAM, CAMworks, SurfaceCAM, DelCAM,..

 
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Bob Warfield
Answered on 6 Sep, 2016 05:43 PM

This article describes all the steps needed to make a CNC Part from a CAD Model:

http://www.cnccookbook.com/MakeCNCParts/HowToMakeCNCParts.html

 
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