How to Automatically Break Entities in Mastercam Wire

This video is about breaking entities for chaining purposes in Mastercam Wire EDM. The best practices covered in this tech tip will make your work easier and more efficient.

About Mastercam Wire EDM

Fast, easy, and productive—the way programming should be. Mastercam Wire is a solution for programming CNC Wire EDM machines.

Mastercam’s suite of 2-axis and 4-axis wirepaths lets you choose the best method for the results you need, with control over the wire motion, angle, entries and exits, and much more. And you get that control in a clear, easy to understand way.

  • Full-featured design capabilities support any combination of modeling, from wireframe to surfaces to solid models.
  • Automatic lead-in and lead-out strategies, fast, flexible tab creation, and no core cutting make Mastercam Wire a powerful tool for quickly programming parts.
  • Intelligent NC programming lets you build a library of machining strategies that automatically adapt to new models.
  • Mastercam Wire complements the functionality of other products such as Mastercam Mill and Lathe.

Dave Matuszek

Dave Matuszek has 25+ years of experience in Manufacturing and has been a Mastercam user since 1995 and a SOLIDWORKS user since 2006. David is a CSWP and has worked in aerospace, tool and die making, and general production work. Prior to becoming part of the TriMech family he was the Senior Mastercam Applications Engineer at MACDAC Engineering. In his spare time he enjoys woodworking, amateur radio, working around his small farm, and volunteering with local organizations such as being a member of the Shriners.

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