Training Classes

DAY ONE

  • Overview of Mastercam interface
  • Overview of Design Functions
  • Creation and Editing of 2D wireframe geometry
  • Creation of “Prismatic Solids for 2D Machining and Feature   Bases Machining
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY TWO

  • 2D Solidmodel Toolpath projects
  • Face, Contour, Pocket, and Drilling Toolpath options
  • Introduction to Mastercam 2D High Speed Toolpaths including -Peel Mill and Dynamic Milling options
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY THREE

  • Continuation 2D Solidmodel Toolpath projects
  • Overview of Mastercam’s Feature Based Machining options
  • Applying Mastercam 2D toolpaths to Solid Geometry
  • Setting Operation defaults
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY ONE

  • Introduction to Surface Machining
  • Mastercam Roughing Options explained
  • Mastercam Roughing Toolpaths applied to a model
  • Mastercam Finish Toolpaths applied to a model
  • Set up and machine a model to completion using the Surface Finish and Surface Rough toolpaths
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY TWO

  • Overview of Mastercam 3D Design functions
  • Overview of 3D Wireframe Design
  • Overview of 3D Surface Creation
  • Overview of 3D Solid Modeling
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY THREE

  • Introduction to the Highspeed Surface Toolpaths
  • High Speed Roughing Options
  • High Speed Finishing Options
  • Converting Solid Models to Surface Models and creation of Containment Boundries
  • Set up and machine a model to completion using the Surface High Speed Toolpaths
  • Setting Operation defaults
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work.

DAY ONE

  • Intoduction to Multiaxis Machining Concepts,multiaxis machine types and machining techniques based on machine capabilities.
  • Overview of Multiaxis Machine setup
  • Overview of Cut Pattern, Tool Axis control and Tool tip control
  • Introduction to Mastercam Multiaxis Toolpaths (Curve,Morph,Parrallel and Drilling Toolpaths)
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY TWO

  • Introduction to Machine Simulation
  • Overview of Collision Avoidance
  • Continuation of Mastercam Multiaxis Toolpaths (Flowline,Multi Surf, Project Curve, Along Curve)
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY THREE

  • Continuation of Applying Mastercam Multiaxis Toolpaths to Solid Geometry
  • Overview of Multiaxis Linking / Safety Zone
  • Continuation of Mastercam Multiaxis Toolpaths (4th Axis Rotary Cut / Axial Cut, Rotary Advanced)
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY ONE

  • Overview of Mastercam interface
  • Overview of Design Functions
  • Creation and Editing of 2D wireframe geometry
  • Creation of Turn Geometry from Solid and Surface Models
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY TWO

  • 2D Solidmodel Toolpath projects
  • Face, Roughing, and Finishing Toolpaths
  • Canned Roughing and Finishing Cycles
  • Overview of Grooving Toolpaths
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY THREE

  • Continuation of 2D Solidmodel Toolpath projects
  • Overview of threading options
  • Stock Flip, Stock Transfer, Stock Advance and Tailstock options
  • Introduction to C-Axis toolpaths and Live Tooling
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY ONE

  • Overview of Mastercam for Solidworks Interface
  • Overview of Work Coordinate System in Solidworks
  • Overview of Toolpath Options / 2D Geometry selection in Solidworks
  • Mastercam Job Setup Options
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY TWO

  • Continuation 2D Solidmodel Toolpath projects
  • Introduction to Mastercam 2D High Speed Toolpaths Including Peel Mill and Dynamic Milling Options
  • Overview of Mastercam’s Feature Based Machining options
  • Setting Operation defaults
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY ONE

  • Introduction to 3D Surface Machining
  • Overview of Mastercam for Solidworks 3D Roughing Toolpaths Options
  • Mastercam Roughing Toolpaths applied to a model
  • Overview of Mastercam for Solidworks 3D Finishing Options
  • Mastercam Finish Toolpaths applied to a model
  • Set up and machine a model to completion using the Surface Finish and Surface Rough toolpaths
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY TWO

  • Introduction to the Highspeed 3D Surface Toolpaths
  • High Speed Roughing Options
  • High Speed Finishing Options
  • Set up and machine a model to completion using the Surface High Speed 3D Toolpaths
  • Setting Operation defaults
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY ONE

  • Introduction to Mastercam Design / Interface
  • Creation of Wireframe and Solidmodel Geometry
  • Introduction to Wire Toolpaths (Contour and No Core)
  • Setting Operation defaults
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY TWO

  • Continuation of Mastercam Wire Toolpaths
  • Introduction to Wire 4 Axis Toolpath
  • Overview of Wirepath Editor
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY ONE

  • Introduction to Post Processing
  • Review of Machine and Control definition
  • Understanding how Mastercam uses the PST file
  • Formatting and Modifying NC output
  • Using the Mastercam Post Debugger
  • Using the MP Documentation
  • Simple Post editing tasks

DAY ONE

  • Introduction to Mastercam Mill-Turn Interface
  • Overview of Job Setup: Views and Setup Type
  • Overview of Turning Toolpath Operations
  • Introduction to Sync Manager
  • Overview of Machine Simulation
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work

DAY TWO

  • Continuation of Job Setup Operations
  • Part Transfer and Syncing Right Spindle Operations
  • Overview of Milling Toolpaths and Creating Toolplanes
  • Continuation of Sync Manager Overview
  • Pinch Turning and Synchronization
  • Student Question and Answer Session on day’s work
DateCourseLocationSign Up
July 8-10LatheSomers, CTSign Up
July 22-24Mill 2DSomers, CTCLASS FULL
July 29-31Mill 3DSomers, CTSign Up
Aug 5-7LatheSomers, CTSign Up
Aug 12-14Mill 2DSomers, CTSign Up
Aug 15-16WireSomers, CTSign Up
Aug 19-21Mill 3DSomers, CTSign Up
Aug 26-28Multi-AxisSomers, CTSign Up
Sept 3-5LatheSomers, CTSign Up
Sept 9-11Mill 2DSomers, CTSign Up
Sept 16-18Mill 3DSomers, CTSign Up
Sept 23-25Mill 2DSomers, CTSign Up
Sept 30-Oct 2LatheSomers, CTSign Up
Oct 7-6Mill 3DSomers, CTSign Up
Oct 14-16Mill 2DSomers, CTSign Up
Oct 21-23LatheSomers, CTSign Up
Oct 24-25Mill-TurnSomers, CTSign Up
Oct 28-30Mill 3DSomers, CTSign Up
Nov 4-6Mill 2DSomers, CTSign Up
Nov 12-14LatheSomers, CTSign Up
Nov 18-20Mill 3DSomers, CTSign Up
Nov 25-27Multi-AxisSomers, CTSign Up
Dec 2-4Mill 2DSomers, CTSign Up
Dec 9-11LatheSomers, CTSign Up
Dec 16-18Mill 3DSomers, CTSign Up
Dec 23-24WireSomers, CTSign Up