MecSoft Releases AlibreCAM 2018
Irvine, CA, May 7, 2018: MecSoft Corporation, the developer of industry leading CAM software solutions, has announced the availability of AlibreCAM 2018, the latest version of MecSoft’s fully integrated CAM solution for Alibre Design 2018.
AlibreCAM 2018 now includes the ability to perform continuous 5 axis machining operations on Alibre Design models. A picture of a turbine blade being machined using a Swarf machining method is shown below:
Release highlights include:
- 2 ½ Axis – Fillet and Chamfer machining methods have been introduced
- 3 Axis – Horizontal Finishing follow containment, performance & stability improvements
- 4 Axis – Drive Surface machining
- 5 Axis – Continuous 5 axis machining methods such as Surface Normal, Curve Projection and Swarf Machining have been newly introduced
- Other Productivity and User Interface enhancements
“The newly released ability to perform 5 Axis continuous machining inside AlibreCAM along with the other numerous enhancements and additions opens up significant productivity improvements for our users. The powerful combination of Alibre Design and AlibreCAM, delivers functionality found only in products costing thousands of dollars more”, stated Joe Anand, President and CEO of MecSoft Corporation.
Free demo software of AlibreCAM 2018 can be downloaded here.
About MecSoft Corporation
Headquartered in Irvine, California, MecSoft Corporation is a worldwide leader in providing Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software solutions for the small to mid-market segments. These solutions include products VisualCAD/CAM®, RhinoCAM™, VisualCAM for SOLIDWORKS® and AlibreCAM®. These software products deliver powerful, easy-to-use and affordable solutions for users in the custom manufacturing, rapid prototyping, rapid tooling, mold making, aerospace, automotive, tool & die, woodworking, and education industries.