CAD/CAM Software Products

No modern fabrication shop would be complete without computer-aided design (CAD) or computer-aided manufacturing (CAM). This technology area has information on 3-D modeling, nesting, machine control, and process simulation.

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Press brake software facilitates part design, importation

June 12, 2007

SigmaTEK Systems LLC has added press brake software to its NC programming software lineup.With the software, a user can design a part from scratch or import it from any CAD software. The process then...

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Nesting software released

January 9, 2007

MTC Software Inc. has released ProNest 8, the latest version of its nesting software for sheet and plate process optimization.The new version offers improved standard features and advancements in CAD...

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On-machine measurement device provides CAD-to-part analysis

June 13, 2006

Faro Technologies Inc. has introduced the PowerGAGE, a new on-machine measurement device that adds CAD-to-part analysis capability to the company's Faro Gage product line.According to the company,...

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Sheet metal training book available in full color

June 13, 2006

Sheet Metal Guy LLC now offers its SolidWorks for the Sheet Metal Guytraining book series in full color, making it easier to follow along.Sheet metal parts can be difficult to describe, and color...

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Software facilitates piping layouts

November 8, 2005

Victaulic has released the Vic 3D piping software designed for AutoCAD® drawings for carbon steel, copper, ductile iron, HDPE, and stainless steel piping layouts.The software provides users with...

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Multilingual FEA software released

July 12, 2005

Algor Inc. has released multilingual finite element analysis (FEA) software that works associatively with most CAD solid modelers. Languages are Chinese (simplified), English, French, German, Italian,...

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Fastener drawings can be inserted into common CAD systems

September 14, 2004

All online CAD drawings for PennEngineering® Fastening Technologies' entire line of fastener products now can be inserted directly into many CAD systems. No download or importing is required.The...

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