CAM Course

TRAINING AGENDAS

CAD Essentials for CAM Users
Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites:
Experience navigating around the Windows Operating System
Getting Started Tutorials- (Help > SOLIDWORKS Tutorials)

Agenda:
  • User Interface and Basic Fundamentals
  • Introduction to Sketching
  • Basic Part Model Creation
  • Modelling with Symmetry
  • Patterned and Arrayed Features
  • Revolved and Turned Features
  • Introduction to Assemblies
SolidCAM 2.5D
Duration: 2 days
Prerequisites:
SolidCAM - CAD Essentials Training Course

Agenda:
  • Introduction to Operation types (Profile, Pocket, Slot, Drill, etc.):
  • Geometry definitions (3D Models, 2D drawings)
  • Rest material options
  • Basics of Multi-Sided Machining
  • Tool types and Tool tables
  • Simulation types
SolidCAM AFRM
Duration: 1 day
Prerequisites:
SolidCAM Mill 2.5D Training Course

Agenda:
  • Hole recognition
  • Pocket recognition
  • Drill recognition
SolidCAM 3D High Speed Milling
Duration: 2 Days
Prerequisites:
SolidCAM Mill 2.5D Training Course

Agenda:
  • 3D Rough and Finish strategies
  • Geometry definitions
  • SOLIDWORKS configurations (if used)
  • Rest material options
  • Tool types and tool tables

  • HSM strategies for Roughing and Finishing
  • Boundary definitions
  • Dedicated Rest material strategies
  • Associativity – 3D model/toolpath
  • Lead-in / lead-out & Linking strategies
SolidCAM iMachining
Duration: 1 day
Prerequisites:
SolidCAM Mill 2.5D Training Course

Agenda:
  • Introduction
  • CAM-Part definitions
  • iMachining 2D operations
SolidCAM HSS
Duration: 1 day
Prerequisites:
SolidCAM - CAD Essentials Training Course

Agenda:
  • Introduction
  • CoordSys
  • Geometry
  • Tool
  • Levels
  • Tool path parameters
  • Tool control
  • Link
  • Gouge Check
  • Roughing and more
  • Machine control
  • Misc. parameters
SolidCAM 4 Axis Simultaneous Machining
Duration: 1 day
Prerequisites:
SolidCAM 2.5D Training Course
SolidCAM HSS Training Course

Agenda:
  • 3D CAD Surfacing Tools
  • 4-Axis Strategies
  • Tool types and tables
  • Tool axis control and tilt strategies
  • Collision control and strategies
  • Roughing options
  • Definition of Machining limits
  • Machine simulation basics
  • 4-Axis Sub Operations
SolidCAM 5 Axis Simultaneous Machining
Duration: 1 day
Prerequisites:
SolidCAM 2.5D Training Course

Agenda:
  • Introduction
  • Geometry and tool definitions
  • Tool path parameters and axis control
  • Link, Gouge Check, Roughing and more
  • SWARF Macining
  • Multiaxis drilling operation
  • Contour 5-axis machining
  • Converting HSM to Sim. 5-axis milling
  • Port machining
  • Multiblade machining
  • Machine simulation
  • CNC-machine definition
SolidCAM Turning
Duration: 1 day
Prerequisites:
SolidCAM - CAD Essentials Training Course

Agenda:
  • Definition of stock, target model and clamp
  • Different Operation types (Turning, Grooving, Drilling, Threading)
  • Various Geometry definitions
  • Tool types and tool tables
  • Simulation types
  • Generation of G-Code
SolidCAM Advanced Mill-Turn
Duration: 1 day
Prerequisites:
SolidCAM 2.5D Training Course
SolidCAM HSS Training Course

Agenda:
  • Different Mill-Turn Machining centers
    • XZC-axis
    • XYZC-axis
    • XYZCB-axis
  • Milling from the face side
  • Indexial 4-axis
  • Simultaneous 4-axis
  • Sub spindle (optional)
  • Simulation types
  • Generation of G-Code

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