What’s New Mastercam 2021 : Roll-in Option for Facing Toolpath
Facing toolpaths with a large stepover may cause excess load and stress on the tool during initial entry into the material. Tooling manufacturers recommend rolling into the cut to ramp up the chip load to extend tooling life. Mastercam 2021 contains this new option that begins each pass with a roll-in arc, follow our expert Brian Gleeson as he demonstrates the new capability.
About the author
Brian has been in manufacturing for over twenty years as a machinist and Manufacturing Engineer. He serves the Arizona and New Mexico regions as a Mastercam Applications Expert for MLC CAD Systems. Brian enjoys helping and teaching others on Mastercam backed by real world experience.