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12-09-2007, 03:52 PM
what CAM programs do teams use I just got a CNC mill and want to know what the best program is thanks
12-09-2007, 04:53 PM
We use MasterCAM 9 for our HAAS milling machine and SheetCAM for our plasma cutter.
12-16-2007, 10:50 PM
I use Virtual Gibbs for my personal mill, the CNC plasma at school uses a proprietary little converter that accepts DXF's from inventor =). I have used Mastercam before and would suggest it if your looking to buy software. but a word of advice.... try to stay away from ESPRIT, I use it at work and I don't particularly care for it.
Next best: Virtual Gibbs
Last choice: ESPRIT
Just depends on how much of a budget you guys have for it. Hope this helps =).
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