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Spring expands capabilities of machining software

Issue: March 2018

NCSimul Machine Spring Technologies’ five-axis machining software provides realistic simulations of the CNC process that can be used by mold makers.

What’s new? Numerous improvements to the OptiTool module for simulating, verifying, optimizing and reviewing machining programs. Upgrades include an Air Cutting Mode that optimizes entry and exit feed rates.

Benefits Optimized cutting strategies and faster machining times. With the upgraded OptiTool module, users can test different optimization strategies and access graphics comparing initial and optimized feed rates. Other benefits of the program include the prevention of tool collision and damage and the reduction of scrap.

Spring Technologies, Boston, 617-401-2197, www.ncsimul.com