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Mastercam Surface Extend ribbon bar

Choose Create, Surface, Extend. Surface Extend ribbon bar     Use this ribbon bar to extend a surface by a defined length or to a selected plane. You can extend the surface linearly or following the curvature of the surface. Select a surface. Mastercam displays a temporary arrow on the …

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Point dynamic ribbon bar

Choose Create, Point, Dynamic. Point dynamic ribbon bar       Use this ribbon bar to create a point and/or a line anywhere along an existing entity. When you select an entity in the graphics window, a dynamic arrow appears. Normal information is also displayed on the ribbon bar in …

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Stock Setup tab – Mill/Router Mastercam

Click the Stock Setup icon for any machine group in the Toolpath Manager. Stock Setup tab – Mill/Router/Wire (Machine Group Properties dialog box)     Use stock models to help you visualize your toolpaths more realistically. The stock model that you create here can be displayed with the part geometry …

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FastPoint mode (AutoCursor) Mastercam

FastPoint mode (AutoCursor™) When AutoCursor is active, FastPoint mode can be activated by pressing the space bar on your keyboard or by clicking the FastPoint button (shown below) directly to the right of the X In the AutoCursor Settings dialog box, you can set AutoCursor to default to FastPoint mode …

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Importing Operations from an MCX file

In the Operations Manager, position the red insert arrow where you want the imported operations to appear. Right-click in the Operations Manager, and choose Import from the pop-up menu. In the Import Toolpath Operations dialog box, click the Select Operations File button. Browse to the location of the .MCX file …

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