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Dallas Theobald
I've drawn a part (picture 1) that I plan on machining multiples of in a vice. I have machined the fixture with locator pins but I'm struggling to figure out how to add the parts with their associated stock material into my assembly. When I add the part to the assembly (picture 2), it obviously just shows the part and not the surrounding stock… (Show more)
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Nha Nguyen
Click to view contentI'm currently having trouble creating a peck drilling operation in SolidWorks CAM. I think I'm using the right setting to generate a peck drilling operation, but in simulation, the tool path is not actually peck drilling.    It's not just this one particular peck driling operation. I have not been able to get peck drilling to work anywhere… (Show more)
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Michael Buchli
Hey, everyone   We just finished another podcast episode on The 3DExeperience.  This one has a little modification to it as we have the audio version but also added it to our YouTube channel so you can look at a powerpoint showing some of the visual aids.   It is a long one but does a great job talking about High-Efficiency Milling and the… (Show more)
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Bode Swango
Click to view contentI am new to Solidworks CAM, but I have a project at work where we are trying to implement the Solidworks CAM add-on for some tools we make. This is the tool that they want to test it on: This is an assembly file to best represent a carbide tipped cutter. The gray part is the steel and the green part is the carbide. Right now I am just trying to… (Show more)
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Snehal Shah
Click to view contentHello, I'm relatively new to CAM in Solidworks. I want to know if there is any option to restrict the tool path up to sketch length only in 2D sketch profiles. In below snap, tool path (light blue line) is extending beyond sketch profile (grey curve) which is not required. How can I restrict this extension of tool path?  
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Ed Wu
Is there any video or website showing how to customize post processor from SW CAM for a CNC router?
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Patrick Wisco
What is the most simple effective way to create Hard or Soft jaws in Solidworks Cam?. Seems to be a bit different than other cam systems, or am I missing something?.   Patrick 
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Ed Wu
We have a blackFoot CNC router.  Need help to add its post processor or customized any default SW post processor.   EDITED BY MODERATOR: Moved to the CAM space.
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James Mueller
  EDITED BY MODERATOR: Moved to the CAM space. Please post in the appropriate space if one exists. About the Forums is for posting about forum.solidworks.com itself, not the SOLIDWORKS software.
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Ajay Kumar R.
Hi Folks,   Do anyone have ever tried our SolidWorks CAM 4th and 5th axis Indexing? I would like to know fundamental procedures to be follow to define 4th and 5th Axis Indexing?
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