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5-Axis Machining Workshop
Description: This workshop covers a variety of different methods and cutting styles to program 4 and 5 axis machines. Learn to control all aspects of the tool axis, including tilting options to produce high quality surface finishes. The course covers collision checking methods and avoidance strategies to address collision situations. Learn parallel cuts, cut along curve, project curve, parallel to surface, and morph between two surfaces. Swarf machining methods and various other cutting styles will also be covered.
Prerequisites: Advanced Concepts.
Computers: Supplied
Course Hours: 3 days, 8 hours/day, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM.
Enrollment: $ 1,500
About the Instructor: Stephen Cunningham
Stephen graduated college with a diploma in Tool and Die Making in 1985. He continued his education and received a Diploma of Technology in the discipline of CAD/CAM Engineering from BCIT in 1990. He worked as a CNC Programmer for several years at CREO products in Burnaby, BC, Canada. In 1998 Stephen began working for WestCAM Solutions as the technical support manager providing assistance to hundreds of machine shops. Over the past twenty years Stephen has developed training curriculum for every module of GibbsCAM and has trained thousands of learners. In addition to classroom and on-site training, Stephen is an instructor for Cognus, the recommended on-line training system for GibbsCAM. He has created hours and hours of excellent training videos. Stephen is also recognized as a senior post processors developer. With over thirty years of experience, he teachers even the highest levels of GibbsCAM including Advanced 3D, 5-Axis, Multi-Task Machining, and Tombstone Management.
Stephen has achieved the following certifications:
  • Trained and received certificate for GibbsCAM 5-axis March 2013
  • Trained and received certificate for GibbsCAM Multi-Task Machining March 2013
  • Trained and received certificate for GibbsCAM Post Processor Development January 1999
  • Trained and received certificate for GibbsCAM Advanced SolidSurfacer January 1999
  • Course List:
    Starts Ends Location Map Registration
    Mar 27, 2019
    Wednesday
    Mar 29, 2019
    Friday
    Holiday Inn Express and Suites Lathrop
    15688 S Harlan Rd
    Lathrop CA 95330
    Jun 11, 2019
    Tuesday
    Jun 13, 2019
    Thursday
    Butte
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    • Note: The initial dates for our roll-outs were recently changed. We did not send email notifications or advertise the dates. However, the old dates were posted on this calendar earlier. The dates were changed as the new version had not been released yet and we wanted to make sure that it was released and ready for use at the time of our roll-outs. We apologize for any confusion.

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