Advanced Concepts

Description

This course will explore Gibbs powerful capabilities for working with solid models, such as SolidWorks parts. Also includes coordinate system control for use in positional 4th and 5th axis machining.

Prerequisites

GibbsCAM Essentials

Course Hours

3 days, 8 hours/day, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Computers

Supplied

Cost

$ 1,295 (3-day course)

$   900 (2-day course)

Topics Covered Include

  • 2.5D Machining
  • 3D Machining
  • Advanced 3D Pocketing Strategies
  • Advanced 3D Finishing Strategies/Best Practices
  • Advanced Coordinate Systems
  • Advanced Machine Simulation
  • Boundary Control
  • Boundary machining techniques
  • Connect Move Control
  • Creating 3D Surfaces
  • Customize GibbsCAM Interface
  • Entry Exit Style/Trimming/Retracts
  • Facet Bodies/STL Files
  • Feature Based Machining
  • Feature Machining
  • Feature Machining/Hole Manager
  • Feature Recognition
  • Hole wizard
  • Introduction to 5-Axis Simultaneous Machining
  • Introduction to Surface Modelling
  • MTM Concepts, Sub Spindle Usage
  • Normal Vector Range
  • Online Cognus videos
  • Operation Manager/Process Manager
  • Polar and Cylindrical Milling simultaneous machining
  • Positional 4th and 5th axis control – advanced milling
  • Profile Ramping
  • Profile Smoothing
  • Small Pocket Control
  • Solid Modelling
  • Step Down Control
  • Tool/Flow Synchronization
  • Toolpath Extension
  • Trim to Holder/Toolpath Splitter/Toolholder Gouge Checker
  • Understand MDD Files
  • Using Macros
  • Various Machining Strategies
  • Volumill for Solids

December

Santa Clara

Dec 10 - Dec 12

2019

(Tuesday - Thursday)

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Biltmore Hotel & Suites 


2151 Laurelwood Road 

Santa Clara, CA 95054

January

Vancouver

Jan 14 - Jan 16

2020

(Tuesday - Thursday)

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Langley Events Center


7888 200 Street

Langley, BC V2Y 3J4

January

Edmonton

Jan 28 - Jan 30

2020

(Tuesday - Thursday)

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Executive Royal Hotel Edmonton Airport

8450 Sparrow Drive

Leduc, AB T9E 7G4