Advanced Concepts
MTM Adv. 3D 5-Axis - Level 3
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GibbsCAM Advanced Concepts
Description: This course will explore Gibbs powerful capabilities for working with solid models, such as SolidWorks parts. Also, anyone wishing to know more about coordinate system control for use in positional 4th and 5th axis machining.
Prerequisites: GibbsCAM Essentials and your own PC.
Recommended System Configuration
  • Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 8 64-bit or Windows 10 64-bit (with all available Windows updates)
  • Intel Pentium Core i5/i7
  • 8GB RAM (16GB or more is recommended for very complex parts)
  • A quality Nvidia or AMD (ATI) 3D accelerated video card with the latest drivers installed (Click HERE for specific information).
  • 1GB of available hard drive space (for virtual memory usage and temporary file storage).
Course Hours: 3 days, 8 hours/day, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM.
Enrollment: $1,295
Topics Covered Include:
  • Advanced coordinate systems
  • Positional 4th and 5th axis control - advanced milling
  • 4th axis simultaneous machining - rotary milling
  • Prismatic solids modeling - primitive creation
  • Introduction to Boolean operations
  • Customize GibbsCAM interface
  • Volumill for solids
  • Introduction to surface modelling
  • Facet bodies/STL files
  • Introduction to 5 axis simultaneous machining
  • Solid modeling - shelling - corner rounding
  • Machining solids Contouring with the profiler tool
  • Automatic feature recognition tools, hole manager, hole wizard
  • Working with solid models
  • Boundary machining techniques
  • 2.5D machining
  • 3D toolpath operations
  • Operation manager/process manager
  • Using macros
  • Online Cognus videos
Our instructors have been programming and working with CNC machinery for more than 25 years each. As reseller employees, we’ve developed curriculum and trained thousands of GibbsCAM users from hundreds of large and small machine shops over the past twenty years.
Starts Ends Location Map Registration
Oct 23, 2018
Oct 25, 2018
Executive Royal Hotel Edmonton Airport
8450 Sparrow Drive
Leduc, AB T9E 7G4
Nov 06, 2018
Nov 08, 2018
Biltmore Hotel & Suites
2151 Laurelwood Road
Santa Clara, CA 95054
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