The Mastercam 2023 for SolidWorks Black Book is the 4th edition of our series on Mastercam for SolidWorks. With lots of additions and thorough review, we present a book to help professionals as well as learners in creating some of the most complex NC toolpaths. The book follows a step-by-step methodology. In this book, we have tried to give real-world examples with real challenges in designing. We have tried to reduce the gap between university use of Mastercam and industrial use of Mastercam. In this edition of book, we have included many new topics of Mastercam 2023 for SolidWorks like Unified Toolpaths, Blade Expert, and so on. There are about 20 topics newly added or thoroughly updated in this edition. The book covers almost all the information required by a learner to master Mastercam for SolidWorks. The book starts with basics of machining and ends at advanced topics like Multiaxis Machining Toolpaths. Some of the salient features of this book are :
In-Depth explanation of concepts
Every new topic of this book starts with the explanation of the basic concepts. In this way, the user becomes capable of relating the things with real world.
Every chapter starts with a list of topics being covered in that chapter. In this way, the user can easy find the topic of his/her interest easily.
Instruction through illustration
The instructions to perform any action are provided by maximum number of illustrations so that the user can perform the actions discussed in the book easily and effectively. There are about 710 small and large illustrations that make the learning process effective.
Tutorial point of view
At the end of concept’s explanation, the tutorial makes the understanding of users’ firm and long lasting. Almost each chapter of the book has tutorials that are real world projects. Moreover, most of the tools in this book are discussed in the form of tutorials.
Projects and exercises are provided to students for practicing.
If anything is added or enhanced in this edition which is not available in the previous editions, then it is displayed with symbol New in table of content.
If you are a faculty member, then you can ask for video tutorials on any of the topic, exercise, tutorial, or concept. As faculty, you can register on our website to get electronic desk copies of our latest books, self-assessment, and solution of practical. Faculty resources are available in the Faculty Member page of our website (www.cadcamcaeworks.com) once you login. Note that faculty registration approval is manual and it may take two days for approval before you can access the faculty website.