New CAM software based on Fikus Visualcam to power the new EDM Drilling machines
Metalcam and +GF+ AgieCharmilles agreement
Barcelona, May 2011
Metalcam, a leading developer of Computer-aided-manufacturing (CAM) solutions and maker of Fikus Visualcam, and +GF+ AgieCharmilles, a leading builder of EDM machines, have released a new software solution for the new +GF+ AgieCharmilles Drill 20 machines to ease and automate the EDM drilling programming. Integrated on board the machine’s CNC Control, this new software solution, to be commercially sold as ACcam.drill will be offered by +GF+ AgieCharmilles sales, subsidiaries and partners as an option to the new Drill 20 machines.
ACcam.drill offers the user the possibility to import a DXF or G-Code file and also to create or modify the geometry
ACcam.drill offers the user the possibility to import a DXF or G-Code file and also to create or modify the geometry. With the 4-step dedicated Drilling Wizard, connected to the machine’s drilling condition database, the optimized drilling sequence will be generated fast and easily. The user can choose the output between an ISO file containing the drilling positions or the specific PAT file which also includes the EDM impulse code.
Drill 20 machine