By DE Editors
Geometric Technologies, Inc. will showcase the upcoming releases of CAMWorks and DFMPro at SolidWorks World 2010, booth No. 425 from Jan. 31 to Feb 3. Both CAMWorks and DFMPro are integrated within the SolidWorks platform, enabling intelligence and automation in design as well as manufacturing processes.
CAMWorks 2010 has more than 50 new features and enhancements for machining faster and more accurately. These include advances to feature recognition, multi-axis machining, as well as improved cutting strategies for 2 to 5 axis milling, turning, and wire EDM. The release also includes support for SQL database interface for improved performance, and multiple user access for the proprietary knowledge database, TechDB.
DFMPro version 2.1 adds an injection molding module with industry best practices for manufacturability of injection molded components related to wall thickness, draft analysis, undercuts, mold wall thickness, ribs, bosses, etc. SolidWorks users will be able to verify their designs within SolidWorks, thus reducing cost and time-to-market, according to the company. DFMPro also facilitates collaborative design review process by generating 3D reports in the eDrawings format.
For more information, visit Geometric Technologies, Inc.
Sources: Press materials received from the company and additional information gleaned from the company’s website.