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I try to show the kindness of Christ through my actions. This includes helping people with Onshape. If you need help with Onshape or would like to know more about the Gospel of Christ, feel free to reach out and contact me! "This righteousness is given through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference between Jew and Gentile, for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus." - Romans 3: 22 - 24

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  • ben_partouch
    Hi Michael,

    I read in one of you posts that you are considering switching to CAMworks.
    Do you mind share if you have switched and how is your experience? 

    Thank you
    June 22
    • MichaelPascoe
      MichaelPascoe
      Back in the day I narrowed it down to either CAMWorks or Hypermill. Neither were up to my standard for 5 axis machining. However they are the best on the market. I no longer work for Cache River, but I believe they still use Alphacam for their heavy machining. Here is a post that may help: Modern Cam finally?
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    • ben_partouch
      ben_partouch
      Hi Michael, Thanks for getting back to me. Unfortunately VisualCAM is not supporting Onshape anymore... Did you have a chance to use the Onshape/CAMworks connector? CAMworks are looking into this for me but would be helpful to hear your opinion. I was hoping I won't need Solidworks. Seems ridiculous to me that Onshape will have a connector to a CAM software that must use another CAD software..
    • MichaelPascoe
      MichaelPascoe
      I did not. All a connector usually is, is a way to get your models over to the desktop application faster. You can usually do the same thing by simply exporting your part. Perhaps PTC will integrate CAM into Onshape in the future. That will be nice.
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