Hawk Ridge Systems Acquires Cimtronics Midwest Hawk Ridge Systems merger with Cimtronics Midwest creates one of the largest and most comprehensive 3D design and manufacturing reseller channels for SOLIDWORKS, CAMWorks, HP 3D Printers, Markforged 3D Printers, and UnionTech 3D Printers. “The … [Read more...] about Hawk Ridge Systems Welcomes Cimtronics Midwest
What if you could take the simplicity of SOLIDWORKS, and apply it to the way you program and machine your parts? In this free informational webinar by Senior Applications Engineer, Gabe Crisologo, you will learn how SOLIDWORKS CAM and SOLIDWORKS CAM Pro allows users to quickly program … [Read more...] about Overview of SOLIDWORKS CAM and SOLIDWORKS CAM Pro
Do you know the difference between SOLIDWORKS CAM and CAMWorks? Have you been considering a purchase but you aren't sure which product is best for your business? Join Hawk Ridge Systems CAM Specialist, Daniel Lyon, as he takes you through the features of the different CAM packages to … [Read more...] about SOLIDWORKS CAM vs. CAMWorks – Which CAM package is right for you?
This blog showcases a quick example of going from concept to finished part using SOLIDWORKS CAM! I had wanted to create a custom business card holder. You can see the concept I settled on below, created in SOLIDWORKS. I happened to have the opportunity to borrow some time on a CNC machine, and … [Read more...] about Designing a Business Card Holder with SOLIDWORKS CAM
Join Hawk Ridge Systems in this webinar recording to learn how to program live tooling lathes, otherwise known as multi-tasker or mill turn machines in CAMWorks. Mill turn machines are becoming more popular, and are a great addition to any shop. Daniel Lyon, CAMWorks Applications … [Read more...] about Programming Live Tooling Lathes in CAMWorks
Get the latest news on SOLIDWORKS CAM. With the release of SOLIDWORKS 2018, CAM is now fully integrated with SOLIDWORKS. Join Hawk Ridge Systems CAM Specialist, Daniel Lyon, as he demonstrates the process of milling and turning sample parts. You'll learn about high-speed material … [Read more...] about SOLIDWORKS CAM – New Modules and Machining Strategies for SOLIDWORKS 2018
Post processing is a critical part of any CAM system, and one that many CAM users don’t know how to manipulate effectively. Join our CAMWorks Technical Expert, Daniel Lyon, for an in-depth look at how you can customize your post processor to optimize machining performance and prevent … [Read more...] about Digging into the UPG to write Post Processors with CAMWorks
Have you ever bought something and been disappointed with the design of one of the mechanical components? How nice would it have been if you had access to the right tools to make your own custom components? That is exactly what happened to my Co-Worker, John when he bought a roof-mounted tent for … [Read more...] about SOLIDWORKS & CAMWorks Project: Roof Tent Mounting Brackets