Previous SprutCAM Versions Tips & Tutorials

  • Turning a Part Using the ZX Definition - SprutCAM 8

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    SprutCam America expert Eric Anderson explains how to setup SprutCam 8 to turn a part on a lathe while using the ZX definition.

    Machining Large Parts with a Vertical Rotary Axis - SprutCAM 8

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    SprutCam America expert Eric Anderson explains how to setup a large part on SprutCam 8, using a Tormach PCNC 1100 and the vertical rotary axis.

  • Tormach PCNC 1100 Machine Definitions - SprutCAM 8

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    Please visit http://www.sprutcamamerica.com/ to find out more how SprutCam can help solve all your Cam needs.

    SprutCam has added new and improved machine definitions for the Tormach PCNC 1100. Eric Andersen explains how to use them and how to add accessories, such as the fourth axis.

    Hole Machining - SprutCAM 8

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    SprutCAM America: http://www.sprutcamamerica.com/
    In this video tutorial, SprutCAM specialist Eric Anderson, demonstrates hole machining using SprutCAM 8. He also uses an IGES file to highlight differences between SprutCAM 7 and SprutCAM 8. Changes include additional arrows inside the hole indicating which way the drill will cut, as well as how to change hole parameters and code formats.

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  • New Interface Changes - SprutCAM 8

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    This video is an overview of the all new SprutCAM 8 interface.

    CNC Scanner Tutorial: PCNC 1100 Milling (Part 3 of 3)- Tormach CNC

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    CNC Scanner: http://goo.gl/wWJCj
    In part 1 of this series, Tormach Machinist Eric Andersen, uses a CNC scanner to capture the geometry of a 1983 Yamaha Scooter carburetor to reproduce a gasket. Click here for part 1: http://goo.gl/1wmP2. He then modifies the geometry using ScanCAD. In part 2, the file is uploaded into SprutCam to setup the tool paths for cutting. Part 2 can be seen here: http://goo.gl/3oU40. In this video, part 3, Eric runs the program and uses the drag knife to cut out the gasket.

    Products Include: CNC Scanner, SprutCam Software, Drag Knife, and the Tormach PCNC 1100 mill.

    Visit Tormach or SprutCam (http://goo.gl/ufYIg) to see all products used in this demonstration.

  • CNC Scanner Tutorial: SprutCam Version 7 (Part 2 of 3)- Tormach CNC

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    CNC Scanner: http://goo.gl/wWJCj
    In part 1 of this series, Tormach Machinist Eric Andersen uses a CNC scanner to capture the geometry of a 1983 Yamaha Scooter carburetor to reproduce a gasket. He then modifies the geometry using ScanCAD. Click here to view part 1: http://goo.gl/1wmP2. In this video, part 2, the file is uploaded into SprutCam to setup the tool paths for cutting. In the 3rd and final video of the series, the machinist runs the program to cut the gasket out using a drag knife. That video can be seen here: http://goo.gl/aK1TN.

    Products Include: CNC Scanner, SprutCam Software, Drag Knife, and the Tormach PCNC 1100 mill.

    Visit Tormach or SprutCam (http://goo.gl/ufYIg) to see all products used in this demonstration.

    CNC Scanner Tutorial: ScanCAD (Part 1 of 3)- Tormach CNC

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    CNC Scanner: http://goo.gl/wWJCj
    In part 1 of this series, Tormach Machinist Eric Andersen uses a CNC scanner to capture the geometry of a 1983 Yamaha Scooter carburetor to reproduce a gasket. He then modifies the geometry using ScanCAD. In part 2, the file is uploaded into SprutCam to setup the tool paths for cutting. Part 2 can be seen here: http://goo.gl/3oU40. In the 3rd and final video of the series, the machinist actually runs the program to cut the gasket out using a drag knife. Part 3 can be seen here: http://goo.gl/aK1TN

    Products Include: CNC Scanner, SprutCam Software, Drag Knife, and the Tormach PCNC 1100 mill.

    Visit Tormach or SprutCam (http://goo.gl/ufYIg) to see all products used in this demonstration.

  • #12 - Auxiliary Stop on Flipped Part - SprutCAM 7

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    SprutCAM America's Eric Andersen describes how to make an auxiliary stop for the flipped part.

    #11 - Flipping the Part - SprutCAM 7

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    SprutCAM America's Eric Andersen describes how to flip the part on the Y Axis, change the work offset, then finish the opposite side.

  • #10 - Chamfering - SprutCAM 7

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    SprutCAM expert, Eric Andersen, explains the chamfering of the tutorial block. Tutorial 11 will start to cover the procedures for the flip side of the part.

    #9 - 2D Contouring - SprutCAM 7

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    SprutCAM expert, Eric Andersen, covers 2D Contouring in the continuation of his series of beginning tutorials.

  • #8 - Spotting and Drilling - SprutCAM 7

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    SprutCAM expert, Eric Andersen, goes through the procedure of determining the hole diameter of a part and then creates a hole machining operation.

    #7 - Flat Land Finishing - SprutCAM 7

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    Continuation of tutorials 5 and 6. Explains flat-land finishing.

  • #6 - Waterline Finishing - SprutCAM 7

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    Continuing from beginning tutorial 5, Eric explains how to finish the waterline.

    #5 - Defining the Workpiece Waterline Roughing - SprutCAM 7

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    Eric Andersen, SprutCam America's SprutCam expert, explains how to define a workpiece and then use the waterline roughing operation. Waterline roughing is a simple to use operation to rough out a part to a determined depth.

  • Horizontal "A" with an Auxiliary Operation - SprutCAM 7

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    Using an "A" axis in a horizontal setup to mill an over sized part with the addition of an auxiliary operation.

    #4 - Vise Fixture - SprutCAM 7

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    In this tutorial, Eric Andersen, SprutCAM America's CAM Expert demonstrates how to align a part with a vise fixture.

  • Cutting a Dial into a Cylinder - SprutCAM 7

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    Eric Andersen, SprutCam America's CAM expert, explains how to cut a dial pattern along the outside diameter of a cylinder.

    Top 5 Questions - SprutCAM 7

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    Eric Anderson, Tormach's SprutCam expert, describes in detail the 5 items that most commonly come up in his conversations with users.

    1. Why can't I pick a Face or Edge?
    2. How to get tool numbers into the "N" box?
    3. Why do I get a pause between operations?
    4. Why is the Main Screen Black?
    5. What is wrong with my Post-processors?

  • #3 - Tool Library and Custom Tool Basics - SprutCAM 7

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    SpruCam expert Eric Andersen, explains how to set up a tool library and how to create custom tools in SprutCam, version 7.

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    #2 - Importing and Orienting a Solid Model - SprutCAM 7

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    SpruCam expert Eric Andersen, explains how to import and orient a solid model for machining in SprutCam, version 7.

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  • #1 - Mouse Functions and the SprutCAM 7 Interface

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    SpruCam expert Eric Andersen, explains the mouse functions and the interface of SprutCam version 7.

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    Chamfering Techniques - SprutCAM 7

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    This tutorial shows two ways of creating a toolpath for chamfering. One of these ways is to use "Contact Point" to set up the chamfer.

  • Flipping A Part In One Program - SprutCAM 7

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    This is a SprutCAM tutorial showing how to machine two sides of a part in one program by flipping the part, and using a different coordinate offset.

    Multiple Work Offsets - SprutCAM 7

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    This Tutorial shows how to use SprutCAM 7 to set up multiple parts using multiple work offsets.

  • Tabs and or Bridges - SprutCAM 7

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    This is a SprutCAM 7 tutorial showing how to create tabs \ bridges using the 2D contouring operation

    4th Axis Pocketing - SprutCAM 7

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    This video shows how to use SprutCAM7 for 4th axis Pocketing, Hole Machining, and Rotary Machining.

    Tormach on the web @ http://www.tormach.com

    Download the IGES files @ http://www.tormach.com /cad-cam-direct-download.html?doc_id=687

  • 2D Drawing Function - SprutCAM 7

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    This video shows how to use the 2D drawing functions of SprutCAM7 to create tool paths.

    Lathe Turning Operations - SprutCAM 7

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    This video will show the user how to use the Lathe Facing, Roughing, Finishing, and Grooving Operations of SprutCAM7.

    Tormach on the web @ http://www.tormach.com

    Download IGES files @ http://www.tormach.com /cad-cam-direct-download.html?doc_id=689

  • 5D Contour Strategy - SprutCAM 7

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    This video shows how to use the 5D Contour strategy in SprutCAM7 to mill a spiral groove.

    Tormach on the web @ http://www.tormach.com .

    Download the IGES files @ http://www.tormach.com /cad-cam-direct-download.html?doc_id=690

    Waterline Roughing and Finishing Strategy - SprutCAM 7

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    This video shows the user how to use a waterline roughing and finishing strategy in SprutCAM7.

    For more information visit on the web @ http://www.tormach.com

    Download the IGES files @ http://www.tormach.com /cad-cam-direct-download.html?doc_id=692

  • Thread Milling - SprutCAM 7

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    This video shows how to use SprutCAM7 for Thread Milling internal and external threads.

    Tormach on the web @ http://www.tormach.com

    Download IGES files @ http://www.tormach.com /cad-cam-direct-download.html?doc_id=688

    Radius and Woodruff Cutter - SprutCAM 7

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    This Tutorial will show the user how to create and use a radius cutter and a Woodruff key cutter in SprutCAM7. Tormach on the web @ http://www.tormach.com .

  • Fixturing - SprutCAM 7

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    This video shows the user how to create and import fixtures using SprutCAM7.

    Tormach on the web @ http://www.tormach.com

    Download the IGES file @ http://www.tormach.com /cad-cam-direct-download.html?doc_id=691

    Tormach on the web @ http://www.tormach.com .

    Postfiles - SprutCAM 7

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    This video shows users how to select a post processor, and how to generate a tools list. Tormach on the web @ http://www.tormach.com

  • Multiply Array - SprutCAM 7

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    This video shows how to use the Multiply scheme function to copy a tool path into a two dimensional and a round array. This is a new feature of SprutCAM7.

    Tormach on the web @ http://www.tormach.com

    Download the IGES file @http://www.tormach.com /cad-cam-direct-download.html?doc_id=686

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