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Fusion 360: CAM Preview on a Mac

by Board Manager ‎07-10-2014 08:04 AM - edited ‎07-10-2014 10:16 PM

With all the press and attention CAM for Fusion 360 on a Windows Platform has gotten since its debut a couple months back, Fusion 360 Mac Users can now rejoice and leverage all the optimum capabilities CAM for Fusion 360 offers in 2.5D, 3D and 3+2 Machining!


This new Mac Version is not only platform eccentric, but introduces new CAM functionality specifically to Mac Support, along with general enhancements below: 


  • New Tool Library presents a new direction of fit, form and function; offering intelligent tool pairing with different machine strategies. 
  • Added ‘Tab’ Functionality now expands the capabilities of any woodworker or machinist in expanding their manufacturing techniques.
  • 4x the amount of Post Configurations!
  • Added ‘Fixed Size Box’ stock option in the Setup Menu to define stock by its Width x Depth x Height dimensions.


Check out the highlights below! 

About the author
Board Manager

Curtis is a Technical Evangelist for Fusion 360 and Autodesk CAM Products. Prior to Autodesk, Curtis spent multiple years as a Mechanical Engineer in the defense and medical industry. As a prior Application Engineer for SpaceClaim and SolidWorks, Curtis brings expertise in a wide variety of CAD Solutions. Curt holds a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering from San Diego State University; and is also an Adjunct Professor at Palomar College in San Diego, California, teaching 3D CAD modeling. Follow him on Twitter: @Curt_Chan

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