Product News: Software

VisualCAMc Cam Software enables 2 ½ and 3 axis milling.

Press Release Summary:

Sep 06, 2017 -

VisualCAMc Cam Software is fully cloud based production CAM App for Onshape. Unit comes with Browser interface which allows users to use from any device at anytime. Software runs as a tab inside the Onshape environment. VisualCAMc is compatible with Windows NT desktop operating system.

MecSoft Corporation - Irvine, CA

Original Press Release

MecSoft Launches VisualCAMc Beta – Production CAM for Onshape!

Press release date: Sep 05, 2017

MecSoft Corporation, the developer of computer aided manufacturing (CAM) software solutions, announces the launch of a free Beta program for VisualCAMc, its cloud hosted, fully integrated CAM add-on app for Onshape. The beta is free and available for anyone who has an Onshape account and is approved by MecSoft.

VisualCAMc leverages the legendary manufacturing capabilities of MecSoft’s desktop based VisualCAM product running remotely across the internet on a server. A brand-new browser based user interface allows this product to be used from any device, anytime and from anywhere in the world.

Features of this product include:

  • Fully cloud based – no downloads required
  • Runs as a tab inside the Onshape environment
  • Browser interface allows use from any device, anytime, and from anywhere
  • Uses the same geometry kernel as Onshape - allows error free data transfer
  • Uses MecSoft’s industry proven, production level CAM technology
  • Includes 2 ½ Axis and 3 Axis milling (more to come)

“We are absolutely thrilled to be launching a beta program for VisualCAMc, a fully cloud based production CAM App for Onshape. As one of the first production level CAM products to run fully on the cloud, this is an important milestone for MecSoft. In many ways is very similar to the launch of our first CAM software product on the then new Windows NT desktop operating system. We are also excited to be partnering with Onshape, the world’s leading innovator in cloud based CAD.” stated Joe Anand President of MecSoft.

“Onshape is very excited to see the launch of the beta program of VisualCAMc - an Integrated Cloud App. This represents a big milestone for Onshape customers to have a production level CAM App, fully on the cloud. No more downloads, no more installs, no more being held hostage to your hardware. Our users require industrial strength CAM and VisualCAMc will bring that to them,” says Joe Dunne of Partner Relations at Onshape.

To learn more, please visit mecsoft.com/VisualCAMc or call (949) 654-8163.

About MecSoft Corporation

Headquartered in Irvine, California, MecSoft Corporation is a worldwide leader in providing Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software solutions, addressing both Additive and Subtractive manufacturing technologies, for the small to mid-market segments. These solutions include products VisualCAD/CAM/3DPRINT, RhinoCAM & Rhino3DPRINT, VisualCAM for SOLIDWORKS and AlibreCAM. These software products deliver powerful, easy-to-use and affordable solutions for users in the custom manufacturing, rapid prototyping, rapid tooling, mold making, aerospace, automotive, tool & die, woodworking, and education industries. For the latest news and information, visit www.mecsoft.com or call 949-654-8163.

About Onshape

Onshape is the only company in the world 100% focused on cloud and mobile CAD, offering the first professional 3D CAD system that lets everyone on a design team work together using any web browser, phone, or tablet.

As the leading CAD platform for Agile Product Design, Onshape helps companies design better products and bring them to market faster, offering real-time deployment, real-time data management and real-time analytics and controls. Using full-cloud CAD, engineers, designers and manufacturers get secure and simultaneous access to a single master version of their designs without the hassles of software licenses or copying files.

Based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Onshape includes key members of the original SolidWorks team plus elite engineers from the cloud, data security and mobile industries. For more information, visit Onshape.com/press-room.