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CIMCO Probing supports Mastercam versions X9, 2017 and 2018. A valid license is required to run CIMCO Probing and a time limited trial license can be aquired by filling out the Request Free Trial form. If you are experiencing problems with the installation, please read the FAQ or contact your local reseller.

Release Notes
  • Mastercam X9 stability changes.
  • Fanuc w/Blum changes
    • Additional work offset G54.1 P1-P48 added.
    • Optional safety distance added to Outside ridge.
    • Corner 2D/3D XY offsets adjusted.

Version archive

CIMCO Probing
  • Mastercam X9 stability changes.
  • Fanuc w/Blum changes
    • Additional work offset G54.1 P1-P48 added.
    • Optional safety distance added to Outside ridge.
    • Corner 2D/3D XY offsets adjusted.
CIMCO Probing
  • Fixed rectangle cycles Height/Width bug.
  • Fixed crash when copying probing operations in Mastercam X9 and 2017.
  • Changes to Fanuc w/Blum.
    • Ball radius offset removed from safety distance.
    • A1 (Absolute position) removed from P9703, as A1 is default and therefore unnecessary.
    • A1 (Absolute position) removed from Workpiece datum cycles, using incremental positioning instead.
    • X/Y-Offset parameters added to corner cycles.
    • Added optional safety distance for Outside Diameter
    • Diameter 3-point angle limits corrected to 0/360
CIMCO Probing
  • New cycles and probe interfaces added.
    • Mazak w/Renishaw
    • Haas w/Renishaw
    • Fanuc w/Renishaw
  • Cycle DropDown list replaced with categorized menu.
  • CheckBox added to support optional cycle parameters.
  • Fixed bug resulting in incorrect tool being selected when reopening an operation.
  • New post processor section for all interfaces. (Version 1.7 and above still functional)
    • Control version can be changed during posting.
    • Probe cycles can be shifted and rotated.
    • Create custom Surface Probing print routine output with XML.
CIMCO Probing
  • Fixed measuring direction bug in Heidenhain cycle 409.
CIMCO Probing
  • Fixed feedrate on arc transitions.
  • Fixed toolplane info written to nc.
  • Better cleanup when associated entities are deleted.
CIMCO Probing
  • Improved arrows showing surface normal in Surface Probing (No more flickering).
  • Fixed toolpath display when WCS is not top plane.
  • Fixes to associative entities database management.
CIMCO Probing
  • Improved (and fixed) rectangle chain selection. It can now also be used to measure other shapes.
  • Improved tool plane selection.
    • Tool planes will face towards camera view.
    • If possible, a tool plane reachable by only two rotations will be used (Z -> X Rotation).
  • Added toolplane settings to geometry selection menu.
    • Automatic tool plane selection (Existing planes will be used if possible).
    • Toolplane settings are saved/loaded from default settings.
  • Added toolpath color settings to geometry selection menu.
    • Color settings are saved/loaded from default settings.
  • New defaults for measurement height, clearance and safety distance.
    • Measurement height: Selected geometry - Tool cutter radius * 2
    • Clearance: Selected geometry + Tool cutter radius * 4
    • Safety distance: Tool cutter radius * 2
CIMCO Probing
  • Geometry selection buttons has been replaced with Geometry list.
  • Users are now able to create multiple cycles in the same operation.
  • Cycle parameters can be adjust by using mouse scroll.
  • Toolpath is now displayed on the screen while editing cycle parameters.
CIMCO Probing
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CIMCO Probing
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CIMCO Probing
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CIMCO Probing
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CIMCO Probing
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