Gibbs and Associates, Moorpark, CA, now offers an add-in for Autodesk Inventor software that streamlines transfer of model files from Autodesk Inventor to GibbsCAM.
"The new Autodesk Inventor-to-GibbsCAM Add-In allows users to transfer files from within Autodesk Inventor to GibbsCAM, making using the two programs together even easier than before," says Robert Kross, Autodesk Inc. VP--manufacturing.
"Working directly with Autodesk, we were able to develop a higher level of integration between our products," says Bill Gibbs, founder and president of Gibbs and Associates.
The Autodesk Inventor/GibbsCAM Add-In is accessible through the pull-down "Tools" menu. When the "Transfer Part To GibbsCAM" menu option is selected, GibbsCAM automatically opens and loads the current part model ready to be...