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CAM laser cutting

Learn to use the Manufacture workspace to generate toolpaths for 2-axis cutting with Fusion. 


Module overview

Learn to create a CAM setup for laser cutting or waterjet cutting.  You’ll learn to select and edit a digital tool, define its cutting parameters, and set up the toolpaths to cut parts.  You’ll validate toolpath motion with simulation and generate setup sheets and export code to a machine.

After completing this module, you’ll be able to: 

  • Create a CAM setup for 2-axis cutting. 
  • Define stock and WCS. 
  • Create 2-axis cutting toolpaths. 
  • Use Simulation to validate toolpaths. 
  • Post Process a 2-axis cutting setup. 

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Teach this module in the classroom. We’ve summarized the core Fusion skills in this module so you can familiarize yourself before delivering this content in the classroom or as homework.

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