CIMCO Machine Simulation 8 Releases

CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.07.02 PreviewReleased: 11-11-19Register to download
Changes in CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.07.02
  • Fixed an issue with toolpath generation aborting if toolchange not configured
  • Fixed an issue with 360deg arc not in G17/G18/G19 plane
  • Fixed an issue with drilling parameters not being configured
  • Fixed a possible crash when closing solid simulation
  • Fixed an issue where remnants of previously generated solid models appeared when they should not
CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.07.01 PreviewReleased: 01-11-19Register to download
Changes in CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.07.01
  • Fixed angle solution from planes for Head/Table combination
  • Fixed full arc interpolation
  • Fixed issue with drilling cycles for Mazak_Mazatrol_Matrix_MC and Heidenhain_iTNC530_60642x-04_SP8
  • Fixed issue with G-Codes being ignored for Fanuc_30i-31i-32i_M
  • Added support for CP IPA move without depth specification for Heidenhain_iTNC530_60642x-04_SP8
CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.07.00 PreviewReleased: 28-10-19Register to download
Changes in CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.07.00
  • Replaced filter system with Reverse Post.
  • Completely replaced solid simulation in machine simulation.
  • Scanned fixture and workpieces not found on disk are now ignored.
  • Scanning feature is now limited to commented nc code only. Removed special case for Heidenhain stock scanning.
  • Use new inspect machine kinematic for Backplot/Toolpath statistics.
  • Removed unsupported settings from solid setup dialog.
  • Replaced machine setup dialog with a new and better dialog
  • MachineSimulation folder renamed to MachineCfg, which now stores both machine models and machine configurations.
  • Changed the format of machine configurations, and added upgrade function to convert old User5Axis.cfg user-defined machine configurations to the new format.
  • Solid model can now be added through the Geometry Manager instead of Solid Setup dialog.
CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.06.05 StableReleased: 28-08-19Register to download
Changes in CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.06.05
  • Decreased feedrate for rotary axis movements
  • Added Navigation docking pane to Backplot/Machine Simulation, which enables a quick program overview with the use of user specified keywords
  • Added support for new tools: Face Mill, Slot Mill, Radius Mill, Dove Mill, Lollipop Mill and Reamer
  • Fixed an issue where it was not possible to run Backplot/Machine Simulation on more than one program when using Mesa computer graphics library
  • Fixed an issue where it was not possible to start Backplot/Machine Simulation from command line on an already opened file
  • Fixed a possible crash in SimDownloaderExe.exe when updating the list of available machines
  • Improved the installation process of new machines so that it is no longer necessary to restart the Editor when installing new machines via Editor setup
  • Patch Notes for machine simulations now lists complete history of changes
  • Fixed layout issues in Machine Simulation in Editor setup
  • Fixed layout issues in machine simulation Patch notes dialog
  • Tool Manager no longer saves/loads libraries to/from "ToolLibs\NC Files\"
CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.06.04 StableReleased: 17-06-19Register to download
Changes in CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.06.04
  • Added a new command line option, "/ms filename", which makes it possible to start machine simulation on a file from command line
  • Added support for downloading machines when connected to a License Server. CIMCO Software Manager 8.06.07 is required for the License Server.
  • Fixed an issue where machine configurations did not update correctly when changed
  • Fixed a possible crash when user backplots a file from disk
  • Fixed an issue where SimDownloaderExe might crash after clicking the Update button
  • Fixed an issue where incorrect tools were added to the tool manager when running a Heidenhain program
  • Fixed an issue where changes made to the unit system of a tool in tool manager were not reflected in the editor/simulation
  • Fixed an issue where visibility of columns in the tool manager did not update automatically
  • Fixed an issue where simulation reports failed on large NC files
  • Fixed a possible crash when clicking on simulation reports when running simulation on large NC files
  • Fixed an issue where libraries removed in the tool manager were not removed from disk
  • Fixed an issue where machine models did not move during machine simulation if models were added to head/table root elements
  • Fixed an issue with backplot and machine simulation not rendering correctly when using Intel integrated graphics
CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.06.03 StableReleased: 02-05-19Register to download
Changes in CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.06.03
  • Fixes a possible crash when downloading machines through the Editor Setup dialog
  • Fixes an issue where it was not possible to download machines if license key file was not present inside the CIMCOEdit root folder
  • Fixes a bug where image is not rendered until the cursor is moved over the backplot window
  • Fixes a bug where toolpath disappears when using Solid Model and the NC file is modified
  • Fixes a bug where machines with linear axes in the table would travel to incorrect home position
  • Add proper support for both tool ID and number
  • Added possibility to scan holders, work offset and geometries (work pieces and fixtures) inside an NC file or through a setup file
  • Updated CIMCOEdit help
CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.06.02 StableReleased: 27-03-19Register to download
Changes in CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.06.02
  • Updated to CIMCO Edit version 8.06.02
  • Removed pre-installed machines
  • Made it possible to download machines from Editor Global Setup under the tab Machine Simulation
  • It is also possible to download machines using the standalone downloader SimDownloaderExe.Exe in the CIMCOEditMachineSim8\Sys\ folder
  • Editor is now launched with the dedicated graphics card (Nvidia/AMD) by default
  • Fixes an issue where editor crashes if an empty custom placement query is used when writing tools into nc file
  • Fixes an issue where Editor crashes during solid simulation
  • Fixes an issue which caused the Editor to crash in some rare cases when saving a file
  • Fixed tool not moving when no machine model in configuration
  • Fixed tool deviating from toolpath with TCP active
  • Fixed crash when closing the simulation
  • Fixed collision detection issue when editing the NC program
  • Fixed machine setup not being saved
  • Fixed Q-Parameters not being recognized
  • Defaulting to WCS0 for Heidenhain
CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.06.01 StableReleased: 11-02-19Register to download
Changes in CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.06.01
  • Updated to CIMCO Edit version 8.06.01
  • Re-enabled solid animation
  • Updated graphics engine (Remember to configure your graphics card settings to use the dedicated card)
  • Fixes issue resulting in collision color being written to models
  • Fixes a tool visibility bug where tool hangs in place when hide tool option is selected
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  • Added new machines
  • Doosan DNM200 w/Fanuc
  • Doosan DNM200 w/Heidenhain
  • Doosan DNM350 w/Fanuc
  • Doosan DNM350 w/Heidenhain
  • Doosan DVF5000 w/Fanuc
  • Doosan DVF5000 w/Heidenhain
  • Doosan VC630 w/Heidenhain
  • Haas UMC-750
  • Haas UMC-1000
  • Haas VF1
  • Haas VF2 HRT210
  • Haas VF6-40TR
  • Haas VF1
  • Hermle C42 w/Heidenhain (NM)
  • Hwacheon M2 w/Fanuc
  • Quaser MF400 w/Heidenhain
  • Quaser MF500 w/Heidenhain
  • Quaser UX500 w/Heidenhain
  • Quaser UX600 w/Heidenhain
CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.00.48 StableReleased: 06-12-18Register to download
Changes in CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.00.48
  • Fixed wrong return type of function pointer cast
  • Updated Inspect
  • Updated Fanuc machine simulation filter
  • Updated Mazak machine simulation filter
  • Added Haas UMC-1000 machine to demo files
  • Added Haas VF2 HRT210 machine to demo files
  • Updated 90 day license key
CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.00.47 StableReleased: 12-10-18Register to download
Changes in CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.00.47
  • Added proper support for inches
  • New "replace" feature allows the user to replace a loaded tool with a library tool
  • Major performance improvements for background collision and limit control
  • Updated Tool Manager
  • Fixed workpiece/fixture transformation issue in modern rendering
  • Tool with errors are now highlighted with red
  • Holders are now scaled properly with regards to units
CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.00.46 StableReleased: 03-09-18Register to download
Changes in CIMCO Machine Simulation 8.00.46
  • Initial public release.