CAMbridge™ 2013 released
3Shapes automated manufacturing solution now supports an expanded range of desktop manufacturing machines, new materials, and full integration within 3Shape Dental System™. CAMbridge™ 2013 makes restoration-manufacturing easy, efficient, and affordable for dental labs of any size.
Support for desktop manufacturing machines and new material blocks
CAMbridge now supports even more manufacturing machines, including an expanded range of compact models designed to offer affordable milling solutions for smaller labs. Another addition is support, plus milling and grinding strategies, for widely used materials such as Ivoclar Vivadent IPS e.max, VITA VITABLOCS MARK II, 3M™ ESPE™ Lava™ Ultimate Restorative.
Integration into 3Shape Dental System™
With CAMbridge 2013 installed, technicians using Dental System™ can now simply select the CAMbridge option as the manufacturing process and, after designing, they launch CAMbridge from within Dental System™ to produce optimally-planned CAM output, including sprues, supports, etc.
Additional key enhancements
The user interface has been restructured to give an even better overview of multiple jobs and machines. Other new features include 5-Axis continuous machining and updated filters for creating automated individual strategies for all dental indications.
Other applications and industries as well
CAMbridge can also be used as a stand-alone software tool to provide automated production of designs from any CAD system that supports the standard STL file format. It is being successfully applied in various industries, including Orthodontics, audio instruments, and industrial part production.
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