CIMCO Editor is a very powerful tool that no CNC Programmer should be without.
In addition to the Editor there are four options related to CIMCO Edit:
- CNC Calc (Simple 2D Cad/Cam)
- Mazatrol Mill and Turn Viewers
- Communications Port (1 included effective 1/1/2019)
- License Server (Optional/no charge effective 1/1/2019)
Extend your CIMCO Editor Investment with CNC Calc
Do you ever have a need for minor editing closer to the shop floor or beyond your CAM system? If so you may be a candidate for the CNC-Calc option for CIMCO Editor. CNC-Calc is actually designed for people who are not trained to utilize advanced CAD/CAM software, making it a great choice for closer to production editing.
CAD/CAM Systems are Expensive – CNC-Calc is Not
Even if you own expensive CAD/CAM software such as Mastercam, Solidworks, Camworks or Esprit, etc, then CNC-Calc may still be a good option for you. You can launch it quickly and do some editing in the time it takes to just launch your larger package. A single seat costs $500 as an add-on to CIMCO Editor, allowing you to start drawing contours, lines, circles and even circle tangents to three elements.
Save Time with Mazatrol Mill and Turn Viewers
If you utilize Mazak CNC Mills or Lathes you will find that the Mazatrol Viewer for CIMCO Editor is a great option. Imagine the time savings you can realize by being able to view and verify your Mazak programs from the convenience of your desk. The first Mazatrol viewer for CIMCO Editor costs $500 and the second is $250, this can be either a single Mill ($500), single Turn ($500) or Mill+Turn ($750). Download Mazatrol Viewer Brochure.
Easy CNC Communications Including Drip Feeding
Many of our customers use CIMCO Editor as either their primary or backup DNC Communications system. If you just need basic RS-232 communications, you can easily accomplish this with the communications port option for CIMCO Editor. Add additional ports to your CIMCO Editor for $100. If you’re not sure if CIMCO Editor or DNC Max are the right program for your needs, check out our article Edit or DNC Max – Which do I need?.
Share CIMCO Editor Licenses on 2 or More Computers
If you want to share your CIMCO Editor license across multiple computers on the same network, request the license server when ordering. More information about setting up your Editor and Software Manager (License Server) can be found here.