Create Arcs When Given Multiple Points – Mastercam

For Mastercam 2017 and up

Scenario: The drawing supplied is not correct but a list of the points to create the arc is available

Tip: In Excel, enter all the points into 2 columns.

axis in excel

Save the file as a CSV.



Change the file type to ASCII Files.
Select the file and go to Options.

Files open options

Set the desired outcome.

ascii file read parameters


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