Creating New Tool Library & Adding Tools (Mill) – Mastercam

Machine > Machine Type > Mill > Select desired machine

Toolpaths > Tool Manager

Toolpaths Tool Manager

New Tool Library
New Tool Library

Tool Manager Window

Enter the name of the new tool library (eg. New Library 1) > Save

New Name for New Tool Library Window

 

Creating Custom Tools for the Library

Right click in the lower window of the Tool Manager and select Create new Tool.

Creating Custom Tools for the Library

Select Tool Type > Next
Define Tool Geometry > Next
Finalize Properties > Finish
Repeat this step for all the tools required for this tool library.

Accept Accept Button

Tool Manager Window

Save changes to your current library > Yes

Save Library Window

 

Copying Tools to Library

 

Select the tool libraryFile Icon the tools will be copied from.

Too Manager Window

Select the tool(s) you would like to add to another library from the lower window. Then use the up arrowUp arrow icon to move them to the upper window.

Tool Manager Window

Select the destination tool library (eg. New Library 1) Open File Icon > Open

Select tool library window

Select the tool(s) you would like to add to this library from the upper window. Then use the down arrowdown arrow icon to move it to the lower window.

Tool Manager Window

Accept Accept Icon

Save changes to your current tool library > YesSave Library Window

 


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