What is VisualTurn?
Standalone Windows program by Mecsoft Corporation.
Off-line programming system used to program 2-axis CNC turning centers or lathes.
Includes powerful machining methods to handle complex programming tasks.
Includes built-in cut material visualization for error free programming.
Free post-processor generator to allow posting to virtually any controller on the planet.
Various 3rd party utilities for G-Code analysis.
Benefits of VisualTurn
Complete programming solution.
VisualTurn User Interface
VisualTurn Work Flow
2. Create, Select Tools
3. Create Machining Operations
Manage Geometry, Tools, Machining Operations and Stock Simulation using the Browser.
Tool Manager allows the user to manage cutter and cutter libraries.
Mops (Machining Operations) Manager
The Mops (Machining Operations) Manager is a powerful tool that allows the user to create and manage entire sequences of machining operations.
The Stock Manager allows the user to create stock models and perform cut material simulation.
Turning Tool Types
Support for various tool and insert types:
Hole Making Tool Types
Support for various hole making tool types:
Machining Operation Types
Create the following types of machining operations in VisualTurn:
Efficiently remove material from stock. Use OD, ID or Front Facing approach types.
Use this to finish the shape of the turned part. Use OD, ID and Front Face approach types.
Use Grooving tools to rough out grooves.
Use groove tools to finish grooves.
Follow Curve Finishing
Follow user defined curves to better control on cleanup.
Use threading inserts to cut straight and tapered threads.
Use part-off tools to cut off stock from chuck.
Use various strategies to machine axial holes.
Hole making strategies:
Feeds / Speeds Customization
Save and Load custom feeds & speeds settings.
Stock Models & Simulation
Use various types of stock model for cut material simulation.
VisualTurn comes with a large set of post-processors to choose from.
Use Post-Processor editor to create your own posts.
VisualTurn includes powerful 3rd Party Utilities
You just cannot go wrong with VisualTurn