Where Hawks Dare

Articles posted in this blog are typically focused on the use and application of tools for the creation and development of products, and rightfully so. In this case I would like to take the opportunity to focus on teamwork, one of the 5 core values here at Hawk Ridge Systems.

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CAMWorks Quick Tip: Using a Pocket to Cut Machinable Jaw Blanks

Machinable Jaw Blanks or “soft jaws” are a repeatable and effective work holding solution for odd-shaped parts. In this article I will discuss a simple but effective method in CAMWorks for getting toolpath to cut your jaw blanks for most parts. When I say most parts, I mean any part that only requires the outer profile to be cut into the jaws.

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