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TopSolid’Wood – Longboards and Multi-Axis Milling

It’s easy to say that your CAD/CAM solution can make anything, but sometimes….it’s hard to prove this. In the following video, you will see an AWESOME sample of TopSolid’Wood in action.  From the design of the long board to the tooling to the machining of it to yes…even playing with the long board!  Check it out!

Complete Longboard creation by TopSolid’Wood:
-Board and mold realization with TopSolid’Wood CAD & CAM solution
-Machining with Homag 5-axis CNC at Vincent Auriol High School, Revel

Wood Products & Technology 2010

Every second year the Wood Products & Technology fair is held in Göteborg, Sweden and last week they opened their doors once again.

“Wood Products & Technology in Göteborg is Scandinavia’s most complete wood industry fair, featuring a full range of products and services for all sectors of the wood industry. That’s what makes Wood Products & Technology such a great contact-creating venue and such a potent business forum.”

Showcasing Topsolid’Wood and WoodCAM was Protech, swedish TopSolid VAR. This year they also got to show the all new TopSolid’Planner.

I got the opportunity to ask Anders Brask from Protech a few questions and here´s what we talked about.

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Swedish TopSolid users conference

On the 15-16th of june swedish TopSolid reseller ProTech will host the annual swedish TopSolid users conference in Jönköping.

  • The first day TopSolid’2010 will be presented together with TopSolid’Mold and TopSolid’Progress.
  • On the second day again Topsolid’2010 is presented but this time together with TopSolid’Wood.

Two guest speakers are invited this year including myself:

Daniel Forsman of Flexible Engineering will do a comparison between TopSolid 7 and other competing systems.
Daniel wrote an article on the subject published here in January. If you haven´t read it i highly recommend you do so. You can find the article here.

I will show some highlights from TopSolid 7 and also talk about this blog.