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  1. never used topsolid. i gotta say, after using...

    never used topsolid.
    i gotta say, after using fusion for awhile, going back and fixing/redoing someone else's mastercam programs is aggravating at best.
    not seeing exactly what each toolpath is...
  2. gotta do everything manually though :( fusion is...

    gotta do everything manually though :(
    fusion is fucking awesome with this. automatic in process stock on the screen, as well as simply checking one box to use remaining stock from previous op....
  3. agreed, we were nowhere close to 30k for the...

    agreed, we were nowhere close to 30k for the blade package.
  4. who did you talk to? we werent even CLOSE to 6...

    who did you talk to? we werent even CLOSE to 6 figures. we have the blade and port packages as well as other 5 axis stuff. we were under 50k all in.
  5. i havent tried those so i cant say. but even...

    i havent tried those so i cant say. but even without FBM, fusion is stupid fast. now it has LOTS of issues that make me hate it also but...
  6. when it comes to simplicity, fusion has EVERYONE...

    when it comes to simplicity, fusion has EVERYONE beat, hands down.
    i could program a simple 3 axis part in fusion about 50% faster than in hypermill or mastercam, at least 50%.
  7. DEFINITELY reach out to a VAR. they WANT your...

    DEFINITELY reach out to a VAR. they WANT your business.
  8. it depends on what modules you need/want. basic...

    it depends on what modules you need/want. basic 5x (which includes all 3 axis toolpaths) is 25k ish. once you start adding modules like impeller machining, port machining etc - it can get up to 50...
  9. hypermill surfacing tools ARE really good. thats...

    hypermill surfacing tools ARE really good. thats about all the good there is about its CAD side. i have only started scratching the surface of NX, and i can already tell that the CAD side is in its...
  10. we've had some issues with dirty points in some...

    we've had some issues with dirty points in some surfacing toolpaths with them a year ago, it does seem that they fixed it now though. great piece of software.
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