CNCSimulator Pro

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8.4. CNC Analysis Tool

(Version 2.0 and later)
 
In the tools menu, you will find an item called Analyze CNC Program. Using this tool, you can get information about the CNC program currently loaded in the editor.
 
 
Please note that these data are based on some input data that has to be specified in the settings.
 
For example, the time to do traverses is based on the Rapid Feedrate values in settings:
 
 
For the tool to be able to calculate costs, you need to have the Machine cost per hour value set as well.
 
For the tool to be able to calculate the material costs and total costs, you need to have the Price/ kilo value set on the Materials tab in Inventory Browser.
 
 
Please note that the total cost is just an estimate as it does not take into account labor costs, wear and other factors.