Ellie Rathbone

Social Media Marketing Specialist at Autodesk, managing all advanced manufacturing social channels across multiple platforms. Based in the UK.

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    Returning for another year, Autodesk Accelerate is back, virtually, on June 22-23. Bringing together Autodesk customers, partners, industry executives, top market analysts and subject matter experts to learn, network and share strategies for solving modern design and manufacturing challenges. Learn about Autodesk’s strategy and product offerings and enjoy inspirational stories from your peers on how […]

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    Autodesk have introduced a plugin for Fusion 360 with PowerMill and Fusion 360 with FeatureCAM to allow CAM projects and NC code to be configured within Vault.  This plugin is known as Vault for MAKE. PowerMill provides expert CNC programming strategies for complex 3- and 5-axis manufacturing while FeatureCAM intelligently makes decisions, produces results, and […]

  • BLOG
    Dealing with five axes when machining isn’t a simple process in any industry, but it gets especially interesting in the realm of aerospace. When we’re talking about subtractive manufacturing in general, you have to consider everything from your material and holding that work to your tooling and the toolpaths to get to your finished part. […]

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    In the constantly evolving world of manufacturing, mold and die shops must continually improve productivity without sacrificing part quality. As you strive to stay competitive, you may need to work smarter and harder… With harder materials, that is. Many molds and dies require these hard materials to operate optimally. For example, H13 steel is capable of […]

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    What you don’t know about High Efficiency Roughing vs High Speed Roughing is costing you money It is often joked that you can tell a good machinist from an average machinist by their Kennedy toolbox. However, what is not a joke is that a good machinist can hear the difference between a high quality and […]

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    Although there are dozens of CAM systems available, choosing one is not as difficult as many believe. It comes down to choosing the best one for your application. This paper is meant to help give you the tools to help pick the best one for you. Consider the packaging CAM software is available in three […]

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    Advantages of Automatic CAM When utilizing CAM software, one of the common requests is why can’t it be more automatic. There are many people that would like to simply load a CAD model, and have the CAM software determine the best way to mill it, then automatically program it. While this utopia world of CAM […]

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    Chris Northall – Autodesk Tech Sales Specialist (left), Laura New – MFG Account Manager South (middle), Jas Pawar UK Sales Manager – Advanced Manufacturing (right) at the Autodesk Advanced Manufacturing Facility in Birmingham, UK UK based Autodesk Partner, Graitec, has now achieved their CAM certification and are ready to provide the solutions needed to bridge […]

  • BLOG
    Sign up for this webinar running on February 17th, 01:00 pm Singapore (GMT+8:00) by Autodesk & Formlabs. Learn how to optimise your resin consumption and print times with Autodesk Netfabb. In this webinar, Seiko Nishino (Formlabs) and Peter Rogers (Autodesk) will introduce the workflow for Formlabs’ machines in the Autodesk Netfabb software and the unique […]

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    Tool & Die company, Aarkel have taken on an exciting challenge with the help of Autodesk, at their headquarters in Wallaceburg, Ontario Canada. Coupled with a local college, St Clair’s college, Aarkel Tool & Die Inc, are beginning a training scheme for students, with the hopes of retaining this workforce in years to come. Aarkel […]