Camarillo, Calif. — April 29, 2008 — Computer-aided-manufacturing (CAM) industry innovator DP Technology will display ESPRIT® Mold v9, the most recent version of its die-mould software, at Die & Mould China 2008, to take place May 12-16 in Shanghai, China.
A comprehensive industry platform for technological communication and information exchange, Die & Mould China is the largest Asian and second largest worldwide die, mould and machine show event. One-on-one demonstrations and presentations will be made available to those who visit the ESPRIT booth at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, at which new features available within the latest generation of ESPRIT Mold will be showcased.
The latest release of ESPRIT Mold includes significant performance increases for the 3D programmer that result in the reduction of cycle times of 25-50 percent or more while simultaneously increasing part quality and reducing programming time and effort.
ESPRIT Mold is a member of the ESPRIT family of CAM software, which also includes programming for 2-5 axis milling, 2-22 axis turning, 2-5 axis wire EDM, and multitasking mill-turn machining and B-axis milling.
Each year, a new version of the ESPRIT Mold software is released, providing users with significant advancements. This particular release incorporates a large number of advancements that include a new geometric kernel that provides support for a wider variety of solid and surface part geometry, enhanced 3-axis machining cycles for increased performance, improved user interface — making it easier and quicker to create toolpath —improvements to the existing 5-axis machining cycles, and a new 5-axis “AutoTilt” machining cycle that automatically creates a collision free 5-axis machining cycle from existing 3-axis toolpath. ESPRIT Mold is designed to run on both Microsoft Windows XP and Microsoft Vista operating systems.
About ESPRIT Mold
ESPRIT Mold is an automated, robust and easy-to-use high-speed 3-axis and 5-axis CAM system. Utilizing knowledge of in-process stock, remaining material, and integrated simulation and verification, ESPRIT Mold delivers fast, safe and reliable programming for a wide variety of 3D machining applications.
ESPRIT Mold is a member of the ESPRIT family of CAM systems, which also includes ESPRIT SolidMill®, ESPRIT SolidTurn®, ESPRIT SolidMillTurn® and ESPRIT SolidWire™.
About DP Technology
DP Technology is a computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software market leader with a mission to provide CNC programmers with the most powerful CAM software ever. DP Technology’s flagship product, ESPRIT, captures the company’s vision of technology’s potential and its passion for excellence.
DP Technology maintains its worldwide headquarters in Camarillo, Calif. and product development teams in California and Florence, Italy. Sales and support operations are located in Europe, Asia, and North and South America. For additional information about DP Technology and ESPRIT, call +1-805-388-6000, send an e-mail to Email Contact, or visit the company Web site at www.dptechnology.com.
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