CAD CAM Product Design

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  • Created on: 01-05-18 10:32
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  • CAD CAM
    • CAD
      • Computer Aided Design
      • Drawing Designs Using a computer
        • e.g Sketch Up, 2D Design
      • Advantage
        • Quicker than drawing by hand
          • More accurate
        • Can be modified, emailed and copied without redrawing
      • Disadvantage
        • Expensive to set up
        • Need to train staff
        • Risk of virus, power cuts
    • CAM
      • Machines used to cut components
        • e.g laser cutter, 3D Printer
      • Advantage
        • Quick and accurate
        • Machines are used so lower cost than wages
      • Disadvantage
        • High initial cost and repair
        • Require skilled operators

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