Videos must be able to be shown to public domain and in reasonable resolution (minimum 720p or higher).
Video length must be 3-5 minutes.
Videos should not contain proprietary parts.
Narration is encouraged to describe what you're cutting and material you’re using.
Must have the rights to video and show content publicly.
Screenshot of AND file containing iMachining-for-NX toolpath must accompany video submission.
Preliminary judging for finalists will be completed by iMachining-for-NX team members, and is completely based on upon their opinions as to which videos scored highest. Final $10,000 grand prize winner will be chosen by attendees to contest webinar in July 2017.
$10,000 Grand Prize will be paid by Corporate check or Wire Transfer.
Attempts to influence or promote individual entries will result in immediate disqualification of the entry.
SolidCAM assumes no responsibility for tool or CNC machine damage.
General Judging Criteria
How complex and exciting is the part being cut?
Who best showcases the iMachining advantage on their CNC machine? (i.e. A small, low horse power CNC machine may score higher than a high-end CNC)
How fast is the material removal rate (relative to CNC machine capability)?