Machinist APPrentice 2010
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Machinist APPrentice 2010 is a Machine Shop assistance app that will save you time and money on a daily basis. Easily generates the Speed & Feed numbers you want for the most basic to most advanced cutting tools available and dozens of other calculations.
The Initial release named the "APPrentice" includes some of the more basic programs used in a Machine Shop at a very attractive price. The APPrentice level will allow you to see the User Friendly layout we strived to give you in the type of programs you want in a self-explanatory manner. Once you experience what APPrentice can do, you will want to go for the next level, The "Journeyman" or "METRIC Journeyman".
The Advanced Release named the "Journeyman" will allow you to get answers to most questions that arise throughout a typical day in a Machine Shop. See below for examples.
THE APPRENTICE LEVEL:
RPM & IPM
RPM & IPR
SFM & FPT
Thread Reference Point
Cut Tap Inch
Cut Tap Metric
Form Tap Inch
Form Tap Metric
IN / MM
HP / KW
Square Across Corners
Hex Across Corners
Torque Ft. Lb. / Nm
THE JOURNEYMAN LEVEL:
NOW AVAIABLE in INCH or METRIC
(METRIC Journeyman is all SMPM, MMPR & MMPT)
(All of the above from the APPrentice Level) Plus:
Radial Chip Thinning Factor
Ball Nose Chip Thinning Factor
45 Degree Chip Thinning Factor
Internal Circular Interpolation adjusted Feed Rate
External Circular Interpolation adjusted Feed Rate
Large Section for Laydown Threading Systems
CONVERSIONS & REFERENCE SECTION:
Many more conversions, Trig Programs, GD&T References, Carbide Grade References and much much more coming in the Journeyman level.
You will love how the Machinist APPrentice or Journeyman gives you the answers to many of the issues you deal with throughout the shop every day.
The Developer has worked in and around Machine Shops for over 30 years. By packaging his Manual Machining experience, CNC Programming-Setup-Operator experience, Management experience, Tool Manufacturer Rep experience, Tool Salesman experience and a passion for Teaching Cutting Tool Math, this APP wraps together the math functions and reference materials needed throughout most of those aspects of a Machine Shop.
This is a "Must Have" APP for the Up & Coming Apprentice or the Long Time Journeyman as all of the information is in one place, Your Hand.
What's New in Version 1.1.0
SFM Calculation Corrected
Not worth it compared to journeyman version
This app is definitely useful but it's a bit basic for those who have been in the trade for a while.
I've revised my review for the following reason:
I was looking forward to future updates to both functionality and user interface.
The fact that the developer comes out with an upgraded journeyman version but doesn't credit those who already purchased this version is a bit frustrating but hopefully he'll change this.
Turning dept. Point Person
I find this application useful every day. This app. is user friendly with a very clean layout. I like to use while problem solving right at the work station. I'm looking forward to journeyman app.
- Category: Business
- Updated: Jan 19, 2010
- Version: 1.1.0
- Size: 0.1 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: James Rowe
- © Jim Rowe
Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.1.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.