What is a Post Processor?

What is a Post Processor?

Post Processors are an essential part of any CAM Software, but they’re one of those things most CNC’ers know just a little about but not a lot.  I’ve just added a new chapter to our Free G-Code Tutorial Course that’s totally focused on Post Processors.

It covers the following:

  • What is a Post Processor?
  • Post Processor Schematic Overview
  • CL Data, Simulators and the Reason to Use a G-Code Simulator
  • Post Processors for Shop Best Practices
  • 8 Examples of Customization for Post Processors
  • The Ugly Secret About Closed Posts
  • What Does a Typical Post Look Like?

Check it out–you’ll come away with a solid understanding of what Post Processors are all about and how you can get the most out of yours.

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