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GibbsCAM 2016, v11.3

GibbsCAM® is a cutting-edge CAM system for programming CNC machine tools. GibbsCAM has the power and flexibility to let you make parts the way you want. With its shop-friendly interface that is easy to navigate, you’ll maximize productivity. Whether CNC programmer, machinist or manufacturing engineer, the user will find familiar terminology. Icons will make sense. Processes will be logical. With GibbsCAM, CNC programming is flexible, fast, reliable, and efficient.


  • Directly reads Inventor part and assembly files
  • Directly transfers the files from Inventor to GibbsCAM for machining
  • Updates machining processes automatically when an Inventor model is revised.

Target Industries: Aerospace, Auto & Transportation, Energy & Oil, Medical

Compatibility: Autodesk® Inventor® 2018, Autodesk® Inventor® 2017, Autodesk® Inventor® 2016, Autodesk® Inventor® 2015, Autodesk® Vault 2018, Autodesk® Vault 2017, Autodesk® Vault 2016, Autodesk® Vault 2015

Integration: GibbsCAMopens IPT and IAM files, preserves attributes to simplify machining part models directly, and automatically updates machining processes when Inventor updates the model, for efficient and reliable CNC programming

Languages: Czech, German (GibbsCAM 2016 and Virtual Gibbs), English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Latin American Spanish

Countries: Worldwide

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Company Information: 3D Systems provides comprehensive 3D products and services, including 3D printers, print materials, on-demand parts services and digital design and manufacturing tools. Its ecosystem supports advanced applications from the product design shop to the factory floor to the operating room.

Contact Information: 
GibbsCAM by 3D Systems
323 Science Drive, Moorpark, CA  93021
Phone: 805.523.0004