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ECam is described as 'ECAM is a programming system for CNC lathes and machining centers. He combines features of CAD / CAM systems with typical features of conversational programming' and is an app in the development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to ECam for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is LinuxCNC (the Enhanced Machine Control), which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ECam are Embroidermodder, Blender CAM, jscut and PyCAM.

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  1. LinuxCNC (the Enhanced Machine Control) icon

    LinuxCNC (the Enhanced Machine Control)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    LinuxCNC controls CNC machines. It can drive milling machines, lathes, 3D printers, laser cutters, plasma cutters, robot arms, hexapods, and more.

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    Embroidermodder

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Raspberry Pi

    Embroidermodder is a free machine embroidery software program which allows editing, scaling, and translating sewing machine embroidery files to a variety of formats. It allows the user to add custom modifications to their embroidery designs.

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    Embroidermodder runs on all major operating systems.


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    Blender CAM

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Blender

    Blender CAM is an open source solution for artistic CAM - Computer aided machining - a g-code generation tool.

    ⚫︎ PortableBlender CAM can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  4. jscut

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    A CAM in your browser! Convert your SVG files to CNC cutting paths with this tool.

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    PyCAM

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    PyCAM is a toolpath generator for 3-axis CNC machining. It loads 3D models in STL format or 2D contour models from DXF or SVG files. The resulting GCode can be used with EMC2 or any other machine controller.

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    CamBam

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux

    CamBam is an application to create CAM files (gcode) from CAD source files or its own internal geometry editor. CamBam has many users worldwide, from CNC hobbyists to professional machinists and engineers.

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    Mach3

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Mach3 is very popular among the Hobby CNC community. Artsoft produces Mach3 software and has been around for some time. This software can be used as a fully functional CNC control or used as a CNC simulator for training, learning or testing CNC programs.

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    gCAD3D

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    gCAD3D is a 3D CAD CAM application that features an integrated 3D OpenGL viewer, a program interpreter for geometry and NC-commands in 3D, an integrated NC-processor, and a programming interface for user programs.

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    SprutCAM

    • Windows

    The fast and easy way to create CNC or robot milling programs that let you get the very best from your machines.

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  10. KrabzCAM

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    KrabzCAM is a javascript-based web application for converting SVG files to gcode. It supports the basic 2D machining operations: pocket, profile, engrave and drilling. It features easy to learn user interface and is great for simple CNC tasks.

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