Hi, I’m Simon Taylor and I am a Manufacturing Application Engineer at Cadline. My responsibilities are for training, technical support, solution/product demonstrations for Inventor/Fusion 360 products including CAM.
I have over 27 years manufacturing/technical experience with Cad/Cam in a variety of different industries. I started out using Pathtrace Cad/Cam programming system and over the years used a variety of other Cad/Cam products including AutoCAD, SolidWorks, SolidCAM, Edgecam, HyperMill and PowerMill.
In the last few years I have been working as an application engineer for a Cad/Cam software provider where I specialized in offering technical support/training for Cad/Cam products. I have also worked as an applications manager for a machine tool reseller where I ran the company’s application department. Where I had to look at component’s customer wanted to make and creating a complete package to manufacture components. This involved looking at complexity of components, type of machinery required, workholding, tooling, time studies to offer customer a complete turnkey package from start to finish. I worked with small and multinational companies through the UK as well as internationally.