Fred Fulkerson

Name Fred Fulkerson
School Engineering & Technology

Bachelor of Engineering – Mechanical Systems Engineering

Academic and professional designations
  • Certified General Machinist – Red Seal
  • Diploma of Education – University of Western Ontario
Title Professor
Courses taught
  • MACH1682 - LAB
  • MACH1685 - LAB
Areas of expertise & interest
  • CNC Programming
Major research projects, scholarly activities, and/or publications


  • SolidWorks Basics: A Project Based Approach
  • A Project Based Introduction to SolidWorks 2019
  • SolidWorks 2020 - Design of Weldments

Articles written for

  • Spot drill tip calculator
  • Mastercam's stock model toolpath
  • Mastercam's transform toolpath
  • Writing your first machining macro
  • Why use CAM when a macro is all you need?
  • Mastercam tutorial - How to spot drill multiple hole diameters in one toolpath
  • How to create user generated alarms to check for G65 programming errors
  • An introduction to logic in a machining macro