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When using flowcut, before the tool engages the part and after it retracts from the part there are long

plung and lift cuts

 How do I shorten or get rid of those lengths


Re: Flowcut

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it would be better if you attach part or picture to let us know more about situation. Now we can only guess.

But you can try to set smaller or zero values for clearances (Cutting Parameters -> Clearances). These values can cause that engage or retract moves are longer, especialy if the tool is close to shape (if it is not cause by non cutting moves settings)

Vavrusa Ondrej
NX11.0.x testing

Re: Flowcut

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Probably caused by the collision check under non-cutting moves > more... > Collision check.
Patrick Delisse
KMWE - DutchAero
NX11.0, CAMPOST V22, Vericut 8.1

Re: Flowcut

Perfect just what I was looking for

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