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Avoiding obstructions when threading

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Siemens Experimenter


Non Cutting Moves for thread turning operations now has the ability to Infeed at a specific angle and length when engaging. This is sometimes needed to avoid an obstruction at the end of a tapered thread.


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Created with NX CAM 9



Learn how to use Infeed and Angle when engaging, and Local Return moves for roughing and finishing.


To use this self-demo, save the attached part files locally and follow the instructions in the pdf document.


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About the Author

Holder.jpg Bill Storrs is in the CAM Product Management Group at Siemens PLM software, Cypress California. His main focus is on CAM usability and learning support. He currently leads the CAM Learning Initiative Team whose mission is to provide users with a comprehensive collection of reference and training materials. He has an M.A. in Corporate Training and Development and has been in the industry for over 20 years.