You can now control the depth of the chamfer tool by offsetting the specified drive point above or below the specified chamfer reference.
Created with NX CAM 11.0.0
Chamfer Reference indicates which diameter of the chamfer (minimum or maximum) will be used to reference the offset distance. Depth Offset indicates the distance between the Drive Point and the Chamfer Reference. A positive value offsets the drive point below the referenced chamfer. A negative value offsets the drive point above the referenced chamfer.
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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.