Machine cut order regions in a top-down, depth-first manner.
Created with NX CAM 11.0.1
When using the Steep and Non-steep containment method in the Area Milling drive method, NX can now cut regions from top to bottom, ordering each set of regions according to the next highest maximum ZM value.
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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.