Boss Milling and Threading are new operation types
Hole Milling and Thread Milling have been divided in operation subtypes that machine holes only and bosses only. The existing operation subtypes (Hole Milling and Thread Milling) now machine holes only. The new operation subtypes (Boss Milling and Boss Thread Milling) machine bosses only.
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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.