You can now specify separate Chordal and Tilt Tolerance values under Manufacturing Preferences to improve both quality and performance during simulation.
Created with NX CAM 10.0.3
Prior to this enhancement, only a single value could be entered which was not always suitable for both tolerances. The new Tilt Tolerance option under Manufacturing Preferences allows you to specify separate Chordal Tolerance and Tilt Tolerance values to improve both quality and performance during simulation.
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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.