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Introduction to the new milling enhancements in NX 8.5 CAM

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Siemens Genius


There are many new enhancements in NX 8.5 CAM. These are just some of the highlights. Watch this video to learn about four new milling enhancements in NX CAM that can accelerate programming and machining of machinery, mold & die, and 5-axis milling.


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Tech Tip by Jim Hughes, Siemens PLM Software



  • Volume-based 2.5 D Milling for fast, intuitive programming of prismatic parts
  • New Valley rest milling pattern finds best cutting motion for high quality surface finish
  • Enhanced contour profile cuts fast and extends tool life for convex wall machining
  • 3 to 5 axis tool tilt enhancements


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