Automatic Follow Periphery pattern direction optimizes your roughing for the best cutting performance
The new Automatic pattern direction alternates between Inward and Outward per cut level and cut region condition for Follow Periphery cut patterns in Cavity Mill operations. It utilizes open sides and predrilled holes whenever possible to access the cut levels and avoid ramping when possible.
Created with NX CAM 9.0.2
Optimizing follow perpihery cut patterns for maximum effeciency.
To use this self-demo, save the attached part files locally and follow the instructions in the pdf document.
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About the Author
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.