This enhancement adds the capability in fixed axis Zlevel operations to engage and retract with an arc using a ramp angle. It is useful to prevent plunging into the floor IPW at lower cut levels.
Created with NX CAM 9
Learn how to engage and retract with an arc using ramp angle.
To use this self-demo, save the attached part file 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.