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Tool Tilt Enhancements

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Tool Tilt Enhancements

 

Overview

New Tilt Rules and Collision Avoidance options now give you more control over avoiding collisions when tilting the tool axis. 

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Created with NX CAM 11.0.1

 

Details

Toward Constant and Through are new tilt rules that control how NX measures the tilt angle inside the tilt plane. Rotate/Tilt is a new Avoidance Direction option that swivels the tool about the specified Reference axis to maintain a constant angle relative to axis.

 

Video

 

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(If you have problems with the embedded player, you can download the attached .mp4 file.)

 

Self-Demo

Save the attached part file locally and follow the instructions in the .pdf document.

 

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About the Author

BillStorrs.png 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.
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