You can now specify a cutoff in the last finish pass of an External Trim operation.
Created with NX CAM 11.0.1
Specifying a cutoff in the last finish pass of an External Trim operation results in a complete pass around the part, separating excess material from the part and allowing it to drop away.
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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.