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Axes, junctions, and zero reference siemens NX

Defining axes in machine tool builder When you define an axis in Machine Tool Builder, think of the motions as tool motion relative to a stationary part. If it is the table that moves, you should reverse the direction. Defining junctions In Machine Tool Builder, a junction is a coordinate …

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Centerline Drilling siemens NX

Use Centerline Drilling to perform drilling operations with a non-rotating tool on the lathe spindle centerline with the workpiece rotating. The centerline drill operation supports two different types of cycles: Controller (canned) machine cycles — The system outputs one cycle event containing all cycle parameters and a single GOTO statement …

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Common turning options siemens NX

Tool group Tool Selects a previously defined tool from the Operation Navigator. Create New Creates a new tool definition for the current operation and places it in the Machine Tool View of the Operation Navigator for use by other operations. Edit or Display Displays the current tool and a dialog …

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Cutting Strategies for High Speed Machining siemens NX

Many of the cut patterns can be used for High Speed Machining by making the following adjustments: For contouring, make the Stepover and/or Depth of Cut small. Stepover is available in almost all cut patterns. Depth of cut applies zlevel, or multiple passes in planar mill, cavity mill, or surface …

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Turbomachinery — Multi-Blade milling siemens NX

In Turbomachinery Milling, you use Multi Blade operations to machine multiple blade parts, such as impellers or blisks, with or without splitters. Multi Blade Milling operations are designed specifically for machining blade type parts. They are the most efficient operations for machining these types of parts. You can create operations …

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Teeth Out (legacy Thread Milling) siemens NX

This parameter defines the number of teeth that are outside the thread geometry before the start of cut motion. Teeth Out Filter Options Filter options are used for filtering the selection of the thread geometry. There are two types of filter settings in the Thread Milling: Parameters Call Out The …

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Face Milling operation subtypes siemens NX

Operation subtypes that use the Face Milling processor cut planar faces on solid bodies. For example, pads on a casting.  FACE_MILLING_AREA This operation subtype is customized to recognize a cut area and wall selection.  FACE_MILLING This is the main Face Milling operation subtype.  FACE_MILLING_MANUAL This operation subtype is customized with …

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Customizing operation dialog boxes siemens NX

In the Manufacturing application, you can customize the dialog boxes for operations, tools, geometry, machining methods, and programs. Customizing dialog boxes helps you to do the following: Create operations and parent groups that meet specific needs at your installation. You can make the customized dialog box a template. When you …

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Operation Navigator siemens NX

The Operation Navigator has four hierarchical views that you use to create and manage an NC program. Each view organizes the same set of operations based on the theme of the view: the order of operations within the program, the tools used, the geometry machined, or the machining methods used. …

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Parent groups siemens NX

Before you create an operation, you can define the parameters for programs, tools, geometry and methods. The parameters and selections within the Program, Tool, Geometry and Method groups may then be inherited by other groups or by operations. Because groups have parent-child relationships, groups that contain operations or child groups …

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