|This task illustrates how to create a Multi-Axis Flank Contouring operation in the program.
|Select the Multi-Axis Flank
A Multi-Axis Flank Contouring entity along is added to the program. It is initialized with the tool used in the previous operation.
|Click the red part surface in the icon then select the desired part surface in the 3D window.
|Click the red drive surface in the icon then select the desired drives in the 3D window.
|Click the start and stop elements in the icon then select the desired elements in the 3D window.
|Select the Strategy tab
|Select the Tool tab page
to create a new
tool. Enter a name for the tool (for example, T1 End Mill D 16 RC4)
and the following characteristics:
|Click Replay to compute the operation and visualize the tool path.
|Click OK to create the operation. The
specification tree is updated as follows.