|This task illustrates how to create a Multi-Axis Flank Contouring operation in the program.|
|1.||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.
|2.||Click the red part surface in the icon then select the desired part surface in the 3D window.|
|3.||Click the red drive surface in the icon then select the desired drives in the 3D window.|
|4.||Click the start and stop elements in the icon then select the desired elements in the 3D window.|
|5.||Select the Strategy tab
|6.||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:
|7.||Click Replay to compute the operation and
visualize the tool path.
|8.||Click OK to create the operation. The
specification tree is updated as follows.