|This task shows you how to create a pocketing operation on a prismatic machining area.|
|You can make use of the Complex Step feature created in the Locally Create a Machinable Feature task.|
|1.||Select the Manufacturing View icon
in the Machining Features toolbar.
Use the Sort by Machining Features contextual command to display the desired view.
|2.||Select the Complex Step feature in the view.|
|3.||Select the Pocketing icon . The Pocketing dialog box appears.|
|4.||The operation is initialized with the feature geometry as well as
default parameters for machining strategy, feeds and speeds, and tool.
You can edit any of these values, if desired.
|5.||Click the Replay icon
to verify the tool path.
|6.||Click OK to create the pocketing operation. The operation is added to
the Manufacturing View and to the program in the PPR tree.