Enhancement Details

TIP Output Selection for Multitip Tools

There is an option to select which TIP to use for CL data output for multitip tools.

Product Information

Product PTC Creo Parametric
Product / Module PTC Creo Complete Machining Extension
PTC Creo Prismatic and Multi-surface Milling Extension
PTC Creo Production Machining Extension
Version Wildfire 5.0
Product Functional Area Manufacturing (NC, Expert Machinist)
User Interface Location In the Tool Manager, Tool Table panel, click Output Tip.
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices Manufacturing Process Management

Benefits and Description

To provide more options for tool setting, the CL data output coordinates for a multi-tip tools can be independent of the TIP number used to define and control the toolpath. You have the option to always use the same TIP number for output or to use the TIP control point for each toolpath.