Enhancement Details

Output On Contour for Helical Approach and Exit

Output on contour is possible for 2-D toolpaths with diameter compensation activated and helical plunge used for entry and exit motions.

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  
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices Manufacturing Process Management

Benefits and Description

There is no limitation on planar entry or exit motions for a 2-D toolpath, allowing output on contour during diameter compensation.