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Stay Down in Boring

Status: Gathering Support
by Advisor on ‎04-19-2017 04:58 PM

Please add Stay Down for boring, so that the tool doesn't retract and waste time transitioning between the helical cut and the finish pass.

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Comments
By: Mentor
| Posted ‎04-20-2017 05:47 AM

I remember asking for this way back when I was using HSMXPress. If I remember correctly I was told the reason it pops up had to do with applying compensation and the possibility of using Bore for internal and external features. Not that I think that's a good reason mind you Smiley Wink

 

Voted.

By: Advisor
| Posted ‎04-20-2017 05:59 AM
That toolpath in the image has compensation set as In Computer. Just for the record.
By: Mentor
| Posted ‎04-20-2017 10:29 AM

I just wanted a Stay Down distance like in the other toolpaths but got told I can use 2D Contour instead with Ramp. Like I said, I don't agree with it, just repeating what I remember.

By: Contributor oliff
| Posted ‎04-21-2017 09:24 PM

I'm getting a gouge in bore cycle when set to "in control" cutter comp.   in inventor.  haven't tried to duplicate in fusion.

 

By: Mentor
| Posted ‎04-23-2017 12:59 AM

@oliff

You can post a thread about such issue's in the support section of the forum.

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