Custom Lathe Tool

Lathe Tool Creation

Machine Type > Lathe > Select desired machine


Toolpaths > Lathe Tool Manager


Right mouse click in the upper box and select Create New Tool.


Create New Tool


Select the tool type that is applicable.


 Select Tool Type


Under the Inserts Tab populate all fields that apply to this custom tool.


Populate fields that apply


Under the Boring Bar tab populate all fields that apply to this custom tool.


 Boring Bar


Under the Parameters tab enter the Program Parameters, Default Cutting and Toolpath Parameters.  Specify the desired Compensation Orientation.  Then Select Save to Library.


Save to library


Select Destination Library


Select Destination Library


Accept  Accept



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Sandy McClintock

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