Importing Custom Holder From a Level

Importing Custom Holder from a Level


To open the Level Manager; select Level from the bottom ribbon bar.


Select Level from ribbon bar


Create a new level and name it ‘Custom Holder.’ Set this level to be the main level as the tool will be drawn at this level.


Name it custom holder


Draw the custom holder vertically with the tip of the holder on X0,Y0. Draw only half of the holder, as the profile will revolve to create a complete holder. The holder must be drawn as a continuous chain, meaning there can be no overlaps or duplicate entities.


Draw the custom holder


Create your toolpath that you would like to use the Custom tool holder in.


Select the Holder tab


New holder


 New Holder


Import Custom Geometry from a level  import custom geometry from a level


 Import Custom geometry from level


Select Custom Level > Ok  OK button


 Custom Holder number name and entities


Set the Connection settings as required  > Next  Next Button


Set the connection settings


Set the General settings as required > Finish  Finish Button


Set General Settings


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Sandy McClintock

Presented by Sandy McClintock, Applications Support Specialist

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