Model Prep: Split Surface and Move – Mastercam

Below is the sample part to demonstrate the function to split a surface and move a surface.

model prep


Model Prep – Split

Create a line on both sides of the feature that you would like to Split / Move.

model prep split

MODEL PREP > Split Solid Face

model prep split solid face

Select face.

model prep select face

If there is a solid history linked to this part, the pop-up below may occur. In order to process, the history will need to be removed.

solids history detected

Deactivate Solid Face Selection

solid face selection
and select the dividing line.

select the dividing line


ok button

Repeat for the opposite side of the solid.


Model Prep – Move


model prep move

Pick all faces of the feature.

select faces

Click on the stem of the arrow of the desired axis and drag the gnomon in the desired direction.

select arrow and drag gnomon

Model Prep-Split Surface and Move


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