2 hr.

Using multi-axis contour

Module overview

Multi-axis contour is a machining strategy used to machine a contact curve with the tip of a tool. There are various parameters we can control such as a lead or lag angle of the tool and compensation direction. Explore using multi-axis contour.

After this module, you'll be able to: 

  • Create a multi-axis contour operation.
  • Identify toolpath parameters.

Module downloads

These downloadable resources will be used to complete units in this module:

Module outline

  • Set up a multi-axis contour toolpath