35 min.

Surfacing tools for machining

Module overview

When preparing a model for machining, sometimes you must create surfaces or manipulate geometry for ease of manufacture. Learn about some common tools that might be used when preparing to machine a part. 

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Create surfaces to patch geometry.
  • Use direct modeling to modify a design.

Module downloads

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

Module outline

  • Surface creation for toolpath setup