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Slot mills not working correctly for stock model creation

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Anyone notice that when creating a stock model with one of the toolpaths being a slot mill it does not generate correctly?  In backplot and verify everything looks good.  The stock model generated however, has a huge gouge.  I have seen this since 2021 everytime i use a slot mill.  Anyone know why its doing this?

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Check that "Lead in/out" are correct , It's easy to miss on a back plot.  Else,  it could be "Rapid motion linear settings" in control def. Also make sure that all your rapid movements if possible are above the part.

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Set the check box in stock model to use flutes only

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23 minutes ago, JParis said:

Set the check box in stock model to use flutes only

Thanks JParis,

Yeah, I should have mentioned that I'm still using 2020 ;)

Most of my colleagues moved to 2021. I have noticed that when updating post from an elder version to a newer version: certain settings in control def do not retain.

Also, I have noticed that using a stock model for "rest machining" is not as good as saving the stock model to .stl and then using .stl as cad file ;)

Regards.

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On 9/14/2020 at 5:05 PM, JParis said:

Set the check box in stock model to use flutes only

Thanks JParis,  I had that box checked.  i unchecked and regenerated and it worked perfect.  thanks

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