3D CAM Programming (NX)

Structure Type: Course
Code: IKTA0602
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 4.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Lindberg, Pertti
Teacher Team: Lindberg, Pertti ; Billing, Mika
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
I-KT-2010   3 spring   4.0   2013-01-05   2013-06-18  
I-KT-2010V   3 spring   4.0   2013-01-05   2013-06-18  
I-KT-2011   3 spring   4.0        
I-KT-2011V   3 spring   4.0        
I-KT-2012   3 spring   4.0        
I-KT-2012V   3 spring   4.0        
I-KT-2013   3 spring   4.0        
KT-2014   3 spring   4.0        
KT-2014V   3 spring   4.0        
KT-2015   4 autumn   4.0        

Learning Outcomes

The student will be able to create mfg files for a 2-5 axis NC machine by means of NX software, from the manufacturing model to the simulation and postprosessing. The student will obtain a step-by-step knowledge of the process.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 108 h
- of which scheduled studies: 56 h
- of which autonomous studies: 52 h

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

IKTA0303 Computer Aided Manufacturing
IKTA0306 Gearbox project
IKTA0501 3D Modeling and Product Lifecycle Management (NX and Teamcenter)

Contents

Creating the mfg model and operation containing machine tool, co-ordinate system and retraction surface. Creating NC Sequences and their simulation. Creating CL data files.

Recommended or Required Reading

Handouts provided by the teacher.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures and exercises, use of NC-machines.

Assessment Criteria

5: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently and is able apply the learnt knowledge in new contexts.
3: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently.
1: The student is able, with guidance, to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit.

Assessment Methods

Exercises.

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