Siemens NX CAM Essentials Training

The NX Manufacturing Fundamentals (CAM) course is designed to expedite the student learning experience in the generation of tool paths for 2 and 3-axis milling and drilling applications. As with each course developed and taught by CAM Logic software professionals, this class reinforces CLI's intimate knowledge of software's developments and instructs the students based on the underlying principles incorporated within the NX product suite.

Who should attend: Manufacturing Engineers, Process Planners,CNC/ NC programmers, CAD/CAM Managers. System Managers,CAM Express Users

Course Level: Beginner

Prerequisites: We recommend (but don't require) completion of the NX Essentials for Designers course prior to attending NX CAM Essentials.

  • Knowledge of manual NC/CNC programming methods and machinery
  • A thorough understanding of NC/CNC programming principles and some knowledge of NX or have completed Essentials for NX Designers.

Duration: 3 days

Course Materials: Activity Material

Primary Course Topics

  • Basic Cam Fundamentals
  • Part Analysis for Manufacturing
  • Tools
  • Parent Groups
  • Cavity Mill
  • Operation Navigator
  • Coordinate Systems – MCS
  • Visualization
  • Planar Mill
  • Face Mill
  • Drilling
  • Fixed Contour Area Milling
  • 4 Axis – Positional
  • Toolpath Output

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