MillTurn centers are on the increase, which are turning centers with live milling tool on the tool post with C-axis spindle control. Manufacturing view feature recognition library has added a new functionality to recognize such C-axis features in MillTurn module, apart from recognizing turning and milling features. FR further classifies the feature into C-axis-pockets and C-axis-slots as shown in Fig 1.
|Fig 1. C-axis Pockets and Slots|