3RD Pocketing DialogKeyCreator \ Tools \ Machinist \ 2D \ 3RD-Pocketing-Dialog
This dialog appears when you click the Next button on the second pocketing dialog. Through this third pocketing dialog, you are able to specify various Z Parameters, as well as Step-Down and Stock Allowance settings. Once you have configured the available dialog settings, select the Create Path button to create the toolpath.
Z-Parameters Measured from Part Zero (Z0)
Specify values for Z-Clear (C), Z-Surf (S) and Z-Floor (D), or click the Cursor Select button to define them by cursor. Each value is measured from Part Zero. The following condition must be satisfied:
C > (S+P) > S > D
Distance from Z-Surf where Rapid Changes to Feed Mode (P) – Specify a distance value.
Click the Create Path button to create the toolpath based on the configurations you set in the Pocketing dialog boxes. Before the toolpath is created, you are asked to provide a description.