NX 12 for manufacturing is available for download

We are pleased to inform you that NX 12 for manufacturing is now available for download from the Siemens PLM download server.  Read complete download instructions — NX 12.0.0 – Full P……

NX CAM 11.0.0 to 11.0.2 software demonstration videos available

Check out all of our NX CAM 11.0.0 through 11.0.2 software demonstration videos available in the Tech Tips Knowledge Base. 
The Tech Tips articles and associated videos posted since May 2017 r……

New NX CAM 9.0.2 Self-Demos available

 
NX CAM 9.0.2 self-demo describing smoothing corners in Flowcut Reference Tool operations

Bill Storrs has been posting brief demos of new functionality starting with NX 9.0.0. We……

Learn to use Journal files in NX

The helpful automaton

I found this awesome little “I ndustrial-Grade P-8 Lifter Robot ” toy robot image on Lukas’s Flickr. He was nice enough to post it under the Creative Commons licens……

Let NX CAM create your in-process material models automatically

Manufacturing components in multiple setups often requires a programmer to provide an in-process workpiece to represent the partially cut condition to the next setup. This Tech Tip shows how to:

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Set up your mill-turn machine with NX CAM

This Tech Tip shows how to use the example machines in your NX installation to setup a programming environment for mill-turns. Learn how to easily set up and simulate these versatile machines in……

How to add right angle heads to your machines in NX CAM

 
Machine definition gets tricky when optional devices like right-angle heads change the kinematic structure of the machine. This Tech Tip shows you how to do it.

the example machin……

Take a big-picture look at the CAD/CAM/CNC process chain

The Part Manufacturing Solution describes the process components in the context of the overal solution process and data backbone, spanning the planning, engineering, and production functions of part ……

Nest flat patterns of NX sheet metal assemblies with Sigma Nest

NX and Solid Edge include very powerful sheet metal design capabilities and figure as an important part of the engineering solution for sheet metal fabricators. Nesting and fabrication applications a……