Process simulation integrated tool axis selection for 5-axis tool path generation

Tunç, Lütfi Taner and Budak, Erhan and Bilgen, Samet and Zatarain, Mikel (2016) Process simulation integrated tool axis selection for 5-axis tool path generation. CIRP Annals - Manufacturing Technology, 65 (1). pp. 381-384. ISSN 0007-8506 (Print) 1726-0604 (Online)

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cirp.2016.04.113


In 5-axis tool path generation the tool axis is usually selected based on the workpiece geometry only, ignoring its effects on the process and machine tool motion. In this paper, a process simulation integrated tool axis selection approach is proposed to adjust the tool axis vectors in an already generated 5-axis milling path for improved process in terms of cutting forces, stability and machine tool motion. The part surface data, required to re-calculate the tool axis, is extracted from the existing path. The proposed approach is demonstrated on a representative case.

Item Type:Article
Additional Information:WoS Document Type: Article; Proceedings Paper / Conference: 66th General Assembly of the International-Academy-for-Production-Engineering (CIRP) Location: Guimaraes, PORTUGAL Date: AUG 21-27, 2016
Uncontrolled Keywords:Computer aided manufacturing (CAM); Simulation; Tool path
ID Code:29597
Deposited By:Erhan Budak
Deposited On:06 Sep 2016 10:21
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