Cylinder Stock

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Cylinder Stock

In this dialog the Stock is defined as a Cylinder using the dimensions and origin location that you specify.  Follow the steps below to create a Cylinder Stock.

1.Select Stock from the Mill toolbar and then select Cylinder Stock.

Milling tab

vcc-stock-menu > Box Stock

2.The Box Stock dialog is displayed.

Cylinder Stock Dialog

Axis

Define the stock by selecting the axis of the cylinder (either X Y or Z).

Center

The Center (origin) of the stock can also be repositioned by specifying the coordinate values in the corresponding edit boxes in the dialog (Xc, Yc, Zc).

Dimensions

Use these fields to specify the Radius and Length of the stock cylinder.

Copy Model Bounding Box

The system will determine the smaller possible stock model that fits the part geometry.

3.Pick Save and your Stock will be updated under the Machining Job.