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3D CAM Programming (NX)

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IKTA0602
Type: Compulsory / Professional Studies
Curriculum: KT 2014V
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 3 (2016-2017)
Credits: 4 cr
Responsible Teacher: Lindberg, Pertti
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Courses During the Academic Year 2016-2017

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
8 2016-08-26 – 2016-12-31Pertti LindbergFinnish2016-08-22 – 2016-09-19
9I-KT-3N2017-01-09 – 2017-04-30Pertti LindbergFinnish2016-12-12 – 2017-01-16

Still need to take the course? See the courses during the academic year 2018-2019.

Learning Outcomes

The student will be able to create mfg files for a 2-5 axis NC machine by means of NX software, from the manufacturing model to the simulation and postprosessing. The student will obtain a step-by-step knowledge of the process.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 108 h
- of which scheduled studies: 56 h
- of which autonomous studies: 52 h

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

IKTA0303 Computer Aided Manufacturing
IKTA0306 Gearbox project
IKTA0501 3D Modeling and Product Lifecycle Management (NX and Teamcenter)


Creating the mfg model and operation containing machine tool, co-ordinate system and retraction surface. Creating NC Sequences and their simulation. Creating CL data files.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Handouts provided by the teacher.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures and exercises, use of NC-machines.

Assessment Criteria

5: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently and is able apply the learnt knowledge in new contexts.
3: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently.
1: The student is able, with guidance, to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit.

Assessment Methods