Enhancement Details

Replacing a Cutting Tool from the Tool Manager

In the Tool Manager you can replace a tool and automatically update all the NC steps using this tool.

Product Information

Product PTC Creo Parametric
Product / Module PTC Creo Complete Machining Extension
PTC Creo Prismatic and Multi-surface Milling Extension
PTC Creo Production Machining Extension
Version Wildfire 5.0
Product Functional Area Manufacturing (NC, Expert Machinist)
User Interface LocationIn the Tool Manager click Edit > Replace.
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices

Benefits and Description

From the Tool Manager, you can replace an existing tool with a similar tool in the workcell or from the drive, and automatically update all the NC steps using this tool. This eliminates the need to edit each step individually.

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