Profile Twister: spiral a pattern around a blank that was created using the Indexer Virtual Tool

Overview...This program creates a new file that spiral around a profiled blank that was created with the "Profile" option in the Indexer Virtual Tool. The Profiling MUST be done first, and then this program run using the same toolpath. Any bit can be used to cut the spiral, but you must be sure to use the same toolpath file that you used to create your profile, and enter the size of the bit that you used to create the toolpath

Notes...None

Contact info...Bill Young

Download size...12k

Project Type...Utility

Additional equipment/software required...None

Special instructions...Download the zip file from the link below and unzip it. You can put this file anywhere that you want and then click to run. The part file that's created is saved in the same folder as the

Known Issues...None

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