# Fanuc Symbol CAPi T Operators Manual

C–AXIS FAPT FUNCTION
B–63304EN/02
7. IN–FEED MACHINING IN C–AXIS
FACE MILLING PROCESS
500
This example specifies the tool figure and cutting conditions for preparing
a hole 20 mm in diameter at the center of a circular pocket, and machining
the pocket using a tool with a cutting diameter of 16 mm.
Tool figure
Tool diameter DT=16.. . . . . . . . . . . . .
Tool length LT=10.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Mounting orientations CP=1. . . . . . .
Cutting diameter DS=16.. . . . . . . . . . .
Number of cutting blades NT=4. . . .
Cutting conditions
In–feed machining DR=1. . . . . . . . .
Cutting method TP1. . . . . . . . . . . .
Clearance C1=2. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Finishing allowance TX=0.5. . . . . . . .
TZ=0.5
Cutting allowance RX=40.. . . . . . . . . .
RZ=5.
Cutting width W1=8.. . . . . . . . . . . . .
Cutting depth D1=5.. . . . . . . . . . . . .
Number of rotations N=1000. . . . . . . .
Feedrate FR=0.1. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
FT=0.1
Approach method SM=3 (in normal direction). . . . . . . . . .
DN=10.
Escape direction EM=3 (in normal direction). . . . . . . . . . .
DN=10.
The following tool paths are prepared using the above conditions.
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