Part Geometry Chain and Group

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This step finds the geometry of the shape(s). The auto chaining function finds most part geometry. If the geometry is complex and branches off, a prompt displays so you can select one of the branches. The automatic chaining continues after you select a branch. DXF importer groups together holes for drilling and tapping operations.

DXF Import Chain/Group Menus

  1. Use the jog handle or cursor arrows to choose the toolpath starting location.
  2. Press F2 to open the dialog box.
  3. Choose the option that best suits the desired application. Most times, the Automatic Chaining function is the best choice, because it automatically plots the toolpath for a part feature.
  4. Press ENTER. This changes the color of that part feature and adds a group to the register under Current group on the left side of the window.

Be aware: Many service and repair procedures should be done only by authorized personnel. The service technicians at your Haas Factory Outlet (HFO) have the training, experience, and are certified to do these tasks safely and correctly. You should not do machine repair or service procedures unless you are qualified and knowledgeable about the processes.

Danger: Some service procedures can be dangerous or life-threatening. DO NOT attempt a procedure that you do not completely understand. Contact your Haas Factory Outlet (HFO) and schedule a service technician visit if you have any doubts about doing a procedure.