5.2.2 Create new tool
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SINUMERIK 840D/810D Operator's Guide HMI Embedded (BEM) – 03.04 Edition
If you create a new tool, the relevant tool types are automatically pre-
selected as input support when you select the tool group.
The "Tool offset" window is displayed automatically.
Press "New" and "New tool" softkey.
The "New tool" window appears on the screen.
As soon as you enter the first characters in the string for the tool
group, for example
5xy Turning tools
all available tool types in the 5xy group are automatically displayed for
you to select, i.e.
500 Roughing tool
510 Finishing tool
520 Plunge cutter
530 Parting tool
540 Threading tool
Enter the digits for your selections via the alphanumeric keypad or
select them from the displayed list.
No new tool is set up. Input is discarded.
The new tool is created.
The window is closed and the tool list is overlaid.
Parameters Operating Area
5.2 Tool offset