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SINUMERIK 840D/810D Operator's Guide HMI Embedded (BEM) – 03.04 Edition
5.5 Tool management ShopTurn
Install the new tool in the tool turret.
Select the "Tool list" softkey.
In the tool list, position the cursor on the location that the tool is to
occupy in the turret.
The location must still be empty in the tool list.
Press the "New tool" softkey.
Use the softkeys to select the tool type of your choice.
Additional tool types are available via the "More" softkey.
Select the required cutting edge position.
Additional cutting edge positions are available via the "More" softkey.
The new tool is created and automatically assumes the name of the
selected tool type.
Enter a unique tool name.
You can edit the tool name as required. A tool name may contain a
maximum of 17 characters. You can use letters, digits, the underscore
symbol (_), periods (".") and slashes ("/").
Enter the offset data of the tool.
If you would like to change the tool's cutting edge position later,
Place the cursor in the "Type" column.
Use the "Alternative" softkey or the "Select" key to select one of the
Parameters Operating Area