Mold Base

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Mold Base

This section demonstrates how to set up a mold base and the relating parameters.

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Double click clip0134 in the tree menu and the Moldbase Setting window will pop up.

 

Determine the mold base center.

There are two ways of setting the mold base center:

1.Enter coordinates: Click Select Point then select a datum point.

2.Select a datum point: Click Select Point then select a datum point as mold base center.

 

Select different mold base center as shown on the left.

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Mold Base Dimension

Determine the mold base size.

 

Material Setting

Click Set Material to activate Moldex3D Material Wizard.

Select the desired material from the pull down list and click OK; users are able to choose from metals.

1.By clicking on clip0006, users can access to the complete Moldex3D Material Bank.

2.Click OK to confirm your settings.

Two entities: Parting direction and moldbase will appear in the tree menu upon completion of set-up.

Double click MOLDBASE to modify any previous settings, or use the “delete” button on the keyboard to delete.

Double click clip0139 to set up parting direction, the default setting is Z-Axis.