Surface Modeling in NX CAD

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May 28-30, 2024 | NX Surface Modeling
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$1,980.00
July 16–18, 2024 | NX Surface Modeling
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$1,980.00
August 20–22, 2024 | NX Surface Modeling
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$1,980.00
October 1–3, 2024 | NX Surface Modeling
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$1,980.00
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About Our Surface Modeling in NX CAD Course

Course No: TR10265
Software: NX 1980
Class Duration: 3 Days
Class Location: Virtual Classroom*

Prerequisites:

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Learn to apply advanced NX functionality to achieve non-analytical shapes in this NX surface modeling course. Users will gain proficiency and comprehensive master of parametric solid and surface modeling, interdependent assembly structures, and insight into integrating aesthetic elements into 3D models.

Course Agenda

Day 1​

 

Lesson 1 – Overview - .5 hours, 6 topics

  • Free Form Design Methodologies
  • General Rules/Best Practices
  • Recommended Basic Tool Set
  • Free Form License Breakdown

 

Lesson 2 - Advanced Curve Operations – 2.5 hours, 10 topics

  • NX Curves Overview
  • Helix
  • Activity 2-1
  • Curve on Surface
  • Activity 2-2
  • Bridge Curve
  • Activity 2-3
  • Project Curve
  • Activity 2-4
  • Combined Projection
  • Activity 2-5
  • Offset Curve
  • Activity 2-6
  • Offset Curve in Face
  • Isoparametric Curve
  • Intersect Curve

 

Lesson 3 - Splines – 3 hours, 13 topics

  • Introduction to splines
    • Defining Data and Degree
    • Spline Control Polygon and Poles
    • Segmentation and Knot Points
    • Spline Continuity
  • Getting Spline Information
  • Studio Splines Through Points
  • Assigning Slope and Curvature
  • Studio Splines By Poles
  • Editing Splines
  • Analyzing Splines
  • Activity 3-1
  • Spline Smoothing
  • Activity 3-2
  • Fit Curve
  • Activity 3-3
  • Activity 3-4

Day 2

 

Lesson 4 - Mesh Features – 2.5 hour, 12 topics

  • Ruled
  • Through Curves
    • Continuity Options
    • Alignment Options
    • Output Surface Options
  • Through Curve Mesh
    • Continuity Options
    • Output surface Options
  • Activity 4-1
  • Activity 4-2
  • N-sided Surface
  • Activity 4-3
  • Studio Surface
  • Activity 4-4
  • Reflection analysis

 

Lesson 5 - Surface Operations – 4 hours, 19 topics

  • Bounded Plane
  • Sewing Surfaces
  • Bridge Surface
    • Constraint Options
  • Trim Body
  • Activity 5-1
  • Extract Geometry
  • Offset Surface
    • Options
  • Activity 5-2
  • Variable Offset Surface
  • Trim Sheet
  • Trim and Extend
    • Geometry Selection
  • Snip Surface (Shape Studio)
  • Extend Sheet
  • Enlarge
  • Patch
  • Activity 5-3
  • X-Form (Shape Studio)
  • I-Form (Shape Studio)
  • Match Edge (Shape Studio)

 

Project 1 – Exact Surface Modeling 1 hour

Day 3 

 

Lesson 6 - Sweep Features – 2.5 hours, 9 topics

  • Swept
    • Spine Options
    • Section Options
  • Activity 6-1
  • Variational Sweep
  • Activity 6-2
  • Activity 6-3
  • Styled Sweep (Shape Studio)
    • Touch Curve
    • Orientation Curve
    • Attributes
    • Shape Control
  • Activity 6-4
  • Activity 6-5

 

Lesson 7 - Blending – 1.5 hours, 10 topics

  • Face Blend
  • Creating a 2-Face Blend
    • Cross Section Options
    • Shape Options
    • Using Constraining and Limiting Geometry
    • Trim and Sew Options
  • Creating a 3-Face Blend
  • Using Two Constraint Curves
  • Activity 7-1
  • Activity 7-2
  • Styled Blend (Shape Studio)
  • Activity 7-3
  • Aesthetic Face Blend (Shape Studio)
  • Styled Corner (Shape Studio)
  • Activity 7-4

Project 2 – Overbuild and Trim 1 hour

 

Appendix A (optional) – Curve Modeling

  • Associative Lines & Arcs
  • Curve editing and trimming
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