New versions of SMARTElectrode released
New updates for SMARTElectrode are available now. SMARTElectrode 184.108.40.206 The version can be used from Creo Parametric 220.127.116.11. What’s new in 18.104.22.168? Open complete changelog here...
How to customize sort order in SMARTElectrode burnsheet and export
In this blog post, you will learn more about the sort order of electrodes in burnsheet and how to customize the order in export. Note: These enhancements..
How to customize placement rules for blanks in SMARTElectrode
This blog post explains how you can customize the blank placement rules to suit to your needs. SMARTElectrode offers the possibility of preparing different types of..
SMARTElectrode 22.214.171.124 released
SMARTElectrode 126.96.36.199 for Creo Parametric 7.0 is now available for download. This release supports the new features for multi-body design introduced in Creo Parametric 7.0. Detailed information..
SMARTElectrode 188.8.131.52 released
SMARTElectrode 184.108.40.206 for Creo Parameric is now available! This release supports Creo Parametric 4.0, 5.0 and 6.0 and automates the design of sinking electrodes. Detailed information about..
SMARTElectrode 220.127.116.11 released
A new release of SMARTElectrode 18.104.22.168 to support the design of sinking electrodes in Creo Parametric is now available. This update includes minor bugfixes and improvements for data..
SMARTElectrode 22.214.171.124 released
A new release of SMARTElectrode 126.96.36.199 to support the design of sinking electrodes in Creo Parametric is now available. The most important changes at a glance: SMARTElectrode is..
SMARTElectrode 188.8.131.52 released
A new release of SMARTElectrode 184.108.40.206 to support the design of sinking electrodes in Creo Parametric is now available. The most important changes at a glance: New user..
New Selection Tools for Electrodes
With the release of the SMARTElectrode 220.127.116.11 some improvements in geometry selection are also available. In detail these are: New selection tool “Tool tip” Integration of the shape-based..
Dynamic Editing of Cutout Features
In SMARTElectrode 18.104.22.168, size and position can be changed dynamically after selecting the geometry. Application of dynamic editing After selecting the surface for manufacturing,..
Add workiece dimensions automatically
With the new version SMARTElectrode 22.214.171.124, workpiece dimensions can now be created automatically. Use of the my_drawing_format.cfg The use of the configuration file is briefly explained here..
New User Interface “Start Position”
Starting with SMARTElectrode 126.96.36.199 it is possible to interactively define the start positions of the electrodes for the eroding process in a separate user interface. The definition of..
Improved Workflow for Import of third-party Electrodes
With the new release SMARTElectrode 188.8.131.52, the import of old or third-party electrodes has been improved. There are a number of reasons why third-party electrodes have to..
SMARTElectrode 184.108.40.206 released
A new version of SMARTElectrode 220.127.116.11 to support the design of sinking electrodes in Creo Parametric is now available. The most important changes at a glance: Automatic update..
Automatic update when operation zero is changed
From SMARTElectrode 18.104.22.168 it is possible to change the zero points of the electrode assembly interactively in Creo Parametric. Two methods are now available for editing: Redefinition using..
Notifications in burnsheet
The display and editing of notifications in the burn list has been further improved in SMARTElectrode 22.214.171.124. Available messages are: Info – Electrode is a copy of..
Data output improvements for INGERSOLL
In SMARTElectrode 126.96.36.199 the data output for die-sinking EDM machines from INGERSOLL has been improved. A new feature is the output of the electrode type, which results from the technology..
New manufacturing templates for use with Creo NC
Starting with SMARTElectrode 188.8.131.52, updated and new manufacturing templates for Creo NC are included. NC programming can be considerably simplified by using NC templates. Templates can be..
New interfaces to EDM programming
In addition to existing general output functionality, SMARTElectrode 184.108.40.206 introduces a new specific Post-Processor UI with newly developed interfaces to EDM. This new feature is available..
SMARTElectrode 220.127.116.11 released
SMARTElectrode 18.104.22.168 for PTC Creo Parametric 4.0, 5.0 and 6.0 is now available.The most important changes at a glance: New interfaces to EDM programming New Cutout UI..
Improvements Data Output UI
UI for data output offers some new improvements in SMARTElectrode 22.214.171.124: Name of Operation Exports will be named like selected operation by default. All operations of electrode..
Effective burn-area in Base UI
SMARTElectrode 126.96.36.199 offers input for effective burn-area on 2nd tab “Details” in Base UI for complete definition of technology parameters. Also workpiece material was added to UI..
Redefine Electrode Assembly
Electrode assembly definition can be loaded and changed in SMARTElectrode 188.8.131.52. This new functionality may be helpful, especially when working with reference parts. Also the start value..
New Cutout UI
There is a new user interface for definition of cutouts available in SMARTElectrode 184.108.40.206. Users can now adjust position and dimensions before solid and cutout are created. UI can..
SMARTElectrode 220.127.116.11 released
A new version SMARTElectrode 18.104.22.168 is now available. The most important changes are: Updated UDF’s for operation highlight Available UDF’s: operation_surface:..
SMARTElectrode 10.0 M080 released
A new release SMARTElectrode 10.0 M080 is now available. See here for a list of all changes.
SMARTElectrode 22.214.171.124 released
A new release SMARTElectrode 126.96.36.199 is now available. The most important changes are: [RM-6969][RM-7137] Operations or electrodes selectable for output Complete operations or single electrodes can..
SMARTElectrode 10.0 M050 released
A new release SMARTElectrode 10.0 M050 is now available. Current changes: [RM-6551] Active Configuration Customer configuration will be saved to “%USERPROFILE%\Documents\buw\SMARTElectrode\configuration” for new installations. At startup, the..
SMARTElectrode 10.0 M040 released
A new release SMARTElectrode 10.0 M040 is now available. Current changes: [RM-5578] Notifications in burnsheet UI Notifications show additional information and warnings for electrodes. Click on..
SMARTElectrode 10.0 M030 released
A new release SMARTElectrode 10.0 M030 is now available. Current changes: Setup Wizard New Setup Wizard on 1st start of application to help users to configure..