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CAM2

2019

2018

FARO® Knowledge Base

Supported Datum Types in CAM2

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Overview

CAM2® 2018 supports planar and linear datum types. When applying datums to a feature, it is important to select the correct type, to avoid incorrect calculations. The table below details what features can be used as datums, and how / where datum type is located.

Download a PDF of this procedure:  GDT001: Supported Datum Types

Key
GDT001LineFeature.jpg Feature
GDT001LineDatum.jpg Datum type / location

 

Feature Planar Datum Linear Datum Comments
Plane GDT001PlanePlanar.jpg Not Supported  
Line Not Supported GDT001LineLinear.jpg  
Point Not Supported Not Supported Multiple points can be used to construct a supported feature.
Vector Point GDT001VectorPlanar.jpg Not Supported  
Circle GDT001CirclePlanar.jpg GDT001CircleLinear.jpg  
Sphere Not Supported Not Supported Multiple spheres can be used to construct a supported feature.
Cylinder Not Supported GDT001CylinderLinear.jpg  
Cone Not Supported GDT001ConeLinear.jpg  
Round Slot GDT001RoundSlotPlanar.jpg GDT001RoundSlotLinear.jpg  
Rectangular Slot GDT001RectSlotPlanar.jpg GDT001RectSlotLinear.jpg  
Ellipse GDT001EllipsePlanar.jpg GDT001EllipseLinear.jpg  
Torus GDT001TorusPlanar.jpg Not Supported  

See Also

 

Keywords:

GD&T, Help Sheet, GDT001