NC Import for KeyCreator is a Numeric Control NC program (.nc) file import add-in for KeyCreator. This add-in gives KeyCreator the ability to import toolpath data from NC program files. CNC Machines worldwide use Numeric Control (.nc, .ncc or .cnc) files to convert programmed instructions to tool movement. NC programs consist of a sequence of codes with parameter data to arrive at a precise description of the toolpath. NC Import for KeyCreator reads NC program files and recreates the toolpath. The tool movements programmed in NC files are converted in into corresponding line, arc or circle objects and added to the active KeyCreator document.
NC Import for KeyCreator is designed to be extremely user friendly and easy to understand. Once installed, it must be loaded into the KeyCreator environment. To load the add-in follow the simple instructions in the ReadMe file. Once loaded it adds new commands KeyCreator. It also adds a new submenu called "NC Import for KeyCreator" to the KeyCreator's "Add-Ins" menu containing the commands.