How to Create a Vise on NX 12


Navigating through NX 12 can be tough at times. Especially when trying to compose something as challenging as a vise. However, many have done so, printed it out, and assembled it. With some simple steps, one should have no issues creating a vise model in NX 12.

Part 1
Open a new file in NX 12

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All of which will be using millimeters for the units.

Part 2
Create Vise Base

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2mm by 101.6mm and extrude up 25.4mm

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Part 3
Create Clamp Piece

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6mm by 15.4mm and extrude up 24.5mm

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Part 4
Create Gear Piece

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7mm, add threads for gear

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4mm for shaft

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4mm, add gears, and extrude back to flatten handle

Part 5
Create Gears

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7mm, create gears

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4mm in diameter, extrude back (subtraction), insert interior threads

Part 6
Create Rods

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3mm

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Part 7
Create Snap Clips

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4mm by 18.3mm

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4mm gap for snap clip

Part 8
Create Assembly part

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