Add/Edit Shot Sleeve

Create and edit a virtual shot sleeve in Inspire Cast.

  1. Click the Casting tab.
  2. Click the Components icon.

  3. Click the Add/Edit Shot Sleeve icon.

  4. Click the cookie on the runner to create the shot sleeve.
    Note: If there is no cookie already created, Inspire Cast will create it automatically.
    Inspire Cast creates a shot sleeve.

  5. Use the microdialog options to define the shot sleeve's length and diameter, and to set its velocity controls.

  6. Right-click and mouse through the check mark to exit, or double-right-click.

Microdialog Options

Define the diameter and length of the shot sleeve.

Option Description

Enter the diameter for an automatically created cookie.

Enter the length of the shot sleeve.
Piston velocity control Select By Time or By Position.
Add/Remove Data Points Add or delete rows from the velocity control table.
View Plot View the velocity plot.
Note: Each node corresponds to a line in the velocity control table. You can change the plot by clicking and dragging the nodes.