The school purchased a Professor HDX 2ft by 3ft CNC Router for the lab in 2017. The students will use it to make all sorts of projects.
Use the following link to MAKE: website to read about the basics of CNC Routing
Once you have created a tool path for the project you are going to create, it is time to go to the CNC Router to make it.
Uploading your project to the CNC Router
Securing the material to the table
Installing the tool needed
Homing the XYZ axis
Starting the Job
|Material||Tool Type||Spindle Speed||Feed Rate|
|MDF Cutting||0.25" Upcut||18000||100ipm|
|Pine Cutting||0.25" Upcut||18000||100ipm|
Inventor is 3D modelling software. Use the following tutorials to get from a 3D model in Inventor to the CNC Router for 2D and 3D applications
Inventor to V-carve tutorial coming soon – YouTube