File Download & Revisions
|Name||Version||Revision Date||Download Link|
|Tool Library||UTSOA Bit Library||V1.3|
|Template Library (Operations)||2D Contours|
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* Indicates a material needs to be approved by TRIG before use
|Operation||How It Works||Use-Cases||Bit(s) Required||Import File Type||Example Image|
This operation follows line work to mill a cut fully through a flat-sheet of stock.
This operation removes material from the stock block until all that remains is the mesh model.
|V-Carving||This operation follows line work to mill a cut on the surface of the stock. This operation may be used with 2D projects only.||.dxf (vector)|
Tool Bit Library
Proper feeds and speeds is required to maintain a clean bit. Notify Technology Desk if bits shows any signs of wear.
|Tool Bits||Description||Approved & Prohibited uses||Maximums Settings|
2-Flute Flat-End-Mill Bit
AKA: Roughing Bit, Milling Bit
Flat-end bits are designed to cut a singular plane of material using the side of the bit.
These bits are not designed to drill downwards, and would require a ramp or spiral approach.
4-Flute Ball-Nose Bit
AKA: Finishing Bit, Contours Bit
Ball-nose bits are designed for drilling and milling both.
Great for topography and fine detail 2.5D contouring.
AKA: Engraving Bit, Etching Bit
V-groove bits come in many different degrees, the school offers 45° and 90° options for checkout
Often used for carving, engraving, and sign design operations.