Five-Axis Machine Provides Large Work Envelope
IMTS 2018: C.R. Onsrud’s Qube series of CNC machines offers a fully enclosed large work envelope with chip collection and five-axis machining capabilities.
The right route starts with the workpiece, but there are many other considerations.
Finding a way to fixture contoured marine propellers proved to be this shop’s biggest challenge in developing an effective automated machining cell.
Hand-scraping the mating surfaces of a CNC machine tool’s motion system offers myriad advantages.