This article by Bill Kennedy for Cutting Tool Engineering magazine details perspectives on 5-axis and 5-sided machining from five machine tool builders. Of special note is the interview with the CNC Coordinator at an Ohio job shop, Triangle Precision, who shares how his shop transitioned from 3-axis machining to 6-sided machining on a 5-axis machining center. Read the article.
General 5-Axis Info
More 5-axis information: The What, Why and How of 5-Axis CNC Machining
Imagine what Michelangelo could have done with a 5-axis CNC machine! This is a nice article by Ian Wright posted on Engineering.com The above header is our favorite line of the article and so true Read more…