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==Features==
 
==Features==
 
* Maximum cuttable material
 
* Maximum cuttable material
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==Collets==
 
==Collets==
 
* <del>3mm, ZC-23-3 $39.99</del> (we don’t have it)
 
* <del>3mm, ZC-23-3 $39.99</del> (we don’t have it)
* ⅛” (3.175mm) ZC-23-3175 PNC-2300A $39.99
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* ⅛" (3.175mm) ZC-23-3175 PNC-2300A $39.99
* ~15/64” = 3.75/16” (6mm) ZC-23-6 $39.99
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* ~15/64" = 3.75/16" (6mm) ZC-23-6 $39.99
* ¼” (6.35mm) ZC-23-635 $35.99
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* ¼" (6.35mm) ZC-23-635 $35.99
  
 
==Mill bits==
 
==Mill bits==
* Shanks available:
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* Roughing/Drafting & 2D cutting
** ⅛” (3.175mm)
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** '''Flat end mill GMHT14F5''' [https://www.amazon.com/CGC-Tools-GMHT14F5-Ultra-High-Performance/dp/B00NABVDRK $7.98] 5 Flute, 1/4" Diameter, 3/4" LOC, 2-1/2" OAL
** ~15/64” = 3.75/16” (6mm)
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** Flat end mill 1/8" (taken from another CNC)
** ¼” (6.35mm)
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* Finishing / Detailing
* Mill bit ⅛” flat
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** '''Ball Nose End Mill 1/8"''' (taken from another CNC)
* Mill bit ⅛” round
 
* Mill bit ¼” flat
 
* Mill bit ¼” round
 
  
 
==Spanners==
 
==Spanners==
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* (maybe?) hard woods
 
* (maybe?) hard woods
 
* Resins
 
* Resins
===Forbidden===
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* ANY METAL IS FORBIDDEN
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==='''Forbidden'''===
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* '''ANY METAL IS FORBIDDEN'''
 
* Aluminum
 
* Aluminum
 
* Steel
 
* Steel
 
==Cutting settings per mill and material==
 
* Horizontal speed
 
** [http://www.cgctool.com/calculator Calculator]
 
* Vertical speed
 
* Cutting depth
 
  
 
==Links==
 
==Links==
 
* [https://www.rolanddga.com/products/3d/mdx-40a-benchtop-cnc-mill/accessories Roland MDX-40a Accessories]
 
* [https://www.rolanddga.com/products/3d/mdx-40a-benchtop-cnc-mill/accessories Roland MDX-40a Accessories]
 
* [http://support.rolanddga.com/docs/documents/departments/technical%20services/manuals%20and%20guides/mdx-40a_use_en_r1.pdf Roland MDX-40a User’s Manual]
 
* [http://support.rolanddga.com/docs/documents/departments/technical%20services/manuals%20and%20guides/mdx-40a_use_en_r1.pdf Roland MDX-40a User’s Manual]

Revision as of 22:46, 2 May 2017

This CNC Milling machine is not set up yet. It is being prepared by Adrian B. Please contact me if you need help.







Features

  • Maximum cuttable material
    • 123mm = 4.84in high
    • 305x305mm = 12x12in wide
    • 4kg = 8.8lb
  • Operating speed
    • XY-axis : 7 to 3000 mm/min. (0.28 to 118 in./m)
    • Z-axis : 7 to 1800 mm/min. (0.28 to 70.8 in./m)
    • 2 mm/min step for 7 to 60 mm/min(0.28 to 2.36 in./m)
    • 60 mm/min step for 60 to 3000 mm/min(2.36 to 118 in./m).
  • Software resolution
    • 0.01 mm/step (0.00039 in./step) (RML-1),
    • 0.001 mm/step (0.000039 in./step) (NC code)
  • Mechanical resolution
    • 0.002 mm/step (0.000078 in./step) (micro-step control)
  • Spindle rotation
    • 4,500 to 15,000 rpm
  • Control command sets
    • RML-1
    • NC code
  • Power consumption
    • Approx. 210 W
  • External dimensions
    • Width x depth x height : 669 x 760 x 554 mm (26.4 x 30 x 21.9 in.)
  • Weight
    • 65 kg

Base

Collets

  • 3mm, ZC-23-3 $39.99 (we don’t have it)
  • ⅛" (3.175mm) ZC-23-3175 PNC-2300A $39.99
  • ~15/64" = 3.75/16" (6mm) ZC-23-6 $39.99
  • ¼" (6.35mm) ZC-23-635 $35.99

Mill bits

  • Roughing/Drafting & 2D cutting
    • Flat end mill GMHT14F5 $7.98 5 Flute, 1/4" Diameter, 3/4" LOC, 2-1/2" OAL
    • Flat end mill 1/8" (taken from another CNC)
  • Finishing / Detailing
    • Ball Nose End Mill 1/8" (taken from another CNC)

Spanners

  • 10mm
  • 17mm

Hex allen keys

  • 2mm

Materials

Allowed

  • Soft woods
  • (maybe?) hard woods
  • Resins

Forbidden

  • ANY METAL IS FORBIDDEN
  • Aluminum
  • Steel

Links