Improving toolpaths of spindle lock

CNC toolpaths of spindle lock for the Precision Matthews PM25MV milling machine are improved in Fusion 360, reducing milling time while making a few copies for others. This is an update to this video.https://www.youtube.com/embed/N3u1j7b4hao

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Spindle lock for PM25 CNC milling machine (improved)

An improved spindle lock is added to the Precision Matthews PM25MV milling machine to safely and quickly change the tool. The improvements include a switch to tell LinuxCNC when the spindle is locked, preventing attempts at motion while locked, and a change that hastens operation. The spindle lock is installed…

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DeWalt DW872 Cold Saw Lubrication

The DeWalt DW872 Metal Cutting Saw cuts steel, aluminum, and a variety of other materials. Following the advice of a viewer, we test what effect using lubrication and air to clear the chips has on the surface finish of cuts in aluminum. Using lubricant improves the surface finish and cutting…

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