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drilling with endmills

Postby peeew3 » Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:56 am

So my team has been given access to a cnc shark hd4, and some WCP endmills were recommended.

Even though they are flat, can we still drill holes straight down with them even if we need to go a bit slower than a bit with a pointed tip?
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Re: drilling with endmills

Postby Bob » Fri Jun 14, 2019 9:34 am

WCP?
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Re: drilling with endmills

Postby Kayvon » Fri Jun 14, 2019 2:58 pm

West Coast Products.

Yes, you can drill with a flat end mill. VCarve has a "pecking" drill that allows you to pull out every so often, which aids in removing debris from the hole.
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