PowerMill Class


3 Lessons

1,183 Enrolled

Beginner Level

PowerMill provides comprehensive milling strategies for high-speed and 5-axis machining, providing you with the tools you need for manufacturing molds, dies, and highly complex parts. In this class, we will take a look at using PowerMill to program a variety of different milling parts. While this class is meant to familiarize you with the details of programming parts in PowerMill, the main objective of this class is to teach you the workflow of programming parts in PowerMill. Focusing on the workflow as opposed to specific tools and details in the software will ensure the smoothest possible transition between programming parts in this class, and confidently taking what you've learned into your own shop.

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Introduction to Milling

Lesson 1: Introduction to Milling

In this lesson, we will take an introductory look at programming parts using PowerMill's traditional roughing and finishing strategies.

Introduction to Milling

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Intermediate Milling

Lesson 2: Intermediate Milling

In this lesson, we will take a deeper look at PowerMill's traditional roughing and finishing strategies, while also introducing 2.5D machining in PowerMill.

Intermediate Milling

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Introduction to 5-Axis Milling

Lesson 3: Introduction to 5-Axis Milling

In this lesson, we will take an introductory look at programming 5-axis part in PowerMill, all while reviewing the information covered up to this point in the class.

Introduction to 5-Axis Milling

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