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2.5- and 3-axis milling
programming

Production of body parts, mold&dies and any other parts on a 3-axis milling machine.
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It’s easy to get a toolpath in SprutCAM

In SprutCAM you get the first toolpath without setting any parameters at all.
After that, you can play with parameters, visually controlling the result.
3-axis milling in SprutCAM

Remove material quickly

The new “Adaptive” strategy for high-speed machining. Used for fast material removal. Rapid calculation and kinder on the tool.

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在CAM系统中快速清除材料
SprutCAM中的三轴铣削

3-axis milling in SprutCAM

Get the required surface quality

Comprehensive finishing toolpath strategies including scallop and morph will help you to obtain the desired surface finish.

3-axis milling in SprutCAM

Remove material quickly

在CAM系统中快速清除材料

The new “Adaptive” strategy for high-speed machining. Used for fast material removal. Rapid calculation and kinder on the tool.

Watch demo

3-axis milling in SprutCAM

Get the required surface quality

SprutCAM中的三轴铣削

Comprehensive finishing toolpath strategies including scallop and morph will help you to obtain the desired surface finish.

Collision control during toolpath calculation

SprutCAM takes into an account real machine kinematic limitations for initial toolpath calculation. There is no need for postprocessing and separate simulation for collision and axis limits control.

Tool holder collision control

Tool holder collisions handling during toolpath calculation.

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Moving parts collision control

Possible collisions between moving machine parts and with the workpiece are handled automatically during toolpath calculation.

Axis limits control

Axis limits are considered during toolpath calculation.

3-axis machining time-savers

Automatic rest material removal, hole recognition, flat faces detection

Save time with automatic rest material machining

Rest machining removes material that a previous tool or operation could not remove.

In SprutCAM areas for rest machining are detected automatically. Thus SprutCAM saves machinist’s time for toolpath creation and the machine time

Primarily useful for freeform surfaces machining.

Save time with automatic “select same diameter” feature for holes machining

Select a set of holes with one click and run toolpath calculation. Huge time-saver for parts with large number of holes.

For example part for heat exchangers can contain 2000 holes each. This automation saves hours for CNC machinist.

Save time with automatic flat faces detection

Automatic flat faces detection makes additional passes for all flat faces within the machining area. Additional machining of flat faces during roughing waterline are not required.

Save time with automatic rest material machining

Rest machining removes material that a previous tool or operation could not remove.

In SprutCAM areas for rest machining are detected automatically. Thus SprutCAM saves machinist’s time for toolpath creation and the machine time

Primarily useful for freeform surfaces machining.

Save time with automatic “select same diameter” feature for holes machining

Select a set of holes with one click and run toolpath calculation. Huge time-saver for parts with large number of holes.

For example part for heat exchangers can contain 2000 holes each. This automation saves hours for CNC machinist.

Save time with automatic flat faces detection

Automatic flat faces detection makes additional passes for all flat faces within the machining area. Additional machining of flat faces during roughing waterline are not required.

3-axis toolpath suite

Roughing waterline

Hole machining operation

Contour (2D contour)

Industry standard toolpath. Roughing waterline in SprutCAM is smart and fast. There are equidistant, parallel, adaptive and high-speed strategies.

Drilling, tapping, centering, countersinking, boring, milling of holes.

The most versatile operation. You can select planar curves as a job assignment.

Full list of 3-axis machining strategies

Roughing:
face milling, roughing waterline, roughing plane, pocketing, hole machining.

Rest machining:
pencil, corners cleanup.

Finishing:
2D contour, 3D contour, morph, scallop, 3D helical, waterline, flat land, plane, optimized plane, complex, combine, engraving.

All 3-axis toolpaths can be used with multi-axis and mill-turn CNC machines

Roughing waterline

Hole machining operation

Contour (2D contour)

Full list of 3-axis machining strategies:

Roughing:
face milling, roughing waterline, roughing plane, pocketing, hole machining.

Rest machining:
pencil, corners cleanup.

Finishing:
2D contour, 3D contour, morph, scallop, 3D helical, waterline, flat land, plane, optimized plane, complex, combine, engraving.

All 3-axis toolpaths can be used with multi-axis and mill-turn CNC machines

Sketch based machining

Design a part in the included 2D CAD and use it directly for machining

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