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HSM Toolpaths Chapter Added to Feeds and Speeds Cookbook

Jul 14, 2011   //   by   //   Blog, Software, Techniques  //  No Comments

I just finished posting the HSM Toolpaths chapter to the Feeds and Speeds Cookbook. If you’ve been wondering why those crazy swirly toolpaths are so popular, what the advantages for them might be, or how to figure feeds and speeds for HSM, check it out.

GibbsCAM HSM GibbsCAM no HSM

Comparison of the same pocket done with HSM and conventional toolpaths in GibbsCAM as shown by the GWE CNC Simulator

 

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