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Which of the following is the best example for milling a 0.375inch slot on a vertical milling machine? A) Use a 0.375inch diameter end mill and take the cut in one pass B) Use a 0.250inch diameter end mill and take two passes each overlapping one another C) Use a 0.125inch diameter end mill and take three passes each overlapping each another

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• ### Deciding on Best Depth and Width of Cut When Milling

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A CNC milling machine uses a feed rate given in inches per revolution (IPR). What is the feed in inches per revolution for a four fluted end mill with a recommended chip load per tooth of 0.014 inches?

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A CNC milling machine uses a feed rate given in inches per revolution (IPR). What is the feed in inches per revolution for a four fluted end mill with a recommended chip load per tooth of 0.014 inches?

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Aug 09, 2009 · I am getting ready to manufacture a run of aluminum parts next month and would like to know the best type of end mills for the job. I am using a Bridgeport J head mill and will be cutting a 1/2 inch wide slot in 3/4 inch bar stock.

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Dec 09, 2008 · The aluminum is 6061T6 .063 sheet and I''m trying to mill 1/8" slots in it. Of course my mill is the standard "Sieg X2" with some conversions to make it easier to live with. I mostly use it to torment plastic blocks or knock the edge off aluminum angle and the like, so this is the first more or less complex machining I''ve done on it.

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• ### Deciding on Best Depth and Width of Cut When Milling

I got a note recently from a GWizard user who wanted to know how to decide on best depth and width of cut when milling. It''s a great question. Most machinists, I suspect, use rules of thumb and habit more than anything else unless the situation dictates something in particular based on the dimensions of []

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• ### Introduction to Milling Tools and Their Appliion

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• ### Deciding on Best Depth and Width of Cut When Milling

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• ### How to cut slots without a mill? : metalworking

A slot that big in that material will take you no time at all. level 2. Alternatively you can buy strips of aluminum Tslot track and bolt that to your plate. Either way, you will drill far fewer holes and it''s a lot less work. A router and end mill bit can do a ton of things real mills can. Not too terribly expensive either, and can be

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