Secrets of 5-Axis Machining is the one reference manual you have been waiting for. Up until this point, there was nowhere to turn for unbiased, practical knowledge on the subject. Packed with hundreds of full color illustrations and detailed explanations, Secrets of 5-Axis Machining is sure to improve the efficiency of your shop. Whether you have been curious about 5-axis machining and have yet to take on the challenge, or you’re currently using multiaxis machining, this book will be an asset to you.
There are many myths and misconceptions surrounding the topic of 5-axis machining. For the first time, all these misconceptions will be explained and presented in a clear, easy-to-understand format. Learn the best applications for multiaxis machining. It’s not just for complicated parts. Utilizing some of these multiaxis tricks on simple parts can save you time and money.
- Common Misconceptions
- Know Your Machine
- Cutting Strategies
- Indexing Work
- Simultaneous Work
- Machine Simulation
What people are saying about Secrets of 5-Axis:
“… this great book will allow operators, NC programmers and anybody interested in multiaxis machining to learn and understand the reality of 5-axis machining. The crystal clear wording and perfect overview make this book easy to read and simple to understand for everyone, from beginner to expert.”
– Yavuz Murtezaoglu, Managing Director
“This book explains 5-axis machining in simple terms most people in the field will appreciate and quickly understand. The colorful graphics are nothing short of amazing and generously sprinkled throughout the book with incredible detail. Dozens of machining applications are illustrated and explained while taking much of the fear out of driving these complex machine tools. Anyone associated with 5-axis machine tools has much to gain by reading this book.”
– Mark Summers, President
CNC Softare, Inc.
“Karlo clearly spent a lot of time transferring his many years of experience into this book. Secrets of 5-Axis Machining contains more detailed color graphics from more industries than I’ve ever seen in a technical book. The result is an excellent book for anyone involved in this industry. Stop reading the back cover and start reading the contents!”
– Jon Prun, President
“Well written, beautifully illustrated, practical and completely relevant. The first thing anyone should do who is even considering getting into 5-axis machining is buy this book.”
– Charles Davis
NEXGEN Manufacturing Systems
“Secrets of 5-Axis Machining provides the reader with a detailed overview of the 5-axis machine configurations, setups and programming techniques. The book is very useful for anyone looking to buy a 5-axis machine … The detailed information provided about the variety of 5-axis machines makes it valuable for existing customers too. I can also see it as a good course book for colleges and universities.”
– Mariana Lendel, Mastercam Trainer