5 Axis Robotic Arm

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Live Image of the Robot Room

Cutting Volume Robot: 72” x 270 Degrees
Floor Mounted Turntable: 360 deg
Schedule Time on Machine You can schedule cutting time on this machine using the
Online Calendar

This machine uses Power Mill to generate code for the mill. It is complicated to use and requires training in order to use the robot.

Link to various tutorials on the robot

This includes:

  • 3 Axis cutting on the robot
  • 5 Axis cutting on the robot
  • Using the rotary turn table
  • Setting up and running the robot
End Mills and Supplies

This machine is open for use.  However, students need to provide their own materials.

This machine comes with an integral tool changer. Tools for the robot are supplied by the shop.

Access to Machine

In order to gain access to this machine, students need to go through an orientation on its use. Orientations are given by fabrication monitors. Simply schedule a time with a fabrication monitor during one of their shifts. After completing the orientation, an Advanced Technology staff member will enable your login on the machine.