5-Axis Milling

Estimated cost: More than R20 000
Field Of Study: Manufacturing
Department Name: Industrial Engineering


To understand the history of 5 axis machines
To understand the reasons behind using 5 axis machines
To understand the basic principles of 5 axis milling machines
To know and understand the importance of work holding related to 5 axis milling
To understand why cutting tool and tool holder selection is so critical to 5 axis milling
To understand how to implement the different milling strategies from 3 axis milling up to 5 axis simultaneous milling
To understand the importance of proper simulation and how such simulation is set up
To understand through case studies what the financial and economic benefits of 5 axis milling are

Entry Requirement: Grade 12/Matric Certificate
Certificate Type: Attendance
Delivery Mode: Contact
Duration: 5 days
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: A De Beer
Contact Person Email: au1@sun.ac.za
Contact Person Phone: (021) 808 3927
Latest Year Offered: 2023