CNC Machining with VisualMill

This hands-on course will teach you how to machine your 2D and 3D models with a CNC machine, using a general-purpose CAM software, VisualMill. You will learn how to generate a toolpath for various types of machining operations, how to generate a G-code, and how to modify and customize it to run any CNC machine.

Topics include:
  • Overview of VisualMill user interface
  • VisualMill Workflow
  • Facing
  • Pocketing
  • Profiling
  • Hole Pocketing
  • Thread Milling
  • Horizontal Roughing
  • Plunge Roughing
  • 2 1/2 Axis machining operations
  • 3 Axis Milling
  • 3 Axis Drilling
  • 3 Axis Tapping and Boring
  • 4 Axis machining
  • Engraving
  • 4 Axis Hole Making
  • 5 Axis machining
  • Toolpath generation
  • Toolpath Editing
  • Simulation of machining operations
  • G-code Generation and Editing
  • Machining Projects

Duration
2 days; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm or 3 Saturdays, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.
Trainees receive a certificate upon completion.

Cost
CDN$884.00* (includes Training Manual - $79 value + $100 credit**)
Student/teacher price: $595.00*
Trainees receive a certificate upon completion.
 
Location: 100 Golden Tulip Crescent, Toronto — Markham Ontario L6C 1W4
Nearby hotel: Monte Carlo Inn, Markham (corporate rates available for the attendees)
* HST extra; discounts are available for more than 2 people from the same company.
** $100 credit towards the purchase of a commercial license of Rhino or its bundles - not valid with other offers.
Examples of course exercises
CNC Machining with madCAM
CNC Machining with madCAM
CNC Machining with madCAM