CNC machine carves piece of PVC

And now it is a significant day, CNC machine comrade. Beehiwe involved in the whirlpool a busy amateur life.

First thing for testof  CNC was building coil for homemade model metal detector Quasar. Construction of metal detector can be found on the author’s website

The material for the body coil was chosen foamed sheet pvc plastik 3mm thickness. Easy material pliant white which  sold in stores that sell materials for advertising makers, simply cuted with paper knife and glued . Since it was glued in a sandwich  thickness 9mm machine had to mill body of coil.

And now photos))))


Drawing of coil in CorelDraw.

Preparing 3D model in ArtCAM it translate model into codes familiar to CNC.

Switch on the CNC  and run Mach 2 program.

Video of process.

Step 1.


Grind the surface.

Carve and polish the ends.

That’s all we have wonderful hull later it will put coil and everything will be flooded with resin.

That’s all thank you for your attention!


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