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Mill Training

Overview

Milling machines are generally the most used machine tool in a machine shop and are capable of performing numerous machining operations. The following information will give you a better understanding of how these machines are used and work.

If you are looking for a print of the test piece you can find it here

Shop Training

The shop provides training in the form of permit upgrades. The following permit upgrades deal with mills:

Videos

All shop videos can be found on our Youtube page: UWStudentShop.

Shop Speeds and Feeds Calculator

These speeds are optimized for engineering students learning to machine, professionals may want to use a different calculator.

Recommended Reading

Machine Shop Trade Secrets by James A Harvey

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