Suggested feedrates

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Suggested feedrates and cutting depth for different materials

(Please send us your own experience data, and we will update the chart)

Material Feed Rate,mm/min(IPM) Cutter Spindle RPM ZTW Spindle Input (Volt) Cutting Depth,mm (inch) Note
Corian 750 1/8" End Mill 15000 1(0.04) Countertop material
Extruded Polystyrene Fast as you can go 1/8 End Mill 6000 As deep as the cutter will allow
High-density polyethylene(HDPE) 1500(60) 0.125" End Mill 36 2.5(0.1) max without deflection on 12x12x12
High-density polyethylene(HDPE) 2700(108) 0.125" End Mill 36 1.6(0.0625) max without deflection on 12x12x12
Soft Wood 600 1
Hard Wood 300 0.2 (1/8 end mill)
Aluminum 800 1mm ballnose 36 0.02 Tested on 7x7 3D,with lubricant
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