Week 9: 4-axis

For this weeks assignment I decided to make a very simple design in vectorworks to focus on getting used to the 4-axis machine. Using a scrap piece of Purple Heart I created a small bulbous shape. Here was the process:

Ultimately- I was pleasantly surprised by how well Purple Heart milled. The final pass gave a nice finish to the wood and I was impressed by how detailed the mill could be for such a small object. I look forward to working with this tool more. 

Week 7: Foosball Player

Week 6: The Wood Lathe