A Vertical Milling Machine Can Save Space in Your Shop

December 1st, 2017

Although there are many different CNC mills on the market, they typically fall into two broad categories—vertical CNC machines and horizontal CNC machines. Another, less common type of CNC machine is the universal CNC machine, which converts from a vertical mill to a horizontal mill, offering the best qualities of both types of machine in… Read more »

How to Regulate Cutter Speed of a Machine Milling Vertical

August 24th, 2017

A vertical milling machine is built for precision cutting. Its head is designed to slide up and down instead of horizontally, thereby providing a more stable and secure worktable. To preserve the cutting accuracy of a vertical mill, there are several factors governing cutter speed that operators should look out for. The type of metal cutter… Read more »

The Importance of Controlling Cutter Speed of a Vertical CNC Mill

September 2nd, 2014

A vertical mill is designed to provide highly accurate cutting of both simple and complex shapes. As opposed to a horizontal mill, the cutting head on a vertical mill moves up and down while the table moves on the horizontal axis. This design allows for the high degree of accuracy in vertical milling, and it… Read more »

A Vertical Mill is a Handy Tool

June 27th, 2008

A milling machine is a machine tool used for shaping metal and more. Online is an excellent place to find milling machines. The two types of mills are the vertical mill and the horizontal mill. There is a spindle axis in a milling machine. The vertical variety has its spindle axis vertical. There are also… Read more »