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What end mills to buy?

Discussion in 'CNC Mills/Routers' started by SamKircher, Jul 23, 2017.

  1. SamKircher

    SamKircher Well-Known
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    Hi Guys,

    I have just ordered all the parts for my Sphinx XL build, super excited!

    I have no idea what I am doing when it comes to most of this, but my main problem right now is I have no idea what end mills or other tooling I should get. I want to mainly machine plastics, acrylic and uhmwpe. But I would like to try some aluminium and wood as well.

    So does anyone have any suggestions where to start? I have seen some upcut single flute suggestions for plastic. But I really don't know. Any help would be appreciated
     

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