User Manual for Snapmaker Luban Rotary Module Feature (Pre-release)

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CNC Carving with Rotary Module (Linkage)

  • Choose Jog type as “4-axis”.
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  • Choose the module in the built-in gallery.
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  • Choose the file 4-axis Linkage CNC Carved Lion
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  • Load the file into the ‘Edit’ section.  Set the length and diameter.
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  • Click the “Process” section.
    • Preview the model
    • Generate the G-code file
    • Load G-code to Workplace
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  • View the sliced model.
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  • Notice:
  • Select the Slicing mode as “Linkage” with this model.
  • Work speed and plunge speed should be the same.
    • Epoxy Tooling board: 300mm/s
    • Solid wood(Maple wood, Oakwood): 120mm/s
  • Different between “Linkage” and “Rotation”.
    • Linkage: Hollow out the material.
    • Rotation: The cutter does not creat hollowed out areas.

CNC Carving with Rotary Module(Rotation)

  • Choose Jog type as “4-axis”
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  • Add an image in the CNC section.
    • Adjust it into the white rectangle.
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  • Load the image to Process section
    • Choose bit type
    • Adjust the target depth and the step-down value
    • Set work speed and plunge value
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  • Preview tool path and then simulate the model.
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  • Generate G-code file and load it to the workplace.
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  • Start to work with the Rotary Module.
  • Notice:
  • Select the Slicing mode as “Linkage” with this model.
  • Work speed and plunge speed should be the same.
    • Epoxy Tooling board: 300mm/s
    • Solid wood(Maple wood, Oakwood): 120mm/s
  • Different between “Linkage” and “Rotation”.
    • Linkage: Hollow out the material.
    • Rotation: The cutter does not creat hollowed out areas.

Laser engraving with Rotary Module (Rotation)

  • Choose the job type as “4-axis”
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  • Choose the file, Rotary Laser Engraving Lion.
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  • Load the file to the Edit section.
    • Choose the grayscale mode
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  • Load the file to the Process section.
    • Set the power, work speed and dwell time.
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  • Generate the G-code file and load it to workplace.
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What should the step down be for hard wood like maple or walnut when using the rotary module and included vcarve bit?