W. Nutsch, Guida pratica alla lavorazione del legno, Simone Editore (https://www.sistemieditoriali.it/catalogo/vse_e307.htm)
Objectives: competence required to select, setup and operate a machine tool for wood production, this include the setup of the process parameters and selection of tooling. Programming of machine tool using a CAM software
Oral lessons, didactic visit to production companies for wood products and machine tool manufacturers
didactic material is available on the Moodle on-line repository
Type of Assessment
Oral examination + exercise on GCode programming
The course will present the different typologies of machine tool for wood product, with special care about the machine tool components, tooling (material, geometry, process parameters). The machining operations will be studied in detail to enable the student to proficiently select the optimal process parameters and program the toolpath using a CAM software.