CNC or Computer numerical control is a way to command the functions of a machine through computer programming. Simply put, you can operate your machine by putting in commands through the CNC. CNC machines hold an ability to cut, grind, shape, carve and mould any given material into a desired finished product by using the g-code language, which uses the operator’s commands to instruct the machine into doing things accordingly. The market today offered various kinds of CNC machines. All these CNC machines can be highly diverse, both in functions and in axis as well. The most common CNC routers in the market, however, are the 3 axis CNC router and the 4 axis CNC router. If you are seeking to use the CNC routers to make the operation of your machinery easier, you should choose a CNC router that works best for you. To help you determine that, we have differentiated between the 3 axis CNC router and 4 axis CNC router below. Take a look at the points below and choose a CNC router for yourself accordingly.
3 AXIS CNC ROUTER
The most popular and common technique used for industrial process is the 3 axis machining. Using the 3 axis machines allows the router to work upon the material that lies on 3 axes, that are X, Y, and Z. OMNI 3 axis CNC router can be your option. This various uses of this CNC router can be the construction industry, which includes architectural decoration, kitchen cabinet and doors, curtain wall etc., sign and advertising industry, including indoor and outdoor signage, engraving, 3D letters, etc., models and prototyping industry, including plastics and composites, solid surface material, etc. and also marine industry and non-ferrous metals. The different sizes in which this router is available are 4X8 CNC Router, 5X10 CNC router and 6X10 CNC router. The frame structure of this router is solid steel and it has a high frequency of about 4hp to 6hp spindle. It has a user-friendly operator interface with a high-speed 3-axis Motion Controller which comes with a DSP remote Control.
4 AXIS CNC ROUTER
A 4 axis machine is based on the axes XYZ+1 and reduces the cycle time. Thus, making industrial operations quicker. OMNI 4 axis CNC Router betters the performance as compared to 3 AXIS CNC router. It also increases the productivity and that too, with low maintenance requirement. The frame structure of the machine is steel again with some gantry support and ISO30 9kw frequency spindle. The structure of the machine is rigid to provide enough strength for high-speed machining at a pace of +- 135° on C axis suiting different production requirement. The usage of the machine is best suited for various woodworking project like Victorian furniture, such as soffit, crown molding, wall frame, stair jamb, column, balustrade, automotive interior and exterior, mold, art and crafts, chair, 3D work etc. It can work on various materials like plastics, metal, wood, resins and create beautiful designs.