Monday, January 16, 2017

Water Jet File Prep

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~gwil/gendescom/post056/WATER_JET_PREP.mp4
In this video I cover how to unroll and prepare geometry for water jet cutting from 24 gauge steel. The process involves tabbing in addition to nesting with the software plug-in Rhino Nest. Some of the tools used to generate the geometry can be found in previous tutorials here and here. Total Length: 40.49

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Master Cam 2017 | Custom 3D Toolpath

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~gwil/gendescom/post055/MC_CNC_03.mp4
In this video I cover the workflow from Rhino to Master Cam 2017 for custom 3D tool pathing. Total Length: 12.28

Master Cam 2017 | 3D

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~gwil/gendescom/post053/MC_CNC_02.mp4
In this video I cover the workflow from Rhino to Master Cam 2017 for basic 3D surfacing operations. Total Length: 30.20

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Master Cam 2017 | 2D

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~gwil/gendescom/post053/MC_CNC_01.mp4
In this video I cover the workflow from Rhino to Master Cam 2017 for basic 2D drilling, pocketing, and cutting operations. Total Length: 34.38

Friday, September 9, 2016

Geometry For Inflatables

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~gwil/gendescom/post052/inflato_techniques.wmv
In this video I cover a few basic techniques for producing geometry applicable to inflatable construction. Total Time: 33.05

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Super Matter Tools | KR6 Hotwire

In this video I cover how to use the code 'Super Matter Tools' to output an SRC file developed from simple line geometry in rhino, to run a Kuka KR6 Robot fitted with a hotwire cutter. Total Length:12.04

Friday, January 16, 2015

trim line | rhinoscript python

http://www-personal.umich.edu/%7Egwil/gendescom/post050/trim_line.mp4
In this video I describe how to trim an open and closed line in python. Code can be viewed here. Total Length: 24:50