Operator's Guide and Resources
Required - Once you have a design file ready to cut, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and request afree machine level orientation
PathPilot - Controll software that operates the PCM 1100
Path Pilot Hub Virtual environment downloadable to your home PC, that will allow you to simulate milling your parts while enjoying the comfort of your couch.
Select older machine, 1100 series 3 in set-up. It will take a few minutes to load the virtual environment.
Fusion 360 is a popular CAD program available to students and hobby users for free. It is better suited for designing 3D parts(CAD) for milling on the Tormach. However, it can also be used to process(CAM) toolpaths for use on the CNC router as well