F Series - V-Grooves

Modified on Wed, 22 May 2024 at 07:12 PM

Summa is not offering V-shaped bits. However, specialized (bit) stores offer bits that are compatible with Summa routing systems (check your collet size -3,4 or 6 mm , and maximum outer bit-diameter should not exceed 11 mm ).


When using V-shaped bits to achieve a folding line, a down offset should be used.



Also, the Dynamic tool diameter compensation should be disabled to route on the line.


Normally, V-Grooves are combined with lines completely through the material. If your machine is equipped with an ADC, bit changes in the job are possible. The machine will pause the job and request to put another bit in the machine.  The HF router has a pneumatic collet for fast and easy bit changes.


Without ADC, two jobs need to be processed.  When doing print&cut the location of the print can be determined twice by reading the marks twice. However, in blank material. The material should remain in the same position during the tool change. Also, the origin should no change. In Axis control, the origin X and Y values can read and set.


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