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Computer Numerical Control Machining Centre

The student shop CNC is available to qualified students that need CNC machining.

To qualify, the student needs to meet the following criteria:

  • Have proven machining experience and understanding.
  • Can program tool paths using Mastercam.
  • Are willing to commit large amounts of time to work with a technician.

Getting started

Download: CNC checklist

Training manual


Mastercam Getting Started Series - This tutorial was provided by CNC Software Inc.

Download Tutorial: Parts for Mastercam tutorial

Mastercam Tools Library

Student Shop databases