Publisher : Korean Society of Precision Engineering
DOI : 10.7736/KSPE.2016.33.6.447
Title & Authors
3-Axis Milling Algorithm Development for Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer (CFRP) Composites Luo, Shan; Bayesteh, Reza; Dong, Zuomin; Jun, Martin B.G.;
The simulation of Carbon fiber reinforced polymer (CFRP) machining facilitates the selection of optimal cutting parameter for high machining efficiency and better surface quality. In this study, This paper proposes a dual-dexel model to represent the fiber laminate with computational geometry method to calculate the fiber length removed per revolution and fiber cutting angles. A flat end milling simulation software is developed in C# to simulate and display the CFRP milling process. During simulation, fiber lengths, fiber cutting angle and engaged cutting angle can be displayed in real-time. A CFRP plate with different angles in different layer is used to compare the simulation results.
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