How to use
After filling all the required fields under the properties section click the "Generate GCode"
button and download the GCode file.
- Holes Depth: How deep to insert the drill into the material.
- Plunge Rate: The speed the tool plunges downwards into the material.
- Rapid Speed: The speed the tool moves while not drilling
- Clearance: How high the tool moves over the material. Increase this when using clamps or screws to fasten the material.
Peck Drilling (or interrupted cut drilling)
Peck Drilling is used to keep swarf from detrimentally building up when drilling deep holes. Peck drilling involves plunging the drill part way through the workpiece and then retracting it to the surface to remove chips from the flutes.