Structure Analysis of Micro-Milling Machine Construction Frame Design

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Volume-69 Issue-1
Year of Publication : 2021
Authors : Sarjito, Brandon Lau, Rasidi Ibrahim, Zazuli Mohid
DOI :  10.14445/22315381/IJETT-V69I1P231


MLA Style: Sarjito, Brandon Lau, Rasidi Ibrahim, Zazuli Mohid. "Structure Analysis of Micro-Milling Machine Construction Frame Design" International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology 69.1(2021):205-212.

APA Style:Sarjito, Brandon Lau, Rasidi Ibrahim, Zazuli Mohid. Structure Analysis of Micro-Milling Machine Construction Frame Design  International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology, 69(1), 205-212.

Extreme precision and accuracy dimension with high quality of surface layer of product produced by the micro-milling machine is very important; hence the Structure of the micro-milling machine should be rigid and sturdy enough to withstand the force acting on the Structure when the machine operates. In this research, the objective is to design the micro-milling machine structure frame and to conduct static structural and modal analysis on the designated structures. Three micro-milling machine structure designs were proposed and compared in terms of the finite element analysis using ANSYS software, and the material used for the structures is Aluminum 7075-T6. The natural frequency and mode shape of the structures were analyzed, and the results are shown for the first mode shape for Structure A amount to 363.97 Hz which is higher than that of Structure B, 278.96 Hz and Structure C, 252.54 Hz. Hence, it can be concluded that Structure A has been chosen as the best design since Structure A has the highest natural frequency among those three structures.

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Design, modal analysis, mode shape, micro-milling machine, static structural analysis