Fusion 360 Lathe CAM: OD Profile CAM Deep Dive

A Deep Dive into Fusion 360 CNC Lathe Turning CAM: Turning Profile (a.k.a. OD Profiling or OD Turning).

How to use Fusion 360 Lathe CAM for all OD Profiling Operations including:

  • Adjusting Radial Depth of Cut
  • Leaving Radial Stock for a Cleanup Finish Pass
  • Profiling the outside of a part WITHOUT cutting or machining any grooves
  • Containing the OD Profile toolpath based on diameter and front and back containment
  • OD Profile Finishing Passes for optimal surface finish




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