The intention of this thread is to provide a place to gather links to misc helpful stuff.
If any of the items require deeper discussion please try to start a new thread about that specific item/link in order to keep this thread as useful as possible.
Micro Cutting Tools
Harvey Tool has a large selection, shows prices online, and most tools have downloadable DXF files that can be used for defining custom tool geometry in Fusion. Many of their standard tools are included in the tool library file downloadable from Autodesk's website. (note: as a general rule Fusion uses custom tool profiles to accurately show material removed and collisions during CAM verification as opposed to calculating and generating toolpaths)
Online Tooling Catalog - http://www.harveytool.com/
Downloadable Tool Libraries - https://cam.autodesk.com/hsmtools
Machinist Fixturing Wax
This material works well to proof out programs or hold parts that require more than one operation. Tips on material selection and application on their website.
Longer probe styli
A longer probe option came up during the first training course at Diabase's facility. The threads on the stylus holder are M4. The max length that you'll be able to safely swing on toolchanges will be ~28mm.
Extensions are another option but aren't ideal for reaching far down a sidewall.
PS: If someone posts links that get a lot of likes or conversation, I'll try to copy and paste that link into this post in order to keep as much helpful info as possible at the top of the thread.
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