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Research Article

The Influence of Tool Path Strategies on Cutting Force and Surface Texture during Ball End Milling of Low Curvature Convex Surfaces

Table 15

Difference between confirmatory test results and calculated values.

Cutting strategyPredicted valuesComparison
, (N) / for ( , dB)

Raster (R)192.06−45.66923.101.113
3D-offset (3D)267.44−48.54410.590.350
Radial (RA)149.14−43.47233.682.223
Spiral (SP)377.96−51.54919.110.451