Microlution 5100-S 5-axis Mill


Microlution 5100-S Milling machine

General Information

Equipment Name: Microlution 5100-S Milling Machine

Location: 919 Rhodes Hall

Maximum Work piece: 100 mm3

System Information

General Description: The 5100-S is a precision 5-axis gantry type machine tool for micro-manufacturing.  


Overall Travel:

  • X: 140mm (+70mm, -70mm)
  • Y: 100mm (+45mm, -55mm)
  • Z: 100mm
  • A(tilt): -17o/+107o
  • C(rotary): 360o Continuous


  • X: +/-0.001mm
  • Y: +/-0.001mm 
  • Z: +/-0.001mm
  • A(tilt): +/-30 arcsec
  • C(rotary): +/-20 arcsec

HF60 Spindle Specifications:

  • Maximum speed: 70,000 RPM
  • Output power: 1700 W (peak) 1300 W (continuous)
  • Output torque: 0.28Nm (peak) 0.21Nm (continuous)
  • Tool holder: SKI-16

Cutting Tool Support:

CAM Software

  • Mastercam 2017
  • Acceptable drawing formats are AutoCAD (DXF, DWG, DWF), IGES files (IGS, IGES), Rhino 3D (3DM), SolidWorks (SLDPRT, SLDASM, SLDDRW), SolidEdge (PAR, PSM, ASM), Stereolithography (STL), Catia V4, V5 (MODEL, EXP, CATPART), and others.

Useful System Links

Equipment Use Fees

Internal $30/hour External $60/hour
Staff time: Internal $40/ hour External $80/hour

Schedule Training 


Operators Manual



Additional Photos:


Microlution 5100
Microlution workpiece