VSS MicroMill DSLS 3000AB




The VSS MicroMill DSLS 3000AB Desktop Machining System utilizing advanced Digital Sync Lock Servo (DSLS) control technology. (Shown with 200 oz-in. servo step motors, high resolution encoders, 3/4 HP Variable Speed Spindle Motor, Home Switches, Ball Screws, Box Way Z-axis assembly and way covers). ( Laptop computer Not included)

A full desktop machining system with capabilities to produce anything from very simple to very complex geometric forms in wood, plastic, aluminum or steel.  Applications in jewelry design, prototyping new products, mold making, model making, engraving and small parts engineering production.

Machine Features:

  • Position increment resolution 0.00025 in.

  • Mechanical repeatability < 0.0005 in.

  • Mechanical Backlash < 0.0005 in.

  • Powerful 3/4 HP Brushless DC Motor.

  • Spindle Speed Programmable in 500 RPM increments with standard S commands.

  • Spindle Speed 650 - 11000 RPM.

  • Dual Symmetrical Pulley Multiplication (DSPM) Spindle Transmission Assembly.

  • Direct Spindle Speed RPM readout on Mach 3 screen.

  • Heavy Duty and Precision ER-16 spindle assembly.

  • Travel: X = 11.375", Y = 5.5", Z = 6".

  • Rapid Traverse Speed (G00)  up to 150 in/min.

  • Continuous Contouring Feedrate up to 120 in/min.

  • Precision Mechanics.

  • Box way Z-axis assembly with ground steel plate and tapered brass gib.

  • Adjustable tapered brass gib on X-axis.

  • Ground steel sliding ways with adjustable brass gib.

  • Hard anodized aluminum table.

  • 12.0 mm Dia. / 2.5 mm pitch Ball Screws on all axes.

System Power Requirements:

  • Standard 120 Vac (60 Hz) / 10 Amp.

Control Features:

  • Advanced Digital Sync Lock Servo (DSLS) control using the latest microcontroller chip technology.

  • High resolution 400 x 4 chan. cpr encoders.

  • High power electronic chopper drive amplifier.

  • 4th axis amplifier and port.

  • Input/Output port.

  • Auxiliary on/off (M8/M9) relay control module

Software Features:

  • Custom Windows Mach 3 control interface.

  • 2D or 3D Graphic Part Display Window.

  • Complete G-code set of ALL G-codes.

  • Complete M-code set.

  • Import of standard DXF file formats.

  • Import of standard HPGL file formats.

  • Import of BMP and JPEG image files.

  • Custom Wizards containing 20+ common machining operations (Bolt holes, pocketing, thread milling, etc.)

  • 3D Digitizing Probe Input.

Complete System Includes:

  • Ball Screw MicroMill with 3/4 HP Brushless DC Spindle Motor.

  • 1/8", 3/16", 1/4", 3/8" ER collets with collet closer

  • DSLS Electronic Control Driver Unit

  • Custom Mach 3 software control interface.

  • 4th Axis Amplifier and Port Included

  • Input/Output Port Included

  • 200 oz-in. stepping motors with integral high resolution encoders

  • User's manual

  • 1 Year system warranty

Computer System Requirements:

  • Windows XP, 7 (32 bit) computer with Pentium 1 GHz or higher processor required.

  • 20 GB Hard Drive.

  • 512MB Ram.

  • Standard DB25 printer port output

Computer System Requirements with USB Option:

  • Windows XP, 7, 8 or 10 with > 1GHz processor

  • 20 GB Hard Drive.

  • 512MB Ram.

  • USB 2.0 Port

System Options:




VSS MicroMill DSLS 3000AB (Ball Screw) System / Mach 3


VSS MicroMill DSLS 3000AB System with 4th Axis DSLS Rotary Table and Tailstock


XYZ Home Switches installed


USB Module Option: Win XP, 7,8 or 10 operation


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Last modified: September 26, 2019

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