Tools / Materials


Tools / Materials



Accessories & Sacrificial Bed

Double Sided TapeDouble Sided Tape, Hex Tool and Sacrificial Bed. Good quality double sided tape is strongly recommended for holding work to the bed of the iModela.


TA-TAPE EPVC Double Sided Tape 12mm x 33m £5.65 Buy
TA-IMOD1-BED White Styrene Sacrificial Bed for iModela iM-01, 86x55x5mm £1.50 Buy
TA-HEXTOOL15 1.5mm Hex Tool for spindle grub screws £2.60 Buy

Tool Packs

Tool PacksMixed tool packs for iModela.
N.B.  All tools have a shank diameter of 3mm. iModelas purchased from TechSoft have a 3mm spindle fitted as standard.  If you have purchased your machine elsewhere it may be fitted with a different spindle.  3mm spindles can be purchased separately - please see spare parts for details.



TP-MIX-IMOD1 Mixed Tool Pack (General set of tools) (Save £5) TA-ECT41-40, TA-SDEA-2, TA-BNE-3 £54.95 Buy
TP-PCB-IMOD1 PCB Tool Pack (Specialist PCB tools) (Save £5) TA-ECT41-40, TA-SDEA-2, TA-PD31-0.8, TA-PD31-1 £59.95 Buy

Slot Drills

Slot DrillGeneral purpose milling/drilling slot drills in solid carbide. These tools (particularly in sizes 2mm and above) are specially designed to produce a good surface finish on plastic materials such as styrene and acrylic, and non-ferrous metals such as aluminium.


TA-SDEA-1 High Hook Slot Drill: 1mm tip, 2mm flute, 3mm shank, 38mm overall length £21.00 Buy
TA-SDEA-1.5 High Hook Slot Drill: 1.5mm tip, 2mm flute, 3mm shank, 38mm overall length £22.00 Buy
TA-SDEA-2 High Hook Slot Drill: 2mm tip, 6mm flute, 3mm shank, 38mm overall length £22.00 Buy
TA-SDEA-3 High Hook Slot Drill: 3mm tip, 12mm flute, 3mm shank, 38mm overall length £25.00 Buy
TA-SDE-3 Long Reach Modelling Slot Drill: 3mm tip, 25mm flute, 3mm shank, 55mm overall length £21.00 Buy

Engraving Tools

Engraving ToolGeneral purpose carbide tipped vee point engraving tools, ground to an included angle of 40 deg. Suitable for engraving most materials, and recommended as a standard tool for all users.


TA-ECTIL-40 Engraving Tool 40deg: 3mm x 50mm £16.95 Buy
TA-ECTIL-90 Engraving Tool 90deg: 3mm x 50mm £16.95 Buy
TA-ECT-REPLACE Replacement Re-Sharpened Engraving Tool (N.B. Above tool must be returned to TechSoft) £5.00 Buy

Ball Nosed Cutters

Ball Nosed CutterGeneral purpose round ended cutters in carbide. They are ideal for 3D modelling, particularly in modelling wax or foam.


TA-BNEA-2 Ball Nosed Cutter: 2mm tip, 6mm flute, 3mm shank, 55mm overall length £13.00 Buy
TA-BNE-3 Long Reach Ball Nosed Modelling Cutter: 3mm tip, 25mm flute, 3mm shank, 55mm overall length £22.00 Buy

Printed Circuit Board Drills

Printed Circuit Board DrillA range of specialist PCB drills in tungsten carbide.


TA-PD3I-0.8 PCB Drill: 0.8mm tip, 3mm shank, 40mm overall length £13.00 Buy
TA-PD3I-1 PCB Drill: 1mm tip, 3mm shank, 40mm overall length £13.00 Buy
TA-PD3I-1.2 PCB Drill: 1.2mm tip, 3mm shank, 40mm overall length £13.00 Buy
TA-PD3I-1.5 PCB Drill: 1.5mm tip, 3mm shank, 40mm overall length £13.00 Buy

Forex Classic

Forrex ClassicForex classic is a high quality closed cell rigid PVC foam supplied in sheets. Its versatility is unequalled among creative sheet materials. It can be machined nearly four times as fast as acrylic. It can be milled, sawn, drilled, welded, glued, screwed, nailed, riveted, heat bent and painted.

Available in seven colours and three thicknesses

TAFC0-3-25-BK
Black
Pack of 25 Black Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x3mm £11.35 Buy
TAFC0-3-25-WH
White
Pack of 25 White Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x3mm £11.35 Buy
TAFC0-3-25-RD
Red
Pack of 25 Red Forex Classic Sheets, 68x55x3mm £11.35 Buy
TAFC0-3-25-YL
Yellow
Pack of 25 Yellow Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x3mm £11.35 Buy
TAFC0-3-25-GY
Grey
Pack of 25 Grey Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x3mm £11.35 Buy
TAFC0-3-25-BL
Blue
Pack of 25 Blue Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x3mm £11.35 Buy
TAFC0-3-25-GR
Green
Pack of 25 Green Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x3mm £11.35 Buy
TAFC0-5-20-BK
Black
Pack of 20 Black Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x5mm £10.75 Buy
TAFC0-5-20-WH
White
Pack of 20 White Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x5mm £10.75 Buy
TAFC0-5-20-RD
Red
Pack of 20 Red Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x5mm £10.75 Buy
TAFC0-5-20-YL
Yellow
Pack of 20 Yellow Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x5mm £10.75 Buy
TAFC0-5-20-GY
Grey
Pack of 20 Grey Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x5mm £10.75 Buy
TAFC0-5-20-BL
Blue
Pack of 20 Blue Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x5mm £10.75 Buy
TAFC0-5-20-GR
Green
Pack of 20 Green Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x5mm £10.75 Buy
TAFC0-19-12-WH
White
Pack of 12 White Forex Classic Sheets, 86x55x19mm £10.65 Buy

Modelling Foam

Modelling Foam Camera SampleThis is an easy machining closed call rigid foam, ideal for 3D prototyping and modelling.  It can be machined at high speed with minimal tool wear.


TAFH0-20-6 High Density foam, 86x55x20mm.  5 blocks £8.25 Buy

Modelling Wax

Modelling BoardThis is a hard blue wax formulated specifically for ease of machining.  It allows articles to be modelled at high feeds and speeds, thus ensuring the shortest possible machining time.  It may be melted down and re-cast in simple moulds (such as baking trays), for re-use.


TAMW0 High Quality Machinable Modelling Wzx (86x55x17mm) £8.25 Buy

Modelling Board

Modelling Board Watch SampleWhen product designers and pattern makers need to machine a high quality part they often use a specialist modelling board. This modelling board has a very fine structure and excellent machining properties which both help to produce a smooth paintable surface. Modelling board is the ideal choice for those wanting a durable and professional quality 3D model.

TAMB0-25-3 3 Blocks of Modelling Board, each 86x55x20mm £12.50 Buy

Jelutong

JelutongJelutong has been used for years, by model makers, as a hand carving material. The nature of the material also makes it well suited to machining on the iModela. It machines quicker than MDF making it especially good for 3D relief moulds.

TAJL0-5 5 Blocks of Jelutong, each 86 x 55 x 15mm £8.25 Buy

PCB Material

PCB LaminateThis PCB material is resin based, 1oz copper coated, PCB laminate.


TACB0-10 Pack of 10 FR2 Copper coated laminate single sided (86x55x1.6mm) £10.95 Buy

Food Grade Polythene

Food Grade Polythene Shell SampleFood Grade Polythene.


TAFG0-3 3 Blocks of Food Grade Polythylene, each 86x55x20mm £8.25 Buy

Flexible Rotary Engraving Laminate

Rotary Engraving LaminateEngraving laminate works by having a base material covered with a thin layer of a contrasting colour. As the material is engraved, the base colour is revealed to decorative effect.




TAP0-P2 Mixed Pack of 10, 86x55mm.  One of each colour. £12.50 Buy
TAP0-10-F1
Red on White
Pack of 10, Red on White, 86x55mm £12.95 Buy
TAP0-10-F2
Blue on White
Pack of 10, Blue on White, 86x55mm £12.95 Buy
TAP0-10-F3
Green on White
Pack of 10, Green on White, 86x55mm £12.95 Buy
TAP0-10-F4
Black on White
Pack of 10, Black on White, 86x55mm £12.95 Buy
TAP0-10-F5
White on Black
Pack of 10, White on Black, 86x55mm £12.95 Buy
TAP0-10-F8
Yellow on Black
Pack of 10, Yellow on Black, 86x55mm £12.95 Buy
TAP0-10-F9
Grey on White
Pack of 10, Grey on White, 86x55mm £12.95 Buy
TAP0-10-F10
White on Red
Pack of 10, White on Red, 86x55mm £12.95 Buy
TAP0-10-M1
Gold on Black
Pack of 10, Gold on Black, 86x55mm £12.35 Buy
TAP0-10-M2
Brushed Aluminium on Black
Pack of 10, Brushed Aluminium on Black, 86x55mm £12.35 Buy
N.B. All tools and material prices shown exclude VAT