The ever-increasing use of NC and CNC in industry has created a need for personnel who are knowledgeable about and capable of preparing the programs that guide the machine tools to produce parts to the required shape and accuracy. With this in mind, the authors have prepared this textbook to take the mystery out of CNC-to put it into a logical sequence and express it in simple language that everyone can understand. Written by the authors of CNC Programming Basics: A Primer for the SkillsUSA/VICA Championships, this thorough reference covers everything from programming basics to bench-top teaching machines to industrial machines to milling and turning programming to an introduction to CAD/CAM.Most M-codes function like switches turning an activity ON or OFF, moving a device IN or OUT, forward or backward. ... Chuck clamping (CLOSED) M12 Tailstock spindle (IN) M13 Tailstock spindle (OUT) Ml 7 Turret rotation forward M 1 8 Turretanbsp;...
|Title||:||Computer Numerical Control Simplified|
|Author||:||Stephen F. Krar, Arthur Gill, Peter Smid|
|Publisher||:||Industrial Press Inc. - 2001|