Introduction to Computer Numerical Control (CNC)
For one/two-semester, undergraduate-level courses in CNC, or for the manual component of a CNC programming course.Using a practical, step-by-step approach and language that is easy for beginners to understand, this text gradually develops the most fundamental concepts in CNC (Computer Numerical Control) technology-with a focus on word address (G and M code) programming for the industry standard Fanuc controllers.
- Hardback | 458 pages
- 203.2 x 279.4 x 27.94mm | 1,202.01g
- 12 Aug 1999
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- 2nd edition
Table of contents
1. Introduction to Computer Numerical Control Manufacturing. 2. Modern Machine Tool Controls. 3. Tooling for Hole and Milling Operations. 4. Exploring Features of CNC Machining Centers. 5. Basics of Blueprint Reading for CNC Programmers. 6. Mathematics for CNC Programming. 7. An Overview of CNC Shop Activities. 8. Word Address Programming. 9. Programming Hole Operations. 10. Programming Linear Profiles. 11. Programming Circular Profiles. 12. Programming with Cutter Diameter Compensation. 13. Programming with Subprograms. 14. Introduction to the CNC Lathe. 15. Fundamental Concepts of CNC Lathe Programming. 16. Techniques and Fixed Cycles for CNC Lathe Programming. 17. Modern Computer-Aided Part Programming. 18. Elements of the Computer-Controlled Factory. Appendices. Glossary. Index.