CNC Machining Technology

  • Graham T. Smith

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
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  6. Back Matter
    Pages 393-434

About this book


This is the third volume of three which will give the reader an insight into the current state of CNC technology with a focus on practical applications. This volume deals with CNC programming. It has been written in conjunction with a major European supplier of controllers in order to give the reader a more consistent and in-depth understanding of the logic used to program such machines. It explains how why and where to program specific features of a part and how to build them up into complete programs. Thus, the reader will learn about the main aspects of the logical structure and compilation of a program. Finally, there is a brief review of so me of the typical controllers currently available from both universal and proprietary builders. The author draws on his extensive experience as a practitioner and teacher. The text is thoroughly practical in character and generously illustrated with diagrams and photographs.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Graham T. Smith
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  1. 1.Technology Research CentreSouthampton InstituteSouthamptonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 1993
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-19586-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-1748-3
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