CNC Programming Handbook – Peter Smid – 2nd Edition


Extraordinarily comprehensive; this popular and authoritative reference covers just about every possible subject a typical CNC programmer may encounter on a daily basis. Fully indexed to help the user quickly locate topics of interest; this “industrial strength” handbook presents most common programming subjects in great depth and is equally applicable to both CNC milling and CNC turning operations.

Many advanced subjects are also covered; thus making this an unusually comprehensive reference for machinists; programmers; engineers; and supervisors. Filled with over one thousand illustrations; tables; formulas; tips; shortcuts; and practical examples; this widely respected publication is structured in a logical order that is readily adaptable to virtually all levels of CNC training; from the basic to the advanced.

CNC Programming Handbook has just become more valuable than ever! Users will find programming projects and exercises for most chapters; special programming and machining projects; solutions to problems; and numerous reference files useful in CNC programming; as well as several utilities.

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  • Numerical Control
    CNC Milling
    CNC Turning
    Coordinate Geometry
    Control System
    Program Planning
    Part Program Structure
    Prepatory Commands
    Miscellaneous Functions
    Sequence Block
    Input of Dimensions
    Spindle Control
    Feedrate Control
    Tool Function
    Reference Points
    Register Commands
    Position Compensation
    Work Offsets
    Tool Length Offset
    Rapid Positioning
    Machine Zero Return
    Linear Interpolation
    Block Skip Function
    Dwell Command
    Fixed Cycles
    Machining Holes
    Pattern of Holes
    Face Milling
    Circular Interpolation
    Cutter Radius Offset
    Plane Selection
    Contour Milling
    Slots and Pockets
    Turning and Boring
    Lathe Cycles
    Grooving on Lathes
    Single Point Threading
    Datum Shift
    Mirror Image
    Coordinate Rotation
    Scaling Function
    CNC Lathe Accessories
    Helical Milling
    Horizontal Machining
    Live Tooling on Lathes
    Writing a CNC Program
    Program Documents
    Program Verification
    CNC Machining
    Interfacing to Devices
    Math in CNC Programming
    CNC and CAD/CAM
    Reference Tables
    Speeds and Feeds
    NCPlot Features
  • Citation
    • Full Title: CNC Programming Handbook
    • Author/s:
    • ISBN-10: 0831131586
    • ISBN-13: 9780831131586
    • Edition: 2nd Edition
    • Topic: Electrical
    • Subtopic: Control Theory
    • File Type: eBook
    • Idioma: English

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