Topic: Computer Numeric Control
Fatal Injury Causes Reevaluation of Shop Safety Standards
Washington State's FACE Program Issues Recommendations to Protect Operators After CNC Machining Accident
Aerospace Market Poses New Challenges to CNC Machine Shops
How CNC Industries Is Becoming More Efficient and Effective at Serving Customer Demand
MTM Shows 'Anything Is Possible' With Siemens CNC Platform
How Machine Builder Is Retrofitting Its Mill/Turn Machine Tool Centers
Energy Savings in CNC Machining
GKN Aerospace Research Finds Strategic Choices Related to Tools, Coolant, Programming and Parameters Can All Combine to Reduce Energy Levels by 73%
White Papers: In Depth Research
Software-based CNC saves machine builders cost
Author: Manufacturing Data Systems
In recent years, the world of CNC controls has seen a trend toward more open, PC-based architectures. This White Paper contends that new control concepts in the form of open software CNCs based on standardized, market-ready embedded PC platforms can offer potential savings of more than 30 percent.
All wound up
- Tables offer precision design for unsurpassed positioning and repetition accuracy
- Series 30i/31i/32i-modeL B CNC allows you to display CNC screens on any device on your network.
- Flexium+ CNC modular platform handles small machines with a few axes to large multi-cell manufacturing equipment with more than 200 axes and spindles.
- Product has preconfigured software for turning and milling, and has open PLC per IEC 61131-3
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