Computer Numerical Controlled Machines presents the fundamental concepts and methodologies for development of CNC technology and control of various CNC machines. It explains the physical meaning of the concepts and it provides in an intuitively clear way, the necessary background of the CNC machines and their related control theories. Illustrative examples are provided throughout the book. Some of the salient features of this book includes:*Developmental history of CNC Technology*Various ISO codes applied to CNC technology particularly required during development of CNC machine*Constructional features of various CNC machines from the mechatronic viewpoint*Programming on various CNC machines with illustrations*Future trends of CNC Technology
Preface / Introduction to Computer Numerical Control Technology / Constructional Features of CNC Machines: A Mechatronic Approach / Control of CNC Machine Tools / Fundamentals of CNC Programming / CNC Turning Centre and it's Programming / CNC Machining Centre and it's Programming / Future Trends of CNC Technology / Multiple Choice Questions on CNC Machines.