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CAD/CAM

Abbreviation for computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing.
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Today, numerical control is still very much the way it was envisioned by the Air Force more than half a century ago, with the significant exception that the role of the operator is generally acknowledged as essential for CNC success.
But the lathe numerical control machine is again overload and the conveyor C1 is always full.
Numerical control spurred the development of computer-aided [geometric] design--CAD--employing spline algorithms based on polynomial methods.
Once completed, a tool cutting path model is developed for direct computer numerical control machining (CNC) of the tooling.
China Innovation, China Trends and (transliterated as China Oriental Numerical Control Company Limited), a subsidiary of CNIGC in the PRC, entered into a Letter of Intent today after the morning trading session.
This milling machine must have three linear translational axes, one axis of rotation A, managed by a numerical control with intelligent display, intended to produce essentially the unitary part (Prototype) up to small series.
They are immersed in real-world topics like team structure, safety standards, parts runs, 3-D simulation and numerical control programming, which tells the machines what to do.
The expansion will also include a full complement of new prebake ovens, computerized numerical control (CNC) machines and Tempcraft presses.
Depth study of definition of numerical control lathe,
Oxnard, CA, a leading manufacturer of computer numerical control (CNC) machine tools.
Others might want to go into inspection, sales, programming or computer numerical control.

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