numerical control

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numerical control

a system of controlling an automatic machine by means of a programme of instructions (often COMPUTER based) which relate to the particular operations being performed on a component. Machines which are operated by numerical control usually work with greater speed and accuracy than machines operated by hand and are particularly suited to MASS PRODUCTION OR PRODUCTION LINE manufacture.
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Other services include a limited number of exchange monitors for 9 and 12-inch green and amber monochrome CRT's (primarily Fanuc), as well as a repair service for CNC Electronics West's own replacement monitors which are out of warranty.
Cellulose acetate membrane with ~ 14,000 Da cutoff molecular weight (Sigma-Aldrich, India) was used for the dialysis of CNC suspension.
However, in this project, it is difficult to do so as the polymer matrix (resin) and the CNC particles are both organic which leads to very low contrast between the resin and the particles.
The Army chose these CNC machines because of their design similarities to the manual machines and their powerful CNC functions.
Goodway has long concentrated on the development and production of CNC lathes and large double-column machining centers, and its Swiss-type CNC lathes can process large- and small workpieces, including those for Apple Computer's iPhone smartphones, tooth-transplanting machines, watches, shafts for windmills, railways, and ships.
New features and design changes (as significant as milling on CNC turning centers) will bring different programming methods and the inevitable challenges associated with it (Hiroyuki, 2007; Yildiz, 2005).
The PCNC Manufacturing Consultants have no direct relationship with Tormach, but they have firsthand experience with the Tormach CNC mill.
CNC will retain its existing management and operation team.
He can receive information about his machines in this manner due to the introduction of PC-based CNC technology into factory automation.
Thin Wall Machining is a new feature that allows Mastercam Mill users to "achieve finer control over these delicate cutting procedures while enabling the best possible finish," says CNC Software.
Hasta el momento, no queda claro a quien corresponde la legitima dirigencia de la CNC, ya que tanto Gustavo Nabor Ojeda como Heladio Ramirez Lopez se adjudican dicho cargo.