Cnc lathe machine parts and functions. Live tooling lathe programming. Simultaneous machining capability such as turning and milling by opposing twin turret tool posts drastically reduces machining time. The process can be used to control a range of complex machinery from grinders and lathes to mills and routers.
Cnc machining is a manufacturing process in which pre programmed computer software dictates the movement of factory tools and machinery. St 20 cnc swiss type automatic lathe. This is a live tooling lathe programming example which shows the use of driven tool live tooling and spindle orientation on haas cnc lathe machine.
Fanuc cnc controls following list of g codes applies. Turning is the machining process used to make cylindrical parts during which the cutting tool moves in a linear fashion while the workpiece is clamped and rotated by a spinle usually with a chuck. Fanuc 31i g codes list for cnc machinists programmers who work on cnc machining centers with fanuc 30i 31i 32i cnc controls.
Prevent cnc machine collisions and near misses. An automatic lathe is a lathe usually a metalworking lathe whose actions are controlled automaticallyalthough all electronically controlled lathes are automatic they are usually not called by that name as explained under general nomenclaturethe first kinds of automatic lathes were mechanically automated ones from the 1870s until the advent of nc and cnc in the 1950s and 1960s. A turning center is a lathe with a computer numerical control cnc.