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numerical control

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Control of a process or machine by encoded commands that are commonly prepared by a computer.

numerical control

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(General Engineering) engineering a form of computer control applied to machine tools, by which an operation is directed from numerical data stored on tape or punched on cards
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Contract notice: acquisition of machines and equipment of the type of production and mechanics for high schools of the region: 3-axis horizontal lathe with numeric control
Later, the delegation visited labs of Faculty of Engineering and Technology while Dean, FET, Dr Aqdas Naveed Malik briefed to the delegations about various projects of the Engineering Faculty in Computer Numeric Control lab, Power Plants Lab, Communication lab and Basic Electronics lab.
Since 2015, the company has used collaborative robots (cobots) to load and unload computer numeric control (CNC) machines.
The building, completed last fall, is a little over 1,000 square feet and houses nine programs: automotive technology, diesel technology, collision repair technology, welding technology, industrial mechanics/millwright, machining and computer numeric control (CNC) technology, computer-aided design (CAD) architectural, CAD mechanical, and mechatronics, the study of advanced electrical components such as programmable logic controllers and industrial robots, Anderson said.
He said customers bring in their own computer software for the Computer Numeric Control, or CNC, machines, where they can make anything from a Barbie to a lower receiver.
By using a Computer Numeric Control (CNC) machine, Willis Construction was able to maximize form building precision while producing the intricate panel forms.
Router-CIM 2018 gives the suite more robust functionality with multi-level pocketing, enhanced labeling and a new numeric control variable (NCVAR) interface.
A manufacturing school to teach out-of-work coal miners how to operate advanced computer numeric control machines is scheduled to open this year.
Computer numeric control (CNC) machine plays an important role in the field of automation.
Dostek produces a range of computer numeric control communication products, including distributed numerical control software and accessories and behind-the-tape reader interfaces.
The 20-year-old, who also works for MNB Precision in Coventry, has battled through a three-year selection process to be recognised as the best in Britain at CNC turning (the shaping of material, such as metal, wood or plastic, using a computer numeric control (CNC) machine).
Weinig showed its Powermat 700 moulder with the highest levels of computer numeric control ever, integrated to a digitally enhanced OptiCut profile knife system.