numerical control


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numerical control

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

numerical control

n
(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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The "Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2019-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
Harden won in the CNC (computer numerical control) turning category, Loerwald in CNC milling, Kulpa in CNC technician, and Pierce and Pfeifer in additive manufacturing.
Caption: Hartville Hardware employee George Corley watches the computer numerical control Piranha X 3-D carving machine carry out commands.
The Northwest Herald reports that McHenry County College plans to use the money for programs that focus on areas such as computer numerical control, robotics and welding.
Computer numerical control (CNC) has become an indispensible part of the industrial landscape for the past few decades.
At the Anderson shareholders' meeting, officials also disclosed that their target for computerized numerical control (CNC) machine sales this year is an increase of 20% over last year's 238 units.
(Methodology) A new Haas 5 axis vertical Computer Numerical Control machining center was purchased to update the CNC machining curriculum at a community college and the process of incorporating the new equipment and related technology is documented in the study.
All computer numerical control (CNC) equipment has been relocated and additional capital purchases are planned.
Datron Dynamics Inc.'s M8 PlasticMill is a high-speed computer numerical control machining center designed for plastic machining applications that produce debris that must be extracted and collected, such as large and small chips or dust.
25 July 2011 -- Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) and Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC) have been mandated to book-run Proto Labs Inc's IPO of ordinary shares, the US injection molded parts and computer numerical control machined prototype parts maker said Monday.
Headquartered in UK, Lektronix provides automation repairs, spares and other maintenance services for industrial automation products, including programmable logic controllers (PLC), electric motor drives, industrial computers and computerized numerical control (CNC) equipment.
China Trends, China Innovation Investment Limited ("China Innovation", Stock Code: 1217.hk) and China Oriental Numerical Control Company Limited, a subsidiary of CNIGC in the PRC, entered into a Letter of Intent earlier.
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