CNC Trade Secrets is from the author of the bestselling and universally praisedMachine Shop Trade Secrets. This new manual does for CNC machining what the first book did for conventional machining.
With this guide to proven CNC machine shop practices, you will be producing machine parts faster, with fewer errors, and with less labor. You’ll discover that you don’t have to know “everything there is to know” to make parts on CNC machines - just as, for example, you don’t have to know everything about Microsoft Word to write a letter. Whether you are a shop owner, machinist, designer, or hobbyist, you will find yourself referring to this manual again and again.
|Publisher:||Industrial Press, Inc.|
|Edition description:||First Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)|
About the Author
James Harvey is a full-time machinist and plastic mold maker. He has made his living working in shops across the U.S. for nearly 40 years. His no-nonsense approach to listing machining rules-of-thumb is an unprecedented, effective way to share this valuable knowledge.
Table of ContentsIntroduction. Proper Planning. Get a Grip. Avoiding Crashes. Chamfering and Edge Dressing. More Help for Engineers. Becoming Familiar with CAD. Becoming Familiar with CAM. Becoming Familiar with Code. Fire Up a Machine. Odds and Ends. Index.