A Framework of a NC Program Translator for Virtual Machining


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Virtual manufacturing (VM) is an emerging technology that provides a digital tool for the optimization of the production efficiency through simulations prior to the start of actual production. A NC program translator is one of the crucial components for virtual machining which allows the simulation and verification of NC tool path before actual machining. In this paper, a framework of a NC program translator for diamond turning of precision optics is presented.



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Kai Cheng, Yingxue Yao and Liang Zhou




D. Gao et al., "A Framework of a NC Program Translator for Virtual Machining", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 10-12, pp. 782-785, 2008

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December 2007




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