High-Quality NC-Data Generation in Mold and Die Manufacturing


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The CAM operation which generates a process plan and NC-data for mold machining plays an important role in mold manufacturing because it quite affects down stream processes such as NC machining, polishing, and assembly operation. This study proposes a supporting system which facilitates non-experts to perform the CAM operation easily and to select the high-quality NC-data which can increase machining productivity. It also designs and implements the support system in accordance with a CAM operation scenario. To check the usability of the support system developed, this study applies it to some practical examples of molding dies.



Materials Science Forum (Volumes 532-533)

Edited by:

Chengyu Jiang, Geng Liu, Dinghua Zhang and Xipeng Xu




D. W. Kim et al., "High-Quality NC-Data Generation in Mold and Die Manufacturing", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 532-533, pp. 661-664, 2006

Online since:

December 2006




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