Related Glossary Terms
Rate of change of position of the tool as a whole, relative to the workpiece while cutting.
- numerical control ( NC)
numerical control ( NC)
Any controlled equipment that allows an operator to program its movement by entering a series of coded numbers and symbols. See CNC, computer numerical control; DNC, direct numerical control.
CGTech Inc.’s Vericut Force extends cutting tool life by using a manufacturer’s recommended cutting parameters to optimize NC programs, keeping chip thickness maximized and constant. At the same time, Force limits feed rates, force and deflection to ensure that cutting tools are utilized safely to their full potential in any given cut.
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