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Computer Support of Machining

Course aims

The course is aimed at expansion and deepening of scientific principles and theories of programming and CAD / CAM systems for computer-aided machining processes. The aim is to expansion the knowledge of programming NC machine tools with a focus on expansion of basic strategies and advanced multi-axis machining simulation and verification of programming multi-axis machine tools.


[1] APRO, K. Secrets of 5-Axis Machining, Industrial Press, Inc. 989 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10018, First Printing, August, 2008, pp. 172. ISBN 978-0-8311-3375-7.
[2] SANDVIK Coromant, Technical Editorial Deartment. Modern Metal Cutting – A Practical Handbook. Tofrers Tryckery AB, Sweden, 1994, 927 p. ISBN 91-972290-0.
[3] Electronic support: Student version of EdgeCAM and SolidCAM software, User guide EdgeCAM: beginning in EdgeCAM, turning, milling, EDM cutting- wire cutting, postprocessor, technology assistant, and others.
[4] Electronic support: Student version of SolidCAM, SolidCAM software, User guide SolidCAM: beginning in SolidCAM, 2.5 axis milling, HSM milling, 5 axis milling postprocessors, and others.
Doporučená literatura:
HILDER, Terry. CNC-mozek stroje. MM Průmyslové spektrum, 2003, č.5, s. 38-39. ISSN 1212-2572 .
SOLIDCAM. Průvodce uživatele modulem souvislého víceosého frézování, SolidCAM + SolidWorks, 1995-2008, s 241.

Advised literature

[1] – web pages, supplier of CAM system EdgeCAM.
[2] - web pages, supplier of CAM system SolidCAM.
[3] - web pages, supplier of CAM system MasteCAM.
[4] Handbooks of cutting tools - WIDIA, SANDVIK, ISCAR, PRAMET TOOLS.

Language of instruction Czech, English
Code 346-0908
Abbreviation PPPO
Course title Computer Support of Machining
Coordinating department Department of Machining, Assembly and Engineering Metrology
Course coordinator prof. Ing. Marek Sadílek, Ph.D.