NUMERICAL CONTROL COMPUTER SCIENCES
NCL General Training
NCL Multi Axis Machining General Class
The NCL General Class is designed for students who have been CNC operators or have had experience with other CAD or CAM products, who wish to become multi-axis programmers.
The course begins by introducing the NCL interface and simple geometric modeling commands and goes on to cover pocketing, profiling, drilling and four- & five-axis milling operations.
Price$1,750.00 Duration: 5 days (40 Hours in Total)
Pre-requisites: Basic knowledge of CNC machines
& the Cartesian coordinate system.
Suggested aptitudes: 3D visualization, typing skills,
& knowledge of basic geometry.
Day 1 - The Basics
- NCL system overview
- NCL language basics
- Introduction to NCL geometry
- NCL curve and surface geometry
Day 2 - Using IGES data/Introduction to motion
- Working with IGES models
- Introduction to NCL tool motion
- Defining the cutter
- Positioning commands
- Drilling holes
Day 3 - Creating tool motion
- Continuous path motion
Day 4 - Tool axis commands/Macros & Loops
- Tool axis exercise
- Macro and loop exercise
Day 5 - Transformation/coordinate system commands
- REFSYS, TRACUT, and MODSYS
- Postprocessor exercise