EASTEC 2013: Touch Screen CNC Mill Control
Acu-Rite’s 3500i CNC control, available in both kit (forknee mill applications) and OEM configurations, is based on the Heidenhain NCkernel and processor technology and features a touch-screen operator interface.This all new interface has allowed Acu-Rite to optimize program navigation,editing, creation, and verification. Conversational programming is edited inplain machinist language and uses a set of canned cycles to aid ineasy-to-understand quick programming. Where additional versatility is needed,G-Code programming is available via an onscreen keyboard and a powerful G-codehelp editor. Advanced features include CAM, coarse tool support, and USBcommunication. A 2½D CAM system allows the operator to complete complicatedcontours quickly and easily with minimal part data.
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