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Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing

By
Zhuming Bi
Zhuming Bi
Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
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Xiaoqin Wang
Xiaoqin Wang
Associate Professor of Manufacturing Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing, China
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ISBN:
9781119534211
No. of Pages:
640
Publisher:
ASME Press
Publication date:
2020

In a manufacturing system, the raw materials are transformed into finished products through a series of manufacturing processes, which are performed at production facilities. Figure 9.1 shows the transformation of a manufacturing system (Groover 2007). A manufacturing system is represented by a number of major activities in an information flow and a material flow. An information flow describes all of the decision-making activities involved in a product lifecycle. A material flow describes the transportation from raw materials, pre-fabricates, parts, components, and integrated objects to finished products as a flow of entities. Production facilities are the hardware components that make physical...

9.1
Introduction
9.2
Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
9.3
Numerical Control (NC) Machine Tools
9.4
Machining Processes
9.5
Fundamentals of Machining Programming
9.6
Computer Aided Manufacturing
9.7
Example of CAM Tool – HSMWorks
9.8
Summary
9.9
Design Problems
9.10
Design Project
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