Introduction To CNC Lathes
Wish to learn all about CNC Lathes but unsure where to start? Well, you’ve come to the right place!
For those new to the industry, the sheer variety, sizes and specialised uses of CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machines used in manufacturing can be mind boggling—from lathes, milling machines, and multi-axis machines to other machine tools.
To help you better understand what each tool is about and how you can use them, we will be starting a new series on the basics of CNC Machine Tools.
In this article, we will focus on CNC Lathe Machines, covering the following:
– Definition of CNC Lathe
– Parts of CNC Lathe
– Uses of CNC Lathe
– Programming CNC Lathe
– Types of CNC Lathes
– Prices of CNC Lathes
– Examples of CNC Lathes
Considered the workhorses of the manufacturing sector, lathe machines have been around ever since the 19th century. Unlike its predecessors, today’s CNC Lathes are much more sophisticated and automated.
Powering factories around the world, they are used in a wide range of applications.