Fundamentals of Computer Aided Manufacturing

Written with the fourth-year engineering students of undergraduate level in mind, this well set out textbook explains the fundamentals of Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) written in question-answer form, the book is precise and easy to understand. Computer aided manufacturing and robotics play a vital role in implementing automation in the industry. It is, therefore, essential for engineering students to have sound knowledge of the basics of CAM and robotics. This book has been designed to provide the essential and fundamental understanding of NC machines, NC part programming, system devices, computer integrated manufacturing system and robotics.In the present second edition, the book has been thoroughly revised and enlarged. Modification to every chapter has been carried out on the basis of suggestions received. Additional typical problems based on the examination papers of various technical universities have been included with solutions for easy understanding.