Surveys the wide spectrum of automated systems available to improve manufacturing productivity including robots, numerical control machines, programmable controllers, computer controllers and microprocessor-based automated systems. Completely updated, it features industry case studies, revised and expanded problem sections and new material on product design, CAD, Karnaugh Maps and CIM.
Getting Ready to Automate.
Building Blocks of Automation.
Mechanization of Parts Handling.
Automatic Production and Assembly.
Numerical Control and CAD/CAM.
Teaching Robots to Do Work.
Machine Vision Systems.
Industrial Applications of Robots.
Industrial Logic Control Systems.
Programmable Logic Controllers.
On-Line Computer Control.
Computer Integrated Manufacturing.
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 512
Published: 17th January 1992
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 25.6 x 18.45
Weight (kg): 1.1
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: Revised