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Product: Self-Study Manual

Machining Center Programming, Setup, and Operation

A Guide To Mastering The Use Of CNC Machining Centers

  • New in the fifth edition:

    • Newer FANUC CNC models are shown​

    • Examples shown in both Imperial (inch) and Metric measurement systems

  • Soft bound

  • Comprehensive 418 page manual to learn CNC machining center programming and operation

  • Written by Mike Lynch and published by CNC Concepts, Inc.

  • $80.00

  • Get the workbook and answer booklet ($59.90) and turn this manual into an inexpensive self-study course!

  • Very tutorial

  • Lots of illustrations (over 175 illustrations in the fifth edition)

  • Many practice exercises (with answers) are included in the text

  • Expanded presentation of setup and operation

  • View the Table of Contents to see just how comprehensive this manual is!

  • ISBN: 9798394489716

If you want to learn safe, proven, and accepted methods for programming and operating CNC machining centers, you can’t afford to miss this key concepts approach to learning how to apply CNC machining centers in manufacturing. This text utilizes this unique approach to introduce you to the method of programming and operation that can be applied to both vertical as well as horizontal machining centers.

This essential 24-lesson tutorial offers step by step coverage of the most popular form of CNC equipment in a way that anyone can understand. While we do assume the student possesses a knowledge of basic machining practice, there are no CNC prerequisites. Whether you already work for a manufacturing company that uses CNC machining centers, or if you are trying to learn enough about CNC to secure a position in a CNC-using company, this self-study manual will provide you with the skills you need to ensure safe, smooth operation of CNC machine tools.

Get the workbook/answer book combo to create a complete self-study course!

The 90 page workbook includes 24 practice exercises and 11 programming activities to confirm your understanding of the material you've read. The answer book is in the same format, with all answers filled in. This is truly a cost-effective way to learn about CNC machining centers!


CC-MCPO-M ~ Machining center manual ~ $80.00

CC-MCPO-W ~ Workbook for above ~ $29.95

CC-MCPO-A ~ Answer book for above ~ $29.95 

CC-MCPO-WA ~ Workbook/answer combo for above ~ $59.90

Note: This product is not available for delivery by downloading.

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