Code No: 53211/MT
M.Tech. \u2013 II Semester Regular Examinations, September, 2008
ADVANCES IN CNC TECHNOLOGIES
(Advanced Manufacturing Systems)
Answer any FIVE questions
All questions carry equal marks
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1.a) Discuss classification of NC systems with appropriate examples
b) Discuss various methods of improving machine accuracy of NC
2.a) With figure explain Quick Tooling system deployed in CNC
machine. What is ATC?
b) Discuss in detail Coolant fed Tooling system and its relevance in
CNC machining. Name some coolants.
3.a) Discuss adaptive control with constraints. Discuss its limitations.
b) With a block diagram explain adaptive control for grinding. Why is
not so popular.
4.a) Distinguish FDM and LOM with appropriate examples. Mention
their specific applications and limitations.
b) Explain selective laser sintering and its specific applications. List
various parameters that affect quality of products.
5.a) Explain the necessity of post processor in CNC machining. Explain
b) How do you create DAPP based post processor. What are its
advantages and limitations.
With appropriate examples explain embedded controllers and its
b) How does PLC differ from micro controller. Discuss applications of
PLC\u2019s in CNC machines.
7.a) XYTABLE of drilling machine has to move from point (2,2) to the
point (7,4) dimensions are in cm. Each axis can move at constant
velocity of 30cm/min
Find traveling time between points.
If BLU = 0.001 cm. What are incremental position
commands to the NC system.