MTB develops Cam Grinding and Crank Milling Application for National Machine

MTB is in the process of completing a newly developed Cam Grinding software package installed within a new 7 axis Fanuc 30i CNC on a Reform Mill/Grind machine for National Machine in Ohio. The machine is under power and still being tested onsite. Cam & Crank milling and grinding are the latest additions to MTB’s diversified portfolio of gear processing technologies. MTB’s Cam Milling and Grinding Highlights: • Accepts many cam definitions e.g. Polar or Cartesian coordinates, Base Radius with Deviations, CAD Drawing. • Algorithm simplicity • Spiral Infeed, Dwell, Spiral retraction • Intuitive interface and friendly process defaults • Capable of adding on-board inspection