CNC Turning (Scope of Competition)

Recommended Entry Requirements
1. Competitors must possess the requisite skills and knowledge in programming, setting up and operating a Computer Numerically-Controlled (CNC) lathe

Competition Format
2. This competition is an individual event.

3. Test Projects for the competition are structured into modules and each module may consist of a maximum of two (2) parts.

4. Competitors are required to:

• Prepare part programs for components to be machined on the CNC lathe through the machine control unit and/or Computer Aided Machining software (CAM)
• Set up and operate CNC lathe to produce precision components to dimensional accuracy of 0.01mm and obtain surface roughness of up to 0.8 micron

Time Allocated
5. 15 hours over 3 days of competition

Technical Description
Download the PDF file here:Turning TD (21 Dec 17)