Re: An alternative to proprietary cnc systems?
- From: F. George McDuffee <gmcduffee@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 31 Aug 2005 09:29:29 -0500
Do you get the whole skippy when you buy the system or is there
an extra charge for activating every option?
On Tue, 30 Aug 2005 21:42:06 GMT, "Karl Townsend"
<karltownsend.NOT@xxxxxxxxxxxxx remove .NOT to reply> wrote:
>This is Camsoft. It has been in business for 20 years. I have a knee mill
>and a large turret lathe (Mazak M4) running Camsoft. Soon to have a small
>turret lathe (Hardinge CHNC), also.
>It is a great control for retrofitting old machinery as it can interface any
>tool changer, turret, etc. and can control all kinds of servos and steppers.
>Very versitile and it all runs on on a PC. This is NOT a cheap hobby system.
>The real secret is a dedicated real time aixis drive computer on a card in
>the PC <Galil>. And all the I/O PLC type functions handled within the host
>Just a happy customer