The student will learn the basics of CNC programming, learn how to integrate CNC into automated control systems. Troubleshooting of CNC control industrial machines and the preventive maintenance procedures with CNC controlled machines.

The Servo System class discusses the differences between servo motors and standard AC induction motors. This class discusses the specific types ofapplications that servos are used for, and the specific servo controllers. This includes the controller set-up and control as stand-alone applications and control via network connection to a PLC system.