Over the years, machine controls have become increasingly complex.
What started out as two hand wheels on the old manual mills has become a
full-fledged computer terminal with advanced functionality. Unfortunately, what
seems like an advanced system may not be particularly user-friendly.
Hartford Innovation, a Taiwan-based
machining center manufacturer, likens the changes in controls to those in
telephones. A classic landline can make calls, but a smartphone can connect to
Source URL: VIDEO: Machine Tool Maker Brings Controls into the 21st Century
Source Website: Advance Engineering – Engineering.com