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Programming Mazak Machining Centers

Brief Overview:

The purpose of this class is to provide
part programming information using the
Mazatrol programming language on
Mazak Machining Centers.

The class room uses the Matrix Cam.


Machining and tooling experience on
machining centers.


Lunch will be provided.


Northwest Machine, Rogers, MN

Classroom Hours:

8:30 - 4:30


Day 1

Machine coordinate and programming coordinate
systems; Familiarization with Mazatrol functions and
program creation; Face Milling; Point Machining

Day 2

Program Edit Features; Priority Function for the Same
Tool; Multi Mode Programming Function; Topics on
Machining: Line Machining, Tool Data, WPC, Pocket, Slot

Day 3

Topics on Machining (continued): M Codes, Sub
programs, Pallet Change, Index, Pocket Mountain,
Pocket Valley, Unknowns Calculating, Shape Rotate and
Shape Shift; MMS; Tornado Milling and Planet Tapping; Parameters and TPC Functions