CNC Abbreviations Flashcards

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ANSI American National Standards Institute
ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineering
CBN cubic boron nitride
CNC computer numerical control
G Codes preparatory command
M Codes miscellaneous function command
S Codes spindle speed control
NPS National Pipe Straight
NPT National Pipe Taper
WHMIS Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System
UNC Unified National Course (a thread system for course threads)
UNF Unified National Fine (a thread system for fine threads)
CMM coordinate measuring machine
EDM electrical discharge machine
HSS high speed steel
NDT non-destructive testing
PPE personal protective equipment