This book presents basic information on CAD/CAM and describes how to select, implement, and run a CAD/CAM system in the mechanical engineering environment. It also describes the overall state of CAD/CAM today in different industrial sectors and for different manufacturing technologies.
Part I: Selection and Implementation 1. Introduction to CAD/CAM 2. The Contents of a CAD/CAM System 3. Selection of a CAD/CAM System 4. Getting Started in CAD/CAM 5. Ongoing CAD/CAM Operations 6. The Future of CAD/CAM Part Ii Overview of CAD/CAM Applications in Industry 7. Overview of the Industrial use of CAD/CAM 8. Industrial Case Studies 9. Ingredients for Successful Implementation of CAD/CAM