Video: Programmable Steady Rest APP Saves Operator Time
June 28, 2013
This video explains how a Gosiger-developed aftermarket steady rest interface with an integrated operator control panel allows the CNC machine operator to control and monitor the steady rest, and provides program setup without switching screens.
Key features are:
Manual steady rest operation including open/close, tow pin advance/retract, tailstock chuck open/close
Monitoring of steady rest Z-Axis position
Barcode scanning calls up correct program and offsets
Operator can set stroke size and configure cap and head port drilling location
Operator Cycle Starts from APP without interaction with OSP control
Watch the video and contact Gosiger to learn more about custom APPs that can help improve your productivity and performance.