1.2 Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
CAM is the next stage of CAD. A part created in CAD can be downloaded and manufactured, without a human hand touching the part. The process is called CAM, and involves CAD, Networking, and NC programming, as shown below.
NC programming Process planning Inspection and simulation
Components of Computer Aided Manufacturing
Lecture Notes © by R. B. Agarwal
Computer Aided Design in Mechanical Engineering