SAFETY PRECAUTIONS B-75044EN/02
Precautions to Operate NC Machine
When you control an actual NC machine with the NC programs transferred by
this software, please observe the following precautions for safety.
1 Before attempting to use an NC program to control NC machines,
ensure that those machines and tools that will be under the control of
the NC program will operate safely.
If an invalid NC program is used, or if NC program (confirmed as
being satisfactory) is applied incorrectly, the machine and tool may
behave unexpectedly, possibly damaging the tool, machine, and/or
work-piece, and presenting the risk of injury to the operator and/or
2 The software described herein does not check whether a transferring
NC program is fully compatible with the target machine. When using
the NC program to control an actual NC machine, Precaution 1 must
3 Due to deterioration of the storage medium, or as a result of errors
introduced during communication, the NC program actually loaded
into a machine might vary slightly from that originally created.
Therefore, even when using an NC program that has already been
used successfully with an actual machine, Precaution 1 must be
Note) In this document, the term “NC program” refers to programs that
specify NC machine operations. Note that in NC machine manuals,
“machining program”, “part program”, or “program” may be used in
place of “NC program”. The above precautions are applied for these
terms that have the same meaning of “NC program”.