Accession Number : AD0761022

Title :   A Post Processor to Interface the APT Programming Language with a Numerically Controlled Drafting Machine,

Corporate Author : ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND TEXARKANA TEX INTERN TRAINING CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Burns,Wallace Lee

Report Date : JUL 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 113

Abstract : The paper discusses the APT system used in programming numerically controlled machines. A specific post processor is described and the program listing is given. The post processor was designed to interface the APT/360 system with a Gerber 622 drafting machine. A technique is then presented which may be used to modify a post processor. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MECHANICAL DRAWING, *AUTOMATION), (*COMPUTER PROGRAMS, INSTRUCTION MANUALS), CONTROL SYSTEMS, INTERFACES, PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE