1.GENERAL PROGRAMMING B-63324EN/03
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1.7 PROGRAM CONFIGURATION
A group of commands given to the CNC for operating the machine is
called the program. By specifying the commands, the tool is moved
along a straight line or an arc, or the spindle motor is turned on and off.
In the program, specify the commands in the sequence of actual tool
Fig.1.7 (a) Program configuration
A group of commands at each step of the sequence is called the block.
The program consists of a group of blocks for a series of machining.
The number for discriminating each block is called the sequence
number, and the number for discriminating each program is called the
program number (See II-12).
Tool movement sequence