Using machine operator’s panel switches or pushbuttons, the tool can be
moved along each axis.
Machine operator’s panel
Fig.1.1 (b) The tool movement by manual operation
The tool can be moved in the following ways:
(i) Jog feed (See Section V–3.2)
The tool moves continuously while a pushbutton remains pressed.
(ii) Incremental feed (See Section V–3.3)
The tool moves by the predetermined distance each time a button is
(iii) Manual handle feed (See section V–3.4)
By rotating the manual handle, the tool moves by the distance
corresponding to the degree of handle rotation.
The tool movement by