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Implementation of the Coordinate Measuring Machine Controller



Howard T. Moncarz, Ted Hopp, P Leazark


This document describes the implementation specifics of the Coordinates Measuring Machine Controller (CMMC) program as of March 26, 1987. This program runs under the control of the ECS program that is described in the document Implementation of the Execution Control System of the Inspection Workstation. The controller program consists of state machine modules that customize the controller for its particular application--i.e. supervising the CMM.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 3874
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Coordinates Measuring Machine Controller (CMMC), inspection workstation, IWS, machine modules


Moncarz, H. , Hopp, T. and Leazark, P. (1988), Implementation of the Coordinate Measuring Machine Controller, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed May 24, 2024)


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Created February 29, 1988, Updated October 12, 2021