Machine Link™ is very easy to use and extremely reliable. It will communicate with every CNC machine in your shop that supports standard RS-232 serial communications. It can be used to edit, print, upload, and download CNC program files. It is easy to configure and supports all standard character sets (ASCII, ISO, and EIA). It will also drip feed most CNC machines and is compatible with industrial BTRs. The software runs on all versions of Windows from WIN95 on up (including Vista) and each copy can be configured for an unlimited number of machines.
Machine Link™ with Binary File Support is identical to Machine Link™but it can also be used to upload and download binary data files and can also be used to edit binary data files. This is the ideal product for support persons who are servicing CNC equipment in the field. It can also be used to send Executive Tapes for commissioning older controls.
Machine Link™ PLUS is identical to Machine Link™but it supports six simultaneous communication sessions, sending data to machines, and can be receiving data from a seventh CNC machine.
Machine Link™PLUS is ideal for servicing a group of CNC machine tools from a single computer when some of the jobs require drip feeding the machine for an extended period of time. While one job is active, others can still be started; you don't have to wait for other jobs to end. This product obviously requires an available COM Port for each CNC machine tool. There are many hardware options, including wireless communication ports. Contact us at (800) 838-3479 for details.
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Machine Link™ Quick Serve has been described by many as a "cool" program. It continuously monitors each serial port for file requests, then quickly serves the CNC file directly back to the machine tool control. The machine operator never has to leave the machine or manually interact with the PC since the request is initiated directly from the machine tool control at the shop floor level using simple commands (token or keywords) embedded in the CNC program files.
Machine Link™ Quick Serve runs continuously on a dedicated PC and can serve 32 simultaneous DNC sessions. This means no waiting – each request will be received and processed immediately. There are many hardware options, including wireless communication ports. Contact us at (800) 838-3479 for details.
PDADNC™ is DNC Software that will run on a Pocket PC with WIN Mobile 2003 or higher. This software provides extreme mobility and is used to upload and download CNC programs with CNC machine tools. It is easy to configure and supports all standard character sets (ASCII, ISO, and EIA). It will even drip feed most CNC machines. It's the perfect shop application that fits in your pocket!