Universal machining centers : GROB-WERKE GmbH & Co. KG

No matter whether operator, programmer, start-up technician or maintenance technician: We offer various training modules, which can be combined to suit your particular requirements, to make sure you get the best out of your GROB machining center. All training programs on offer are available for the SIEMENS 840D sl, HEIDENHAIN iTNC 530, TNC 640 and FANUC 30iB.

How a GROB training program can benefit you:

 

  • Increased production
     
  • More efficient and gentle work on machines and when using tools
     
  • Quality improvement
     
  • Higher machine utilization and lower machine failure quota
     
  • Shorter setting-up times

NC Programming

Requirements:

  • Basic knowledge of NC programming on the control system used

 

Duration​​​​​​​:

  • 2 days

 

Contents​​​​​​​:

  • Swiveling the machining plane with the control system's own swivel cycles
  • Producing boreholes and surfaces on swiveled-in planes
  • GROB manufacturer cycles

 

Learning objective​​​​​​​:

  • Autonomous machine programming in five axes

Operation

Requirements:

  • Basic knowledge of the control system used

 

Duration:

  • 3 days
  • Operation withmill-turn technology + 1 day
  • Operation with accuracy package + 1 day

 

Contents:

  • Safety
  • Operation, including. pallet change
  • Program entry
  • Tool management system
  • Loading and unloading tools
  • Touch probe calibration
  • Touch probe in manual mode
  • Standard machine calibration
  • Daily inspection / preventive maintenance of the universal machining centers

 

Learning objective:

  • Autonomous and safe machine operation in manual and automatic mode
  • Correct handling of tools and associated data
  • Correct handling of the touch probe
  • Recognizing the need for machine maintenance

Touch probe programming

Requirements:

  • Basic knowledge of NC programming on the control system used

 

Duration:

  • 1 day

 

Contents:

  • Measuring cycles in automatic mode
  • Positioning parts
  • Setting part zeros
  • Correcting tool geometry data

 

Learning objective:

  •  Positioning parts in the work area
  • Checking and correcting parts

GROB rotary pallet storage system (PSS-R)

Requirements:

  • Basic knowledge of the machining unit used

 

Duration:

  • 1 day

 

Contents:

  • Safety
  • Configuration and function of the GROB rotary pallet storage system (PSS-R)
  • Fundamental principles of the pallet storage system control software
  • Generation of work plans
  • Production planning

 

Learning objective:

  • Autonomous and safe operation of the PSS-R
  • Appropriate equipping and production planning

Electrical maintenance

Requirements:

  • Training on electrical or electronic systems
  • Basic knowledge of the drive and control technology, as well as the control system used

 

Duration:

  • 3 days


Course composition:

  • Combination of theory (50 %) and practical exercises (50 %)

 

Contents:

  • Safety training
  • Functional description of electrical components
  • Data backup
  • Data recovery
  • Hardware replacement
  • Hardware settings
  • Diagnostic options
  • Fault analysis and the correct approach to machine malfunctions

 

Learning objective:

  • Minimizing machine downtimes through preventive maintenance activities
  • Maintenance of electrical components
  • Rectifying and localizing electrical faults
  • Creation and use of data backup as a frame of reference
  • Confident handling of the documentation

Mechanical maintenance

Requirements:

  • Well-founded training on mechanical systems (metalworking, chipping production)
  • Fundamental principles of hydraulic, pneumatic and lubrication systems (lubricants, lubrication diagrams)
  • Experience in maintaining automated machine tools and of diagnosing faults and their causes

 

Duration:

  • 3 days

 

Course composition:

  • Combination of theory (30 %) and practical exercises (70 %)

 

Contents:

  • Introduction to safety technology
  • Configuration of the machine (assemblies, guides, drives, measuring systems, tool magazine)
  • Introduction to machine documentation, service and maintenance tasks and special equipment
  • Motorized spindle (preventive maintenance and inspection)
  • Machine zeros
  • Fluid technology

 

Learning objective:

  • Using the technical documentation as a frame of reference
  • Carrying out inspection and maintenance tasks
  • Correcting setting reference points
  • Localizing and rectifying mechanical faults
  • Implementing the measures required for safe operation and maintenance
  • Familiarization with the correct procedure for starting a shutdown machine

GROB special training modules

If you are interested in any of the following special trainings, please contact the Training Department at GROB. These courses are not defined in terms of time. The modules can therefore be combined and taught to meet the customer's particular needs and requirements. We would be happy to send you detailed information on the content, duration and prices.

 

  • Additional tool magazine
  • Laser tool measurement
  • NC programming (basic training)
  • NC programming (advanced training)
  • Cycle programming
  • Reliable, GROB-specific programming
  • Interpolation turning PLUS
  • U-axis
  • GROB Spindle Diagnostics GSD
  • GROB chip-in-spindle detection system (SiS)
  • GROB manufacturer cycles
  • Lateral entry course, Heidenhain iTNC 530 to TNC 640
Registration for GROB training

We are glad you want to register for a customer training program. Please note that the maximum number of participants per course is limited to five, applications will therefore be considered in the order in which they are received.

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Any questions?

Contact us.

 

GROB Customer Training
 

Phone: +49 (8261) 996-5771

E-mail: training@grob.de