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Journal of Mechatronics and Applications
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 273963, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/273963
Research Article

Conception and Implementation of a Dual Data Acquisition System on an Eight-Axis High-Speed Tube Cutting CNC Machine

1Department of Electrical Engineering, Toolmen Corporation, Georgetown, TX 78680, USA
2Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, TN 38505, USA

Received 14 May 2009; Revised 16 March 2010; Accepted 15 April 2010

Academic Editor: Philip R. Moore

Copyright © 2010 Zengshi Chen and Wenzhong Gao. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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