Fanuc DNC Software for Ethernet & RS232 Transfer

NEW Version 9
Predator DNC with Fanuc 0i CNC

Complete Fanuc CNC support with Predator DNC Software

Predator DNC provides complete RS232 transfer, dripfeeding, wireless and Ethernet communication support for all Fanuc CNC models simultaneously. Within Predator DNC maximize the performance and capabilities of each Fanuc CNC model.

Predator DNC includes all Fanuc RS232 and Ethernet protocols standard with the purchase of Predator DNC software. Not all Fanuc CNC networking options are available for all Fanuc models.

Fanuc Focas Protocol support

Predator DNC includes support for Fanuc's Focas interface via HSSB (Fiber Optic) and Ethernet with the following main features:

  • Send to CNC
  • Dripfeed to CNC
  • Predator Schedule support1
  • Tool restart after tool break
  • Multiple Fanuc CNCs simultaneously
  • Faster than RS232 with Error Correction
  • Remote Request and Bar Code triggers
  • Optional background operation as a true Windows service

NOTE1: Predator Schedule support requires Predator DNC Enterprise.

Fanuc Embedded and FAST FTP Protocol support

Predator DNC includes support for the Fanuc Embedded and FAST FTP protocol. These Ethernet protocols supports the following:

  • Send to CNC
  • Receive from CNC
  • Dripfeed to CNC
  • Multiple Fanuc CNCs simultaneously
  • Faster than RS232 with Error Correction
  • Optional background operation as a true Windows service

NOTE: Fanuc FAST FTP may require the appropriate option be purchased from Fanuc.

NOTE1: Predator Schedule support requires Predator DNC Enterprise.

Fanuc Custom Macro A & B support

Predator DNC includes support for the Fanuc Custom Macro A & B support with the following main features:

  • Load and Save variables
  • CNC Probing
  • Data Collection
  • Machine Monitoring
  • Automation of robots, PLCs and other devices
  • Conditional Machining
  • Part Family Machining
  • Multiple Fanuc CNCs simultaneously
  • Remote Request and Bar Code triggers
  • Optional background operation as a true Windows service

NOTE: The Fanuc Custom Macro A & B option may have to be purchased from Fanuc.

Fanuc A & Expand A Protocol support

Predator DNC includes support for the Fanuc A & Expand A protocol via the Fanuc Remote Buffer option with the following main features:

  • Send to CNC
  • Dripfeed to CNC
  • Tool restart after tool break
  • Multiple Fanuc CNCs simultaneously
  • Remote Request and Bar Code triggers
  • Optional background operation as a true Windows service

NOTE: The Fanuc A & Expand A requires the Fanuc Remote Buffer option and may have to be purchased from Fanuc.

Fanuc Cassette Protocol support

Predator DNC includes support for the Fanuc Cassette protocol with the following main features:

  • Send to CNC
  • Receive from CNC
  • Dripfeed to CNC
  • Tool restart after tool break
  • Multiple Fanuc CNCs simultaneously
  • Remote Request and Bar Code triggers
  • Optional background operation as a true Windows service

Fanuc Paper Tape and Punch Tape support

Predator DNC includes support for Fanuc paper tape and punch tape protocols with the following main features.

  • Send to CNC
  • Dripfeed to CNC
  • Predator Schedule support1
  • Tool restart after tool break
  • Multiple Fanuc CNCs simultaneously
  • Remote Request and Bar Code triggers
  • Optional background operation as a true Windows service

NOTE: The oldest Fanuc CNCs require a Predator BTR board to add a RS232 port by emulating a paper/punch tape interface to the CNC machine. Customers with executive tapes or lots of legacy tapes can request a batch transfer of tapes to appropriate file formats.

NOTE1: Predator Schedule support requires Predator DNC Enterprise.

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Fanuc CNC Support:

Fanuc 0 Series
Fanuc 3 Series
Fanuc 6 Series
Fanuc 7 Series
Fanuc 9 Series
Fanuc 10 Series
Fanuc 11 Series
Fanuc 12 Series
Fanuc 15 Series
Fanuc 16 Series
Fanuc 18 Series
Fanuc 20 Series
Fanuc 21 Series
Fanuc 30 Series
Fanuc 31 Series
Fanuc 32 Series
Fanuc 35 Series
Fanuc 150 Series
Fanuc 160 Series
Fanuc 180 Series
Fanuc 200 Series
Fanuc 240 Series
Fanuc 300 Series
Fanuc 310 Series
Fanuc 320 Series
Fanuc 2000 Series
Fanuc 3000 Series
Fanuc Power Motion Series