The cutting tool occupies a large proportion in the production cost of mechanical processing enterprises. According to statistics, in the machining process of domestic CNC equipment, tool costs account for about 8% of the total cost, and the indirect costs incurred in the procurement, management, and use of tool-related links can reach more than 4 times the tool cost, which makes The overall cost of the tool is up to 30% of the production cost. The informatization and intelligent management of cutting tools have been paid more and more attention by enterprises.
The traditional mode of using various types of tools for machine tools is that the on-site personnel do manual registration in the workshop's ordinary lockers or after the supervisor signs and signs on the receipt sheet and then takes it to the warehouse to use it. Make records with manual books or electronic bookkeeping. Such a model often has the following problems: