Machine Tending Educational Cell with CNC Simulator

  • Qualifies for FANUC educational CERT program
  • Integrated system with FANUC Robot and FANUC CNC Simulator
  • Utilizes a FANUC LR Mate ER4iA 6-axis robot OR a FANUC CRX-5iA collaborative 6 Axis robot
  • Fits through a standard 36” doorway
  • See and hear your part get machined
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Machine Tending FANUC CNC Simulator

MTEC-SIM w/ FANUC ER4iA 6-axis robot


What can I do with an MTEC-SIM?


FANUC Robotics Courses:

  • Handling Tool Operation and Programming
  • Handling PRO
  • iRVision 2D
  • Advanced TPP
  • DCS


CNC Concepts Courses:

  • Machining, Programming, Setup, and Operation
  • Turning, Programming, Setup, and Operation
  • FANUC Simulator Exercises


APT Integration Courses:

  • Intermediate Concepts: Maintenance and Troubleshooting of Industrial Equipment
  • Introduction to Industrial Automation and Integration
  • Basic Integration Labs: PLC, HMI, Robot, Ancillary Components
  • Robot to CNC: Integration Fundamentals and Labs
  • Safety Systems and Standards Design and Application

Career Paths and Certifications

Career Paths:

  • FANUC Robot Technician
  • FANUC Robot Operator – Material Handling
  • Robot Integration
  • CNC Operator
  • CNC Machine Technician
  • Maintenance Technician
  • PLC/Controls Technician
  • Industrial Controls Integrator

NOCTI Certifications:

  • FCR-01 (FANUC Certified Operator 1) – Written
  • FCR-02 (FANUC Certified Operator 2) – Performance
  • FCR-T1 (FANUC Certified Robot Technician 2)


Material Handling (MH) CERT Instructor Training and Tool Kit

  • (1) online seat to take CERT Cart Safety Features web course
  • (1) online seat to take Robot Operations web course
  • (1) online seat to take HandlingTool or ArcTool Operation and Programming web course
  • (1) online seat to take HandlingPRO or WeldPRO web course
  • (1) seat to take a live HandlingTool or ArcTool Operation and Programming class at a FANUC facility
  • (1) ROBOGUIDE Simulation Software license
  • (1) FANUC Robot Operations Manual
  • (1) FANUC HandlingTool or ArcTool Operations and Programming Manual
  • (1) FANUC HandlingPRO (ROBOGUIDE Simulation) Manual

Material Handling (MH) CERT School Comprehensive Educational Package

  • (25) online seat to take Robot Operations web course
  • (25) online seat to take HandlingTool or ArcTool Operation and Programming web course
  • (25) online seat to take HandlingPRO or WeldPRO web course
  • (25) ROBOGUIDE Simulation Software license

*FANUC Education Grant available for new Educational Institutes. Work with reseller to confirm details.


APT Integration
  • Modular robot cart
  • Welded steel construction
  • Fits through standard doorway
  • Single 2-jaw EOAT for mill blank and lathe blank
  • Fold-up work table for laptop, textbook, etc.
  • Safety area scanner for fenceless operation of ER4iA robot work area
  • FANUC CRX operates in collaborative mode without safety area scanner
  • 3-color beacon operation indicator light
  • Swivel casters with brakes and rotation lock
FANUC Robotics

FANUC ER4iA 6-axis robot

  • R30iB Mate Plus controller

OR FANUC CRX-5iA collaborative 6 Axis robot

  • R30iB Mini Plus robot controller

2D iRVision Optional


FANUC’s new R-30iB Plus Robot Controllers feature the new iPendant with enhanced screen resolution and processing capability. The new user interface, iHMI, can display guides for setup and programming, as well as tutorials from the main home page which has a design common to FANUC CNCs, enabling easier use of robots. Using the programming guide, even first-time robot users can create a program for a simple handling task and execute it in just 30 minutes! Easier usage also improves efficiency by facilitating system setup and maintenance.


The CNC education simulator is designed specifically for educational purposes, ensuring affordable access to the latest FANUC CNC platform in a compact and portable package, easily integrated into any classroom.

  • Switchable mill and lathe system in one simulator
  • 3 Axis milling / 2 axis turning system + 1 spindle
  • Conversational programming and 3D simulation (MGi)
  • Inch / metric switchable
  • 32 Tool offset pairs
  • Work piece coordinates G52 – G59 + 48 additional on mill
  • 10.4” Color LCD
  • Full QWERTY keyboard

PBL (Project Based Learning)

CNC Lathe

NIMS Lathe Parts

CNC Mill

NIMS Mill parts


FANUC iRVision

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