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    Hardly a method that will lend itself well to a...

    Hardly a method that will lend itself well to a CNC application.
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    Hello Gregor, The early O Series control was...

    Hello Gregor,
    The early O Series control was introduced as a bargain basement control. I don't think Fanuc realized just how popular this control would be. In terms development of the FS"O" control...
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    Hello Gregor, The FS10 control came equipped...

    Hello Gregor,

    The FS10 control came equipped with either a 9" mono CRT Screen , or 14" Colour Screen. Both versions used the same method of registering Command Blocks in MDI, as you have shown...
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    Hello Dave, The computer not being connected,...

    Hello Dave,
    The computer not being connected, will have nothing to do with the issue. If the control has a TAPE Mode available via the Mode Selection Switch (EDIT, AUTO, TAPE, etc.), then the DNC...
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    Sticky: Hello MazatrolMatrix, To be entirely correct, 1...

    Hello MazatrolMatrix,
    To be entirely correct, 1 and -1 being passed as an argument have to be dealt with as shown in the Code Examples below.

    Rather than having to trot this code out every time...
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    Hello Tichy, After reading my Post #4 again, the...

    Hello Tichy,
    After reading my Post #4 again, the following example is not good:
    #1=0.0
    IF[[8 AND 4]EQ 4]GOTO12
    #1=10.0
    N12 G00 Z[10.0 + #1]

    In this case, the Conditional Statement is always...
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    Sticky: If ASIN really has to be used, the Mazatrol...

    If ASIN really has to be used, the Mazatrol Matrix User Macro has the ATAN math operator. Accordingly, the following should work as an Inverse SIN Function:

    #i=ATAN[Number / SQRT[-Number * Number...
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    Sticky: Hello MazatrolMatrix, Sure about that? The...

    Hello MazatrolMatrix,
    Sure about that? The following picture is a screen capture straight from a Mazatrol Matrix EIA programming Manual.

    266331


    I've written numerous Macro Programs for this...
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    Hello Kenre, The p/s087 error is a Hand shaking...

    Hello Kenre,
    The p/s087 error is a Hand shaking issue. Its likely that you're using Xon Xoff Handshaking and it means that more than 10 characters were transmitted by the Sending Device after the...
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    Hello SpikeyOne13, The Conditional Statement is...

    Hello SpikeyOne13,
    The Conditional Statement is going to test either True or False based on the result of ANDing #148 and 4.

    When doing a bitwise comparison you're looking for the existence of...
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    Hello SpikeyOne13, The function is not AND1 its...

    Hello SpikeyOne13,
    The function is not AND1 its an AND operator. Both your examples are the same in logic. They're doing a bitwise comparison of #507 and 1. The Conditional Statement will test true...
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    Hello Rick, As stated in my previous Post, an...

    Hello Rick,
    As stated in my previous Post, an Absolute move must follow the execution of G52, whether executed in G91,or G90 Mode, otherwise there will be no Local Workshift Offset applied. And you...
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    Hello thunderskunk, G10 is not going to be any...

    Hello thunderskunk,
    G10 is not going to be any more economical than using G52. In fact, there will be more characters involved when using the G10 command.

    You've not stated the control being...
  14. Hello Sean, Following is one method to determine...

    Hello Sean,
    Following is one method to determine the System Variable for the Tool Radius Comp Offset Value.

    Lets say that the Tool Call command is T1011, then:
    (GET OFFSET NUMBER)
    #1 = #4120...
  15. Hello Sean, Yes, DOC for X/C and yes, its...

    Hello Sean,
    Yes, DOC for X/C and yes, its writable. Take a picture of the Offset Page where you have the Tool Radius Comp Offset set for the X/C and Post here.

    Regards,

    Bill
  16. Hello Sean, Yes you could do that. However, as...

    Hello Sean,
    Yes you could do that. However, as G65 is allowable within Polar Interpolation Mode, another way would be to enter the Profile Code in a program to be called as a Macro and pass as an...
  17. Hello bspear, Yes, you can run the finish...

    Hello bspear,
    Yes, you can run the finish profile program with larger Tool Radius Offset values to take roughing cuts.

    Post as copy of your Finish Tool Path code.

    Regards,

    Bill
  18. Hello Gregor, This is because G32 can be used...

    Hello Gregor,
    This is because G32 can be used for Continuous Threading, where the Lead and Shape of the Thread may change at various points. The system is controlled in such a manner that the...
  19. Hello HuFlungDung, Well there you go. Just...

    Hello HuFlungDung,
    Well there you go. Just another obstacle in the pathway of learning.:)

    Regards,

    Bill
  20. Hello Higgins909, The Z address specified in the...

    Hello Higgins909,
    The Z address specified in the G76 cycle is the end of the Z travel in the Threading Cycle irrespective of the magnitude of any Exit Chamfer that may be specified in the Cycle. If...
  21. If your referring to an algorithm to calculate a...

    If your referring to an algorithm to calculate a max Feed Rate that will avert an error being raised due to the C axis Max Feed Rate being exceeded, then the following is it:
    Metric Example:

    F <...
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    Sticky: As Kevin remarked, you should Post the whole of...

    As Kevin remarked, you should Post the whole of the program. But if I'm to comprehend the first sentence of you last Post, as this is all the program you have, then it will fail on more than one...
  23. Hello Nerdlinger, Yes. I thought perhaps the OP...

    Hello Nerdlinger,
    Yes. I thought perhaps the OP may be seeing a change in the C axis velocity and taking it as the incorrect Feed Rate. Its common when the X axis is going to be close to the centre,...
  24. Hello munruh, The Feed Rate in Polar...

    Hello munruh,
    The Feed Rate in Polar Interpolation will vary (C or X depending on the mode of feed rate) depending on how close the cutter is to the centre of the part. For the same length of Linear...
  25. Hello Paul, I've not struck this issue before...

    Hello Paul,
    I've not struck this issue before with this control; I'm not sure if this is a parameter issue or not. Out of curiosity, why are you wanting to plug the 5th axis value of G54 into the...
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