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    I have tried many CAM systems over the years, for...

    I have tried many CAM systems over the years, for many (dialog 4,11 millplus and HH430) controls.The problem is that all new CAM packages are oriented to modern controls, so they tend to create huge...
  2. Thanks for sharing your experience, I might find...

    Thanks for sharing your experience, I might find it useful, as my turret does not seat perfectly when tools change.It is not an encoder problem, propably swarf is trapped between the contact faces.
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    Although I agree that D11 horizontal spindles are...

    Although I agree that D11 horizontal spindles are more robust than D4 ones, I find the last much more versatile and workshop friendly.As the years passed Deckel adopted a production oriented...
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    It takes a couple of photos from your latest...

    It takes a couple of photos from your latest acquisition to unlock my bookmark list...:D
  5. Base price of the Commodore model(no VC) was 46k...

    Base price of the Commodore model(no VC) was 46k euro 2-3 years ago.The H/H DRO costed around 6k and the PARAT option added about 2k to the final amount.In case somebody wants it fully equipped, cost...
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    Thank you for replying Rolf, I saw your old...

    Thank you for replying Rolf, I saw your old thread some days ago.Indeed, there is no need to reference B and C axis.However in case you do it by rotating -5 degrees each axis, the procedure ends...
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    On mazatrol T32, the parameter you need is I...

    On mazatrol T32, the parameter you need is I believe U5. I am not sure about T plus...

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    After booting the machine, screen asks for...

    After booting the machine, screen asks for traversing to the reference points for all five axes.cycle start button works for the three axis but not for the other two.So there is no transition to...
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    DMU 50T Newbie

    Hi everyone, we recently purchased a DMU50T which I want to get familiar with.It is equiped with H/H 426/430 control and uses 3+2 (c&b manual) axes.Does someone know the procedure to traverse to...
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    No replies here so I will repost this in the CNC...

    No replies here so I will repost this in the CNC Machining section.Might be luckier there...
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    DMU 50T Newbie

    Hi everyone, we recently purchased a DMU50T which I want to get familiar with.It is equiped with 426/430 control and uses 3+2 (c&b manual) axes.Does someone know the procedure to traverse to...
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    She is a beauty...Although I found her...

    She is a beauty...Although I found her (pre-Peter) price very tempting, it is a bit small for my envelope...
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    Euro toolroom mills are pieces of fine...

    Euro toolroom mills are pieces of fine craftmanship.That means also that every part or attachment is made in the same quality.In your case, high quality casting, scraped contact faces and ways,12.9...
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    I think its what Ross suggested, earlier.I have...

    I think its what Ross suggested, earlier.I have done it on a special tailstock construction, where the client needed 500+mm of quill travel.The best way was the schaublin's star philosophy, so we...
  15. There is also a machine supplier in Germany that...

    There is also a machine supplier in Germany that offers a range of modified Deckel and Maho clones.Furthermore these clones were named after their ancestors...Let the thorough investigatioν begin...
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    Off topic,but there was a time that I quickly...

    Off topic,but there was a time that I quickly returned home from school to read the latest posts from Arno,Martin P,Sean,DeckelFan and AlfaGTA. :codger:
  17. Contour 3 is the "low end" control of Deckel,a...

    Contour 3 is the "low end" control of Deckel,a sort of marketing trick.It is basically same as Dialog 4 but with a few differences.It had for sure a smaller memory (128kb).Drip feeding was optional...
  18. Thread: Arboga Scam?

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    Beautiful? Yes Useful? No (for the 90% of...

    Beautiful? Yes
    Useful? No (for the 90% of radial users)

    Radials in my part of the world are made to machine heavy and bulky workpieces, where it is easier to move the drilling head than the...
  19. I faced this problem with an old version of HSM...

    I faced this problem with an old version of HSM on a dialog 4 control.It was occuring only in "adaptive clearing" method of cutting where optimal movements are selected by the CAM.On a chat I had...
  20. Sqt machines have a hydraylic counterbalance...

    Sqt machines have a hydraylic counterbalance located in the X-axis.If your QT has a similar one, check its hydraylic valve/distributor.It has a pressure gauge,and a regulator.Try to lower the...
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    Believe that mistakes happened back then, and 1/2...

    Believe that mistakes happened back then, and 1/2 US gallons are equal to 2 litres...:smoking:
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    Sqt lathes are impossible to crane-lift without...

    Sqt lathes are impossible to crane-lift without an extra part that is bolted on the casting, under the chuck.It is removed after installation, because its huge and propably belongs to mazak...
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    Ross' work was an inspiration.

    Ross' work was an inspiration.
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    I believe that all versions until T-plus, have a...

    I believe that all versions until T-plus, have a separate card in the control with a preselected language.That means you have to exchange your German card with a new English one directly from a Mazak...
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    Another very interesting fact is the spindle bore...

    Another very interesting fact is the spindle bore of the 190 model.Normaly it should be bigger than the 140's(30mm?).That means a much more expensive bearing setup,and probably a heavier spindle.If...
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