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    Checked all connections today and searched as...

    Checked all connections today and searched as best I could for any bad caps but didnt see any... though with the drive still mounted its hard to see much other than the top board.

    Anyway, no...
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    Ive looked over everything and wiggled connectors...

    Ive looked over everything and wiggled connectors etc.... havent found anything suspect. But will pull and re-seat connectors for grins and certainty. I didnt see any caps that looked bad but...
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    Yeah, been scanning for a spare drive for quite a...

    Yeah, been scanning for a spare drive for quite a while... Have yet to find one. Find a lot of SZ parts but yet to find a servo drive. And of course the parts machine I got back years ago - didnt...
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    Mits 110SZ - Servo drive repair?

    Have a '92 Mits DWC110-SZ that best I can tell, has a bad X/Y servo drive. Started with being sluggish/pulsing speed when positioning, then started giving an alarm at power up and would take a few...
  5. Thanks for the info guys!!! Ill likely give it a...

    Thanks for the info guys!!! Ill likely give it a whirl at some point - once I have a back up unit on hand in case. Last thing I need is to mess up and be a week or how ever long - out of a machine...
  6. RustySparks, Thanks for the info! Ill do some...

    RustySparks,
    Thanks for the info! Ill do some looking and attempted learning. I think I could do this myself - provided I learn the dangerous spots to avoid. Id like to think Im very mechanical,...
  7. Ill see if I can find any other numbers on the...

    Ill see if I can find any other numbers on the brown round guy...

    Keep in mind, the caps with red are from the other machine that has less issue on horizontal size. Just mentioning. None of the...
  8. Thanks Daryl, Yeah I saw that before I ever even...

    Thanks Daryl, Yeah I saw that before I ever even posted up here... thinking if I could do a LCD for a few hundred bucks, I wouldnt lose any sleep, save a few pennies, and just replace them. But...
  9. Couple more pics (I hope I captured what you were...

    Couple more pics (I hope I captured what you were wanting to see ) take from the original machine I was talking about (newer of the two - and for above picture reference - the first post of pictures...
  10. I must have been typing while you were posting......

    I must have been typing while you were posting... Will try and grab a few more pics and post.
    Thanks
    Wade
  11. Thanks for the input guys. Attached two pics...

    Thanks for the input guys.

    Attached two pics of screens - First Pic - one with two columns is the machine that original pictures were from. I fired up the other (same model/year but a bit older...
  12. And thats exactly why I didnt get in there very...

    And thats exactly why I didnt get in there very far or very well. Last thing I wanted to do was find a charged cap and get bit. Heard many stories about that over the years... and Im a bit chicken...
  13. Im wondering if they dont make it adjustable......

    Im wondering if they dont make it adjustable... though for the reason you said they might lock it, is exactly why I want to adjust it. Right now, the F1 label is above the F2 key, and the F8 label...
  14. Adjusting screen width - Mid 90s Okuma tube type monitor?

    Trying to adjust the size of the display on the monitor on my 95 LNC-8.
    I dug around in the back, and got vertical size and position found (little dials soldered on the board), also found the...
  15. Thanks for the input. Will probably just have to...

    Thanks for the input. Will probably just have to go with parts and scrap and go on my merry way. Poor ole gal...
    Wade
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    Bummer, my dealer is Hartwig and they are...

    Bummer, my dealer is Hartwig and they are absolutely amazing.
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    I dont know that I would say the 500 is not...

    I dont know that I would say the 500 is not supported anymore... I can still get parts, support and service on my OSP3000 which is older than the 500/5000 - but maybe thats your specific Okuma...
  18. How do you decide a fair price for a "part machine"?

    My oldest Okuma lathe (1980) has reached the end of its affordable life for me... Spindle bearing time - and based on the estimates Ive heard to do fix (6-10k), its just not worth it. Pretty sure I...
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    My experiences were with lathes and nothing newer...

    My experiences were with lathes and nothing newer than 1998 and still get help/insight on my 1980 LC10... I call/email every time I see a machine for sale that interests me to get a DMC so I know...
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    That must be a dealer choice thing? Im in...

    That must be a dealer choice thing? Im in Hartwig territory and I cant believe how helpful and forthcoming with info, documentation, DMC's, and troubleshooting. And has been that way since I first...
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    Heheheh, I might be an okuma guy, but that dont...

    Heheheh, I might be an okuma guy, but that dont mean Im smart :D Self taught to do what I do... and usually takes a long time to master various things or new options on newer machines. So please...
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    So it wont even make it across the RS232? Or...

    So it wont even make it across the RS232? Or just wont run once loaded? Ive never had a problem with something not going across RS232 unless it was an invalid character on an OSP 3000 and OSP5020-...
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    Just recently got a 96 VMC15 w/ 4th, and have had...

    Just recently got a 96 VMC15 w/ 4th, and have had a 95 4020HT w/ extended Z 4th ready since 2010
  24. Centaur Cat40 Collet - RDF075? Any experience with them?

    Got a couple Centaur C40RDF075 cat40 tool holders in with a machine. Brand new in box... just old.
    Never heard of them and searching isnt yielding much info other than they are different looking. ...
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    Thanks all... Had to take a trip down to get...

    Thanks all... Had to take a trip down to get dimensions to verify things and get stuff situated. Did get it loaded and brought home today.
    Next task, learning whats involved with converting from...
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