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    NTX 1500? I have only seen a 1000,2000,2500,3000...

    NTX 1500? I have only seen a 1000,2000,2500,3000 models. When looking at a Mill Turn platform one of the most important things to consider is the distance between the main spindle and the sub...
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    I wouldn't hesitate to do a part like that in a...

    I wouldn't hesitate to do a part like that in a CTX.

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    You will have to explain what kinda of...

    You will have to explain what kinda of interrupted cut you would like to preform.

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    The CTX is a great machine. Very ridged and...

    The CTX is a great machine. Very ridged and precise. I run a CTX Gamma 2000tc every day. You might want to get a quote before you go any further because I would guess the CTX will be more than about...
  5. Have you tried dmg mori service? They will set...

    Have you tried dmg mori service? They will set you up with a tech and maybe you could download the parameters from each machine and see if and what is different?

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  6. Or if you want the spindle to stay locked in a...

    Or if you want the spindle to stay locked in a certain position try using M19 S?? For spindle orientation angle.

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  7. What if you called the tool an endmill? I use a...

    What if you called the tool an endmill? I use a 3d sensor on all our machines and never lock the spindle. I just make sure that the dial faces the operator when it gets loaded into the spindle.
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    If your using SHOP MILL only look into SINUMERIK...

    If your using SHOP MILL only look into SINUMERIK multiple clamping function. Link bellow:

    Multiple Clamping SINUMERIK Operate - SINUMERIK CNC4you - Siemens
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    We have a NLX3000-1250 with the celos and it will...

    We have a NLX3000-1250 with the celos and it will work great for you. Yes it can get laggy but other than that it is a great control on top of a very mechanically sound machine. The NLX machines beat...
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    Yeah I'll send our procedure tomorrow.... does...

    Yeah I'll send our procedure tomorrow.... does the machine have 3d quickset? Spindle probe? Remember to always save the original kinematic values!

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  11. I would personally use what the factory...

    I would personally use what the factory recommends. I would think that the thicker oil would work good for the ways but I think you would use a lighter weight for the spindle.

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  12. We have 2 ecomill 50s and a ecomill 70 with...

    We have 2 ecomill 50s and a ecomill 70 with Siemens and had them set a parameter to unlock the cabinet door with an M30. I would be bugging DMG Mori like crazy because it is like a 5 minute quick...
  13. I have never been around a Doosan machine but I...

    I have never been around a Doosan machine but I have been programming and setting up 2 NLX machines for the last 5 years and they are a workhorse of a lathe. They have a pretty good conversational...
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    Dmg Mori Mill Tap 700. I see a few used ones...

    Dmg Mori Mill Tap 700. I see a few used ones around $60k USD every once and awhile. They have a Siemens 840d sl control which is very popular in Europe.

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    Well the way I would go about telling him would...

    Well the way I would go about telling him would be that learning and programing the machine to its full potential would easily pay for a tech to come. Also just winging it would increase your chance...
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    If you had all your eggs in one basket with the...

    If you had all your eggs in one basket with the guy that left I would recommend having Makino come to your shop and spending a week with a few of your employees setting up and programming the...
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    We were going through the same process a few...

    We were going through the same process a few years ago of looking for a turn mill and we thought the new Doosan SMX 3100 looked like a like a nice machine for the price. I was thinking it was around...
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    Yes it will have some pretty good conversational...

    Yes it will have some pretty good conversational programing for simple turning and milling operations. The output of the conversational is G-code so you can use that to help build a post. I would...
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    How far is it off? Do you have dmg mori service...

    How far is it off? Do you have dmg mori service close? I have a procedure to adjust the kinematics but It could also be a programming error. Best thing to do is program a part that mills a perfectly...
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    I would take your time and get them to give you a...

    I would take your time and get them to give you a few weeks of full evaluation of the software. It took us 2 months to find a CAM system that did what we wanted for a very complex DMG CTX gamma mill...
  21. Find a solution to your problem? I run a CTX...

    Find a solution to your problem? I run a CTX Gamma and I get this same problem every once and awhile.

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    Goto Harvey tool. We drill hundreds of .05...

    Goto Harvey tool. We drill hundreds of .05 diameter holes .2 deep in inconel 718. We called them and they have application people that will get you the right tool with the right speeds and feeds for...
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    What would you like to know? I program and setup...

    What would you like to know? I program and setup 3 of these machines every day along with a CTX Gamma, all with Siemens controls. I can send you some programs if you are needing cam post help. Did...
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    Hey no problem. Have you tried calling the DMG...

    Hey no problem. Have you tried calling the DMG MORI office in Charlotte, NC? They have been pretty helpful over the phone for support. Also you can try calling Steffan at Maintenance, Servicing,...
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    You will need the Siemens factory password set...

    You will need the Siemens factory password set and depending on the version of software there should be a Deckel maho button maybe In the custom screen or menu select screen that should allow you to...
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