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    Well, if it helps someone else in any way. I...

    Well, if it helps someone else in any way. I certainly learnt something out of it.
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    Yeah, first for me too, although the m/c is 28...

    Yeah, first for me too, although the m/c is 28 years old, so statistically I guess it was bound to happen eventually...I have learned some things over the past couple of weeks so not a total bust,...
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    Well, thought I would let you know that the...

    Well, thought I would let you know that the company we sent the drive to found that the encoder had died; they replaced it and sent it back. It is now installed and working perfectly. It cost my boss...
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    Well, after the company we sent the drive to...

    Well, after the company we sent the drive to examined it they found that the encoder had died, so they replaced it. It is now installed and working perfectly. Just thought I would let you know.
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    Hi Jay. Thanks for your reply. We have actually...

    Hi Jay.
    Thanks for your reply.
    We have actually removed the X axis servo motor and sent it away to be tested and then repaired if needed. I've checked most of the cabling from the motor to the...
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    Yes, the encoder is red while the servo is black....

    Yes, the encoder is red while the servo is black. Both the encoder and servo connections look in good condition. I had a quick look at the cabling running back to the cabinet from the servo and it...
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    @ Dualkit - Right, my boss made a suggestion...

    @ Dualkit - Right, my boss made a suggestion something like that this morning. We are going to send the motor away to be checked out anyway, just to make sure, so won't be able to look into the...
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    My colleague thinks that a bearing in the servo...

    My colleague thinks that a bearing in the servo motor has gone causing a juddering inside (you can actually hear it when you move the axis) which is transferring that into the encoder. Thus the...
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    @ Dualkit - Yeah, it's just after 5 in the...

    @ Dualkit - Yeah, it's just after 5 in the afternoon here. The guy at work already kind of sorted the problem but will double check some things tomorrow.

    @ Other Brother - I think it's all in the...
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    Unfortunately that information is at work with...

    Unfortunately that information is at work with the machine. I'm at home now, we start early and finish early at the company I work. I'll have to get back to you tomorrow.
    Thank you for all your help...
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    It is a 1991 Fanuc Tape Cut W1 EDM. 3 axis, x, y,...

    It is a 1991 Fanuc Tape Cut W1 EDM. 3 axis, x, y, and z. The z axis isn't motorized.
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    Thanks, Dualkit, I'll do that. I have searched...

    Thanks, Dualkit, I'll do that. I have searched Ebay and some suppliers of fanuc motors, so far no joy. There are motors out there just the exact one I'm looking for.
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    It seems to be the servo motor, that's the source...

    It seems to be the servo motor, that's the source of the noise. We are now shopping around for a replacement motor so if anyone has a spare Fanuc Servo motor going then I'll post the details.
    Thanks.
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    416 X Servo Alarm

    Hi.
    We run a Sykes Fanuc W1 Wire Eroder, quite an old machine now but still very much used. Last night I ran a job overnight but in the morning when I looked at it the machine was showing a 416 X...
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    416 X Servo Alarm

    Hi.
    We run a Sykes Fanuc W1 Wire Eroder, quite an old machine now but still very much used. Last night I ran a job overnight but in the morning when I looked at it the machine was showing a 416 X...
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    Right, I just tried your version and it displayed...

    Right, I just tried your version and it displayed something pretty weird on the graph. So I fiddled with it a little and came up with this.

    The Main:
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    G90 G92 X0. Y0. U0. V0. I2.5 J0.
    S39...
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    Fantastic, thank you. I'll give that a try.

    Fantastic, thank you. I'll give that a try.
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    Fanuc W1 Taper Cutting

    Hi all.
    Looking for some help machining an internal tapered gear using a Fanuc W1 EDM.
    I have managed to create a program using AutoCAD just tracking the points of the gear, using G90 (absolute)...
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