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    I don't remember having this issue ever on a...

    I don't remember having this issue ever on a single turret machine.

    I believe this alarm is caused by an interference parameter. In Optional Parameter: 1ST-2ND SPINDLE, you can adjust this...
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    Here is an basic example of the codes you need: ...

    Here is an basic example of the codes you need:


    (PROGRAMMING EXAMPLE)
    (SYNC OF MAIN AND SUB SPINDLES)
    (USING TORQUE SKIP)
    M89 M289 (AIR BLOW A ON & SUB SPINDLE AIR BLOW ON)
    M249 ( RIGHT...
  3. With USER TASK, there is a ton of safety checks...

    With USER TASK, there is a ton of safety checks and routines you can build into your programs. For a Multus P300S control, an example code that you want to use will look something like below:


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    I see your problem. I believe the issue is...

    I see your problem. I believe the issue is because you tried to return an tool back to its pot to grab another, but there was physically no tool there. There is a "tool present" sensor in both the...
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    ISO86, I assume this is a P200L control machine....

    ISO86, I assume this is a P200L control machine. On the P300S control, some things related to tool offsets are different.

    In order to work with a milling tool at the BA=45 plane, you need to use...
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    In the MacMan display, Press F3 (Report Info),...

    In the MacMan display, Press F3 (Report Info), then F2 (Operate Report), then F3 (Period) to see the total time on the machine since the date displayed in the upper right corner of the MacMan screen...
  7. If you want input from an operator to adjust...

    If you want input from an operator to adjust common variables that can be read in the program (ex: VC1, VC2, etc) , I would look to using this Thinc App:

    Okuma Apps | OSP Variables Manager


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    SSB and SDF are not the same thing. They work...

    SSB and SDF are not the same thing. They work differently.


    Cec330, if you haven't solved this already, maybe if you posted the code from your Schedule Program on your P200M machine there might...
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    "something is not right : it seems to me that...

    "something is not right : it seems to me that there are hidden capabilities, that not everybody is aware of

    is there a full list with all of these?
    or is it something rare, like an...
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    Use VETLN to track the active tool number and...

    Use VETLN to track the active tool number and VETON to track the current tool offset.
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    You can use VTPNO for several uses. One would be...

    You can use VTPNO for several uses. One would be to see if a tool exists in the ATC matrix. If VC100 = VTPNO[20] is returned as a zero (0), then that tool is not present in the ATC.
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    Rigid tapping is an option for these machines,...

    Rigid tapping is an option for these machines, and it is not very commonly installed.

    If you have the Data Management Card for your machine (Usually found in the electrical cabinet), it will have...
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    In addition, if you want to create your own...

    In addition, if you want to create your own inspection reports from the values that inspection plus, you can use the FWRITC/PUT to write your own output routine. This allows you to create a file that...
  14. I've been running a second monitor for some time...

    I've been running a second monitor for some time now. Very handy for demo's, running Thinc and OSP Suite Apps.

    In order to run second touch screen, you need get the external monitor interface...
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    Just taking a look, I don't see G41/G42 in your...

    Just taking a look, I don't see G41/G42 in your program. Is the tool nose radius even being applied? Can I see more of your code from Gibbs?

    Typically, CAM software's are doing the math for tool...
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    Good work on the macro. What control does your...

    Good work on the macro. What control does your MB66 have? If its an E-100 control or later, did you know that rather than using a CALL statement that you can alias this macro routing to a G or M...
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    ACE323, #5222=[#5222-#120] would look like...

    ACE323,

    #5222=[#5222-#120] would look like this in Okuma User Task:

    VZSHZ = [VZSHZ-V120] (SHIFTS WORK SHIFT AMOUNT)

    Instead of using a WHILE statement, you can use an IF statement to...
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    Mapping which network directory you use when...

    Mapping which network directory you use when pressing the TC button in Edit is explained on page 62 (Setting DNC-T1) in your P300L Reference Manual (Pub#5887-E)
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    No, unfortunately, if you are running the PC...

    No, unfortunately, if you are running the PC version of IGF for the P200 control you cannot maximize the screen on your control.
  20. Thread: Okuma Howa

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    Luke, A new Okuma Howa, that would be very...

    Luke,

    A new Okuma Howa, that would be very interesting. Okuma Howa ceased operations almost 10 years ago now and their products were absorbed by Okuma Corporation. Are you referring to the Genos...
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    I'm not a big fan of the cycle as it is written,...

    I'm not a big fan of the cycle as it is written, as the machine does not know where the probe is located in space. You can use User task to improve some of the variables that have to be entered in...
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    There is an available BT40 conversion for the...

    There is an available BT40 conversion for the Genos M560V. Its not cheap, as there are quite a few changes that are required. I would ask you local Okuma distributor for pricing of this option. There...
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    It has nothing to do with the control, it has to...

    It has nothing to do with the control, it has to do with the version of Advanced One-Touch (AOT) you have. Like I mentioned in the "current version" of AOT. The DXF import functionality was added...
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    Gordon, I'm assuming that since its been over...

    Gordon,

    I'm assuming that since its been over a week, you were able to get this going. Going by memory, you need to be in Auto and press Select Program, and then press the DNC-B menu option.
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    Plutoniumsalmon, The video may be a little...

    Plutoniumsalmon,

    The video may be a little misleading, but what they are showing is that with the OSP Suite on a P300 control, you have the ability to install an app (or widget) that can open and...
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