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  1. Tell Hans (The spindle guru) I said Hello!!...

    Tell Hans (The spindle guru) I said Hello!! funny: small world.
    Sorry to hear about your car accident.
    Glad you're back posting on this project. Not sure why it is not the most popular thread on...
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    I was leaning into my Mori Hori mill and lost my...

    I was leaning into my Mori Hori mill and lost my footing etc, and smack my head on the spindle. Took a grease fitting to the ear. Wouldn't have been that bad had it not been for the plastic cap on it...
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    Thanks for your experience, Garwood. I was...

    Thanks for your experience, Garwood.
    I was afraid of that, as the ends of the rails are blocked by either the tool changer or control cabinet. Having no experience in this area I was holding out...
  4. Cntl drag/drop Shift drag/drop ... Couple more...

    Cntl drag/drop
    Shift drag/drop
    ... Couple more ways to get models into mastercam.

    Once you have a method perfected you can either save it to defaults and or save it as an operation file for...
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    Thanks for the link BARB :wink: Talked to one...

    Thanks for the link BARB :wink:

    Talked to one outfit yesterday that claimed to have never heard of reballing trucks. Another outfit hasn't returned my email about it even though they were the...
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    I'm really glad it doesn't seem to be the...

    I'm really glad it doesn't seem to be the spindle!
    The .0005 indicator is moving about .003 while running .500 endmill. Shows up very pronounced in floor finish whenever there's a load on X....
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    Thanks Milland. Buzzing might have been some...

    Thanks Milland.
    Buzzing might have been some lite whittling on some Ti..or the Y axis whinning (another story lol)
    600mm Hori MILL, not lathe. Sorry, my bad.
    Not sure how anyone would take the...
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    Mori Hori bad linear rails

    YouTube
    A little loose,eh?
    So what's the best course of action?
    Junk the machine?
    Swap in new rails and trucks?
    Repair ( reball?) Trucks?

    So much great info here!
    TIA
  9. I'm using a data server on mine, so it's set to...

    I'm using a data server on mine, so it's set to 4.
    Do you want to learn all about rs232 or just want to send programs? If you want to send programs Shop Floor automation can hook you up with...
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    what might cause a high pitched singing on the y...

    what might cause a high pitched singing on the y axis on a Mori Hori (16 i) with questionable maintenance history?... along with high servo load.
    Take care of the high load (mechanical or motor)...
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    also.. double check on linear scales for Okuma....

    also..
    double check on linear scales for Okuma. My old-ass machine has linear scale on X plus temperature probes in the casting that work.
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    no comparison with the CTX/ntx stuff but for me...

    no comparison with the CTX/ntx stuff but for me I'd go Okuma without hesitation.
    Just from my experience playing with a (now) 19 year old MacTurn. Brand familiarity matters for resale value.
    Not...
  13. M110 to activate c axis m109 to deactivate c...

    M110 to activate c axis
    m109 to deactivate c axis mode
  14. Thread: CAMplete

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    e500u is the one i'd get if i could. better yet,...

    e500u is the one i'd get if i could. better yet, the p800u. lol.
    does yours have the pallet changer?

    Message me if you ever have any HH questions.
  15. Thread: CAMplete

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    Lol no I don't own one. A guy can dream, right?...

    Lol no I don't own one. A guy can dream, right?
    Ellison/CA is having an open house next week if you want to check out a 500u
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    Been working on their general purpose E500U. Very...

    Been working on their general purpose E500U. Very impressed too. Their P400U are absolutely scary fast (linear motors).
    CAMplete play very well. Just ran a 70MB impeller. flawless.
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    How you liking that Mikron?:bowdown:

    How you liking that Mikron?:bowdown:
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    worked with a guy off the street who wasn't...

    worked with a guy off the street who wasn't trained properly. Paid a big price by wearing knit gloves and reaching into the VMC.
    some people need to be protected to their own negligence.
    I wear...
  19. NO! he was a republican. The same party that took...

    NO! he was a republican. The same party that took away your slaves

    you still mad about that, bro?
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    Well, I think your stats are roughly correct, but...

    Well, I think your stats are roughly correct, but of course any such statement is a vast, vast over simplification. It really more accurate to say rural vs uraban rather than red vs. Blue ( bit it...
  21. they're called posers. translation for...

    they're called posers.



    translation for SJW's: (that's not a complement)
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    -5 processor upgrade can get you 16mb of program...

    -5 processor upgrade can get you 16mb of program memory, so well worth it. imo
  23. wouldn't that put a crimp on proselytizing the...

    wouldn't that put a crimp on proselytizing the praises of socialist utopia from a lilly white homogeneous population and bagging on the the not-so-melting-pot of good ol' US of A?




    don't taze...
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    Yes, you worded what i was attempting to say,...

    Yes, you worded what i was attempting to say, much better. Tangent plane machining as a marketing ploy. Mastercam has been able to drive a custom tool since...

    oh.
    .
    FOREVER!


    I'm doing a...
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    in CAMplete; what's the best way to update an...

    in CAMplete; what's the best way to update an updated POF/NCI? delete and re-import?
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