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    if you can run the machine with the door open try...

    if you can run the machine with the door open try tapping the turret a hair either way and see if it locks, not sure the build if its not seeing and angle or prox switch. had a machine that had a...
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    also using 55deg cutter?

    also using 55deg cutter?
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    only thing i could really think of. if it ran...

    only thing i could really think of. if it ran before you moved it try re-seating cards, maybe something loosened up in the move.
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    swap 2 leads, probably running pump backwards

    swap 2 leads, probably running pump backwards
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    swap x z drives and see if the error follows, if...

    swap x z drives and see if the error follows, if the error follows most likely. more thinking its a failed power base pretty common.
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    try running x only then z only and see if it...

    try running x only then z only and see if it faults on one or the other or both
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    axis drives,

    axis drives,
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    9000+ are going to be machine builder codes. not...

    9000+ are going to be machine builder codes. not sure how how yours are wired, but see if you have a wire daisy chained between 'as' inputs/outputs on the drives and see if you get a 24v signal all...
  9. I've bought a lot over the years with no issues. ...

    I've bought a lot over the years with no issues. But for a bit their web server did seem it was hacked, when ever I used firefox i would get notification that something needed to be installed. The...
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    if its what i think its a siemens control runs on...

    if its what i think its a siemens control runs on 400v. was it connected through a transformer?
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    I would replace the cable, I know the tech tested...

    I would replace the cable, I know the tech tested it, but maybe it gets jostled around to just the right position for it looses a connection
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    thinking out loud, did the drive get replaced as...

    thinking out loud, did the drive get replaced as part of the repair? if not and another drives are the same try swapping an axis and see if the problem follows.
  13. are you using the tsm function under jog to call...

    are you using the tsm function under jog to call the tool and offset up using the siemens measuring cycle?
  14. I would go and double check and re-tighten ALL...

    I would go and double check and re-tighten ALL the connections from the breaker to the machines input. And not saying you need to go this far but, had a new machine installed a 1-1/2 ago and when...
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    swap the x y amplifier and see if the problem...

    swap the x y amplifier and see if the problem follows. had something similar a few weeks ago with a trm. we got the #18 alarm so swapped and issue followed. replaced the drive/amp and back and...
  16. not knowing your control, but the siemens you can...

    not knowing your control, but the siemens you can set any spindle you want as the master. so i can make the driven tool(say s3) my master and have the main spindle (s1) as it slave.
  17. I'm thinking the master spindle is what the feed...

    I'm thinking the master spindle is what the feed would be looking for the ipr feed. could use g94 and ipm independent of either master or slaved spindle speeds.
  18. I would break up the program into almost...

    I would break up the program into almost features, rough this spot pull out M1 go back in, if you hear the insert starting to go,throw op stop on and wait for the m1. might loose a little cycle...
  19. might try reloading the plc

    might try reloading the plc
  20. sounds like it's looking for a spindle rotation...

    sounds like it's looking for a spindle rotation for an ipr movement. the g94 in mda would also need a f25 or whatever feedrate for movement. But I wouldn't use mda, if you did use mda you would...
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    are you using a native serial port or usb to...

    are you using a native serial port or usb to serial converter? I had a converter that worked for about 6 months then when I tried punching a program in I would get errors. Looked at the code and...
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    If I remember correctly is going to be channels. ...

    If I remember correctly is going to be channels. the 828d has 1 maybe 2 as an option (thinking gantry). The programming will pretty much be the same as the 840d. But the 840d can have up to I...
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    the machine builder will have to tell you. the m...

    the machine builder will have to tell you. the m codes are machine builder dependent.
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    try this


    $P_UIFR[1]=CTRANS(Z,11.500) ; G54
    $P_UIFR[2]=CTRANS(Z,43.710) ; G55
    $P_UIFR[3]=CTRANS(Z,22.222) ; G56
    $P_UIFR[4]=CTRANS(Z,22.222) ; G57
  25. you can do a trans z100 its part of the...

    you can do a

    trans z100

    its part of the frames concept of seimens. trans by itself will cancel the frame completely. so if you had x or y transformations it cancels them to
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