Lesson covers the programming and specifications before loading the programming and cutting the pipe threads… Watch Video
Matt from NWTC walks through the steps and specifications to program this single point threading application on a CNC Lathe. You’ll need a scientific calculator and the… Watch Video
Let’s talk taps. Familiarize yourself with all the different taps. Plus Matt shares a custom tap modification… Watch Video
Learn how to utilize a subprogram technique for profile milling around a part. The program works for both your roughing AND finishing tools… Watch Video
Part one. Learn how to program this needle valve on the Mazak Lathe!… Watch Video
Part one. Learn how to program this needle valve on the Mazak Lathe! Watch Video
Last week Matt covered how to cut a radius on the corner of a part using an interpolation technique. Here’s a faster technique… Watch Video
When jobs require producing a radius on the corner of a part, the most efficient tool to get the job done is… Watch Video
Derrick needs to rework a shaft for a tractor. Here’s how he pulls it off… Watch Video
Learn how to turn a custom image into a geometry you can cut. Here are the steps to create a custom… Watch Video
You’d be surprised what you can accomplish with only a few lines of G-code and a sub program with a loop command… Watch Video
Matt does a great job explaining the steps to disassemble and reassemble a vise, as well as sharing helpful tips and techniques… Watch Video
Step by step how to remove a chuck from a lathe, disassemble and reassemble the chuck, and then put it back in the lathe… Watch Video
Is conversational programming on the machine or programming on the CAD/CAM system faster?… Watch Video
In this lesson we’ll get to the bottom of which programming method is faster… Watch Video
Matt Schmelzer is breaking down the process of measuring threads to make sure they meet specifications… Watch Video
PART 3! Just because you CAN machine the part, doesn’t mean you should… Watch Video
CNC Instructor Matt Schmelzer talks about threadmilling and illustrates how to program a threadmilling operation on a CNC machine. Watch Video