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Milltronics Sim disk Replacment??

October 24, 2014, 12:45 pm

I recently purchased a VMC16 Milltronics milling machine which has a 486 PC I board in it and has American Megatrends bios dated of 10/10/94 id string is 41-pa00-00-1343-00101111-101094-u880s9-h W... Read more »

is graphite dust poisonous?

October 20, 2014, 8:50 pm

From what I can read from google, the answer is absolutely not. From seeing graphite guys grinding it for 30 years and having no adverse effects, it seems safe. And from personal use, in very c... Read more »

Re: Is Vinny's world about to crumble?

October 18, 2014, 6:16 am

i finally read it. Horseshit...comprimise...trying to keep relevent. Bad idea. it's almost like they are saying it's ok to be gay in some situations? This excerpt was weird...and the existence of... Read more »

Re: You bunch of liberal skum prolly didnt even notice!

October 16, 2014, 11:24 pm

This post was made by a guy (or old lady) who constantly rags me for mispelling a word here or there. Strange Read more »

Re: UK Parliament's vote for terrorism

October 14, 2014, 6:22 am

Just like the bible says...all nations will rise against Isreal in the end days. Look what just happened, the American people for the most part are behind Isreal. But our government isnt. So..... Read more »

Re: Why the South is the worst place to live in the U.S. -- in 10 charts

October 12, 2014, 6:11 am

well, there's the south, and then there's gator country. green grass and high tides forever! let me tell you about the city I live in.....I will cut and paste for accuracy lol St. Pete has the G... Read more »

looks like ill be milling again... so lets get some mill chatter going!!!

October 7, 2014, 5:20 pm

Get it? mill chatter? You guys are too serious. Read more »

can't enter PC settings on Fanuc 0TC control

September 23, 2014, 12:26 am

Machine Model: Mori Seiki SL-25 After changing the Memory PC Board, I can load the parameters but can't enter PC settings (from D300~D600) Read more »

real world experience with Centroid CNC?

September 22, 2014, 3:00 pm

looking to hear from people with hands-on experience with Centroid CNC systems. Considering it as a retrofit for a bandit controlled Shizuoka ST-N. This is for garage prototyping and custom small... Read more »

So what are you going to be doing with all the spare time you will be havin...

August 17, 2014, 6:52 pm

http://www.wimp.com/humansapply/ -- Living in the United States now is like being a Tampon. We're in a great place, just at a bad time. Read more »

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Parameter manual fanuc Omate

I need parameter manual for fanucO mate pdf format. Please help me Thanks Read more »


Doerr AC motor, need information

We have this old (60's?) Doerr AC motor 115V, (Model 60455/E 801) 1/3 HP, single phase and we would like to buy a controller for it. But the seller wants to know, if it's split capacitor or split pha... Read more »


Mastercam guys, tell me about dynamic milling...

Let me guess, you window in your whole part and click the big red easy button? Seriously...what is it?? Read more »


what epoxy do you use to join delrin parts?

I've got some delrin parts that need joining... what do I use to do it? I heard there was some special epoxy for joining Delrin but I don't have a name or supplier. Anyone? Thanks, Mike Read more »


Used carbide is currently selling for up to $7.00/lb

http://www.ctemag.com/flipbook_html/200605/files/page012print.html -- The Deburr Guru Read more »


mastercam for dummies

I have some mechanical design experience in gear and fa brication.. I've been given the opportunity to pick up MasterCAM and learn it over a few weeks. Is such software to create tool paths useful f... Read more »


Fanuc OMC 900 parms list

Sorry Steve, Since I have two older machines with the 0MC control I looked in my trusty (note expensive) manuals and lo and behold NO 900 PARMS discriptions....mmm....sounds like another manual the... Read more »


Where to find FREE 3D VectorArt Clipart

Hy everyone, It's my first post here. I want to know where to find any FREE 3D CNC CLIPART like vectorart or any others .. Please, post them here or reply me by email... MERCI :) -- --------------... Read more »


How do you test a DC servo motor

I have several 3 hp DC fanuc servos, which I want to test for basic operation. Any idea what I can quickly do to spin them up. One connector is four big pins, another is many small pins. I assume tha... Read more »


Place to look up CNC machine alarms and find CNC error code troubleshootin...

Just wanted to share a website to look up CNC machinery alarms and to find tips on troubleshooting specific errors codes. http://www.cncalarms.com Read more »