⋐⋒⋐ Computer Numeric Control - Main Page

Have a question or want to show off your project? Post it! No Registration Necessary.  Now with pictures!

⋐⋒⋐ Computer Numeric Control All aspects of Computer Numeric Control - machinery as well as software
Web, RSS and Social Media interface to alt.machines.cnc
There are 26853 individual articles here that are part of 2626 discussions
Please see below the list of the most recent and the best rated articles in ⋐⋒⋐ Computer Numeric Control

The most recent discussions

Hyundai lathe dead, now alive again

August 26, 2015, 9:09 am

A few weeks back my HIT-18S lathe died. I was running a new part and I had the Z clearance set to Z10. and with a long tool it backed up too far and I got the dreaded z-axis contouring error. Now... Read more »

Visi cam vs. Master cam..

August 3, 2015, 2:32 pm

We have never used a cad cam system. I've always programed with the teach pendent. Recommendations? Which one has the best PP? We have A/B 9600 controllers and Fagor 8055. We know we'll need 2 differ... Read more »

How to input the machine setup data (MSD) information on a GE 1050 control

July 30, 2015, 11:08 pm

I have a GE 1050 control on a Strippit turret press and the machine setup data has been lost due to dead batteries. Can anyone tell me how to input that information? I have the information in the m... Read more »

3d printing info

July 29, 2015, 3:37 pm

just hit my inbox Stratasys PolyJet Desktop 3D printers: Power, Value, Versatility http://event.on24.com/r.htm?e=1019384&s=1&k=0F72235AD97A83422F772D97E7DF0DAC *Discover the benefits of PolyJ... Read more »


July 22, 2015, 9:48 am

Looks like these guys took over http://www.pennunited.com/business-units/parker-majestic On Thu, 16 Jul 2015 22:09:18 -0700 (PDT), StarDust Remove 333 to reply. Randy --- This email has been c... Read more »

Re: The Communist Takeover Of America - 45 Declared Goals

June 28, 2015, 12:44 pm

Gunner Asch on Sun, 28 Jun 2015 09:18:27 -0700 typed in misc.survivalism the following: That's assuming that the next administration will be Conservative. If a GOP (Government's Other Party) c... Read more »

i opened the door in the middle of a tool change and the haas alarmed out.

June 22, 2015, 9:38 am

i opened the door in the middle of a tool change and the haas alarmed out. Alarms are 306 and 62. is there any way to get the tools back and the arm back to home? Read more »

data driven economics

June 17, 2015, 7:56 pm

While not directly metal or cnc related, there has been considerable recent discussion about basic socioeconomic policy such as minimum wage. If you are interested in these important topics, and ... Read more »

Re: Materials for making a mold

June 16, 2015, 10:14 pm

On Tue, 16 Jun 2015 19:25:47 -0500, Tim Wescott ====================== As you already have the wireframe/3d drawing you might consider getting the mold/plug 3d printed. I don't know the details,... Read more »

3d printing

June 16, 2015, 5:39 pm

Just found this on today's Bloomberg http://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2015-06-16/how-3d-printing-is-changing-what-planes-are-made-of -- Unka' George Gold is the money of kings, silver is t... Read more »

Click here for other recent discussions »

The best rated discussions


Parameter manual fanuc Omate

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


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 »


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 »


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 »


Types Of CNC Cutting Machine

Check out the Types of cnc cutting machines http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Cutting-Machines/ 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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »