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Fight the coronavirus 100% and save LOTS of CASH -- Combattez le coronaviru...


March 28, 2020, 2:48 pm

Protect yourself and your loved ones ! KILL the coronavirus right now ! And save LOTS OF CASH New tested, scientificly proven and amazing antivirus against coronavirus using Chloroquine and Colchi... Read more »

recomendations for table top milling setups?


June 16, 2019, 7:02 pm

thinking of doing some small (and I do mean _small_) milling, to make a set of molds for casting type for hand setting printing (aka Letter Press). Not sure it is a cost effective method of gett... Read more »

test (sorry)


January 21, 2018, 5:36 pm

Sorry for the test. I'm trying to find out why I'm not seeing anything on alt.machines.cnc Read more »

Fadal transformer issue


September 19, 2017, 9:10 pm

Fadal 3016 error 18 on x,y,&z transformer power issue maybe https://www.polytechforum.com/img/5z https://www.polytechforum.com/img/60 Read more »

I have a terco milltrainere cnc 4460 , control unit cnc 4000 , lathe attcch...


August 21, 2017, 8:24 pm

I would consider selling it for $375. . with a local pick up. South Louisiana Read more »

Work light


May 6, 2017, 11:20 pm

We have a Takang TNC-05 and Yam CK-2 Lathe, both use the same type of work light inside. It has a bulb built in to a small single wire harness. I assume , the whole thing gets changed? Any idea what ... Read more »

American turnmaster THL 1550


March 6, 2017, 3:27 pm

I am looking for the operators manual for the ATM THL 15 x 50 engine lathe. I have done quite a bit of research on this but not having any luck. Does anyone out there know where I can download a ... Read more »

going down in flames


January 5, 2017, 4:06 pm

hello out there this is my first post. I have a need for a working EIA ISO CNC program from a Daynapath Delta CNC controller for my VMC TREE 840 I recently purchased BOBCAD Software and am in need... Read more »

fanuc robotcut alpha -oc .


January 3, 2017, 2:39 pm

hi all i have fanuc wirecut -oc (1996) but dont know anything about it . anyone help me? Read more »

Very clever machinist, Keith Fenner.


December 11, 2016, 7:00 am

Neglect https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ExIpXTRRUvs Resurrection The refurbishment of the Wood chop saw, seen in Neglect... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKmwi2QR3Ug Resurrection Part 2 https... Read more »

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Hurco Lovers?

rating: 5

Hi Guys, I just joined the group, althought I've been around Hurcos since 1983, when I first went to work for the company and learned about CNC machining. It seems people love 'em or hate 'em. I have... Read more »

Ethylene glycol as machining, grinding coolant?

rating: 5

Can ethylene glycol, no mix with water, used as a machining, grinding coolant? It's used in anti-Freeze in cars and highly toxic if ingested! Material we're grinding reacts with water! Read more »

Need help restoring parameters to a Fanuc 0TC

rating: 5

Comm port died on our SL25. Followed cables to the memory board, ordered a new one. Populated it with the old proms and loaded 900-917 parameters. Thing will not let me change 906 and after a power... Read more »

Fanuc 18i Daewoo Puma with live spindle and subspindle g-code proof read.

rating: 5

As a tool breaker, setup/programming CNC lathes is but a distant memory from college before my apprenticeship. I have been charged with programming a Daewoo Puma 200 with C-axis, live tool and 2nd sp... Read more »

Anybody in So. Cal want some surface grinders?

rating: 5
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Im closing down Mathews Gauge in Santa Ana, California, and Im up to my ass in suface grinders. Some Harigs, some Mitusa (nice!!) Look em up or drop me an email and Ill turn you on to them. There ... Read more »

Alternative software for Gravograph MG20 Jewel

rating: 5

Hello, I'm looking for alternative software for Gravograph MG20 Jewel engraver mashine. I'm intrested in software not from Gravograph. -- Pozdr. Skorupa -- Wolność. Po co wam wolność? Macie przecie... Read more »

Cimatron Update...

rating: 5

Mastercam......50% Cimatron.........85% Unigraphics.....100% UG is still my favorite, but Cimatron is catching up fast! Just added a spaceball, now it's exactly like moving around in UG. It's super ... Read more »

PC FAPT

rating: 5

http://pcfapt.com Anyone using it and have anything good or bad to say about the software or company selling it? -- Black Dragon Modesty: the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to... Read more »

G52 on a Fanuc 0MC

rating: 5

I programmed a job that was longer than my travel so I put in a M00 to move the part over in the vises and moved my x zero over 16. This did not work out too well when I actually set the job up, I c... Read more »

How do I straighten Delrin?

rating: 5
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I machined two tapered guide strips fron Delrin plastic. they taper fron 3/4 inch down to 1/8 inch. the ends now bow up. I did machine all four sides to get them to size first. How do I get rid of... Read more »

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