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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 »

Carbide Cut off , Neck reduction grind and Weldon Flats on a Tradesman DC G...


November 15, 2016, 9:59 pm

I would put a picture up here but cant fiqure out how to attach it www.tradesmangrinder.com enjoy Jeff Read more »

WAZER - Desktop Waterjet Cutter


November 10, 2016, 1:54 am

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1294137530/the-first-desktop-waterjet-cutter From the Kickstarter page: WAZER is the first waterjet cutter that can fit in every workshop. It cuts through any ... Read more »

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Fanuc Symbolic CAPT

rating: 5

Hi Group Can anyone help i am looking for a sensibly priced copy of Fanucs CAM program please contact me @ paulkilleen@f2s.com 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 »

lost mouse on Mazak Fusion

rating: 5

Lost the mouse on a Mazak Fusion - as it boots up it showed cannot find mouse, replaced the mouse pad, also replaced the mother board it attached to, still booting windows cannot find the mouse. We... Read more »

Vario Tec Vise Jaws

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To All: Cruising through an online brochure for Westec I saw this product by Lang-Technovation. http://www.lang-technovation.com/variotec.asp -- BottleBob http://home.earthlink.net/~bottlbob Read more »

Tool Change Macro

rating: 5

Thanks to a few helpful people in this group I have a variety of tool change macros. I have one that seems to process without alarming. The only sticking point is the M codes. I have some more info... Read more »

Mori Seiki NMV5000 DCG with MSX-711 control

rating: 5

Hello all I was wondering if anyone in the group was familiar with the MSX-711 control and could help me out? I've written a warm up program and want to make it a 9000 series protected program. Thing... Read more »

Speed & feed for Stainless 13-8 MO ??

rating: 5

Recommendations / experiences with turning 13-8 MO stainless? Including threading. Cliff can you dig up some speeds & feed info? ca Read more »

postprocessor fanuc 21i tb

rating: 5

I Hello I'm looking for a postprocessor from fanuc 21i tb to work with mastercam x2 Read more »

mastercam for dummies

rating: 5

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 »

Self test to see if you suck at machining...

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Since everything is relative, and you could be the best in your shop and totally suck at the same time, or the reverse could be true... I've made this little test so young folks can tell if they su... Read more »

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