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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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Sinumerik 3M

rating: 5

Hello, I have Chiron FZ16L with sinumerik 3M 4B. After a problem of cnc, we are removed the memory board FX1120 of the rack and programs are being erased. Siemens tell us to reinitialize CNC and tran... Read more »

Meldas 300 horz m/c, G84 & tool chg. problem

rating: 5

Hi Guys, When machine reachs G84 Z -0.9 R0.15 F10.0 I get a spindle stall error. .75 x 10 tap @100rpm's. G94 works just fine, but i have to do alot of typing. Also, Any Txx at the intial start of a ... 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 »

acramatic 2100 program rewind problem

rating: 5

I have a Cincinnati sabre with the acramatic 2100 control. The program doesn't rewind at the end of the cycle. M02 or M30 doesn't make any difference. I am new to this machine and not sure of the pro... 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 »

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 »

Re: Edgecam vs Featurecam

rating: 5

************ look, it's ok to want the best product, it's ok to rip into these cam packages for high end stuff so power users can be unhindered. I get it. but.... WHOLLY SKILLSET BATMAN! Are y... Read more »

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