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    Re: Idiot Proofing a Proccess

    hy machinehop :) about the $$$, i was going to say that maybe you should let them figure it out

    and then, another idea came : advcole, get 1000 from your boss, and 50-50 with drdos :) i think is a...
  2. Re: HOW DO YOU METRIC THREAD WITH OKUMA LATHE OSP

    hy rcaffin, is a bit old, but i just saw it ... when developing the p300, okuma had to choose between full touch interface, or still using hard keys

    okuma thinks that feedback from a hard key is...
  3. Re: HOW DO YOU METRIC THREAD WITH OKUMA LATHE OSP

    // threading


    G00 X500 Z250
    T030303
    G97 S450 M03 M08
    G00 X40 Z10 G95
    G71 X24 Z-50 B60 D0.17 U0.03 H=2*0.613*3 F3 M33 M74
    G00 X500 Z250 T0300
  4. Re: HOW DO YOU METRIC THREAD WITH OKUMA LATHE OSP

    pls check attached : steps 456 may be repeatead and/or re-ordered, depending on scenario; hard to remove burs will require repetition

    i'll send you generic code for steps 356; is it ok ?


    ...
  5. Re: HOW DO YOU METRIC THREAD WITH OKUMA LATHE OSP

    partial profile insert; you can do l/r threads with one insert, as long as it is not too much rotated in yz plane

    a programable tailstock would help

    part is too long to machine both threads at...
  6. Re: Okuma Macro Variable value Driven Variable

    you are correct :) i am not saying that there has to be a single approach, but after writing a code, less keystrokes are required to test it, rather then whatever else

    timing is key, and osp has...
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    Re: Idiot Proofing a Proccess

    hy advcole, i just had a bit more time, and i read all the conversation : even if there was a probe, is waaaay faster to use a switch

    Great idea drdos :) pls, will you share a few such switches...
  8. Re: Okuma Macro Variable value Driven Variable

    Hy ablackwell, that little code is too simple for your experience; if i may, sometimes, is faster to test, rather than asking for help :)

    trial testing is key and a huge time saver

    i dont know...
  9. Re: HOW DO YOU METRIC THREAD WITH OKUMA LATHE OSP

    Hy mytrx, pls share drawing, then ill give you code; also, if you wish for a 2nd opinion on your approach, pls share tools and setup

    Monsieur Rcaff, some M24x3 have their place in construction /...
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    Re: Idiot Proofing a Proccess

    Hy, if available, or afordable, use feed skip functions, like probing or torque skip / kindly :)
  11. Re: Boss passed away left his son the shop. I need help.

    hello :) i have seen shop owners in such a situation, like having a functionall machine that is no longer used, because no one knows how to handle it ( machinist retired or quit, etc )

    i tell them...
  12. Re: Programming an Engraving to allow Machinist to modify Engraving

    hy :) do you still need help with this ?
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    Re: Eccentric Turning CAM programming

    hy, pls share drawing and tool / kindly :)
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    Re: How to correctly chamfer a hole?

    hy :) if this popped up, then i have solution for okuma, written last year, to use a countersink on C or Y axis

    infos :
    ... uses a linear corection parameter, so to reduce chamfer height...
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    Re: Lathe x vrs. z feed rates

    hy :) i also looked into this a while ago, trying to figure out the time needed to cut a face with g96; i just run a few trials to figure out if feed is full or halved, etc

    things may change for...
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    Re: Okuma FWRITC command

    hy :) what kind of data are you recording ?



    FWRITC daily.txt;A
    PUT ' ' ( tab )
    PUT VTIME [ 1 ] , 4
    PUT ' . '
    PUT VTIME [ 2 ] , 2
    PUT ' . '
  17. hy :) for a better understanding, please post a...

    hy :) for a better understanding, please post a video/images about how you are doing it, then another about how you wish to shortcut it / kindly :)
  18. Thread: Okuma M23

    by deadlykitten
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    Re: Okuma M23

    i just had an idea, in order to shorten your trials time :
    ... set L at higher value: it's max value should be 11+z_clearance; i would start with L8
    ... set that paramater at 3000rpm*1.5feed=4500,...
  19. Thread: Okuma M23

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    Re: Okuma M23

    one more thing : pls check attached image : your specs are too high to obtain the normal end chamfer, because deceleration is too agressive :) in other words, the end chamfer may look better if you...
  20. Thread: Okuma M23

    by deadlykitten
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    Re: Okuma M23

    hy marshal :) why do you need to control the end chamfer ?

    next infos are from the manual :

    L : Chamfering distance in final thread cutting cycle. Effective when M23. However, if L is not...
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    Re: Okuma Macro and writing to file

    what kind of infos are you interested in ? do you wish for help, or a second opinion on a random code ?

    at this point, you are too general, so i can't give you a specific answer; if you have...
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    Re: Okuma Macro and writing to file

    hy, your code is fine :) pls check attached tiny mess

    with osp installed on windows, all kinds of reports can be created, all kind of apps can be used / kindly :)
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    Re: Converting Parts List To Cad File!

    hy :) please share *.xls or list



    if you use a nesting program to convert csv to dxf, then why do you need another alternative ?

    why do you need the final dxf/dwg/cad ? what is the purpose...
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    Re: All bars escape from the feeder clamp

    hy paulo :) please, what is that parameter doing ?
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    Re: 95 LNC 8 threading help

    hy :) please check attached threading section from the manual

    i also have re-writen your code

    for smooth finish, use spring pases combined with re-cutting the crest ( using the tool before the...
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    Re: Okuma Chucking Issue

    i can confirm 25mm travel, but i don't remember if it is with the chuck on or off ?!



    travel takes longer with minimum hydra pressure; try to hit emergency stop somewhere before travel middle :)
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    Re: Okuma lathe grooving program

    hy dsandovalm :) check this out :





    NOEX LINK = 8 V1 = 123 V2 = 0.075 V3 = 0.5 ( tvf chamfer)


    ( * )
  28. Re: please, help me with general pinch turning questions

    hy mr bunny :) yup, good point; it means that there is more turning capability for the upper turret, while the lower one will have to always compensate it's mass

    please, what is a balance unit ?...
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    Re: offset turning macro?

    hello again rcs :)

    yes, indeed, for best results, tooltip has to move up&down in y, folowing the excentric shape

    if you use only x, then :
    ... this does not mean that you won't cut a true...
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    Re: offset turning macro?

    hy rcs :) you could use a software, or write g-code, etc : if the function is not inside the controller, then it will all be in vain :)

    whatever the programing method, it all comes in the end to...
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