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    Re: Looking for a face mill recommendation

    I was going to say the same thing.....tramming. You might be able to change the direction.....if you have head "nod", you can't really adjust that...but you can run your tool path along the Y axis. ...
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    Re: NM-135 gibs adjustments

    The Torus has straight gibs, so it wouldn't be of any help. NYCCNC on youtube has done tapered gib adjustments on his Tormachs before. Video is typically better than pictures. :)
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    Re: NM-135 gibs adjustments

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  4. Re: Anyone considering the centroid Acorn instead of path pilot?

    That's good news! We use similar power supplies at work. When they get over taxed, they "crowbar". Removing power for a minute will reset them. It's pretty rare that we actually kill one of them,...
  5. Re: Anyone considering the centroid Acorn instead of path pilot?

    You're welcome.
    I like Steve's option too.....it's also available in the states for others reading this.

    Ray has always been very helpful! I'm looking forward to you getting this 100%...
  6. Re: Anyone considering the centroid Acorn instead of path pilot?

    It's nice how ebay and amazon keep track of your past orders. lol This is what I ordered from Amazon. I believe if was a direct recommendation from Ray L.

    Aiposen 110/220V to DC12V 30A 360W...
  7. Re: Anyone considering the centroid Acorn instead of path pilot?

    Thanks for the update.
    I really like having the power supply instead of the battery. I had a couple of issues with the battery not charging...if I remember right. It was setup to charge when the...
  8. Re: Anyone considering the centroid Acorn instead of path pilot?

    Upnorth..... any more updates on this?
    On your draw bar not tightening enough.....are you running the battery or a power supply?
  9. Thread: Where is John

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    Re: Where is John

    I think I caught him at just the right time. LOL I had to email him about something else and told him people were asking about him. This is what I got back.........

    Everything is fine here. I am...
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    Re: Novakon lookalike mill

    That's pretty interesting. The rpm limit isn't good, but I do like the fact that it has a dedicated controller on it. mach3 and windows have been glitchy lately. :(
  11. Thread: Cat's Meow!

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    Re: Cat's Meow!

    Hi Bill. Do you happen to have the model number and price handy?
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    Re: Torus Pro Enclosure Project

    Thanks Jason! You've got those fitting in there nice and tight!
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    Re: Torus Pro Servo + Pathpilot = Lost Motion

    WTF......I was a bit disappointed to. My understanding is that the encoders are there and are used for error sensing, but not position correction.....not sure of the right term there. It will cause...
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    Re: Torus Pro Servo + Pathpilot = Lost Motion

    Sorry to tell you this so late in the game, but he Pro doesn't have a closed loop servo system. I knew that going in when I bought mine. I bought them for the speed and strength, but they will...
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    Re: Fanuc OT to DC_CNC conversion.

    Very cool!!
    LOL....this reminds me that we had talked about me coming out there. I've got the week of Christmas off......maybe then?
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    Re: Hard Drive loss on my NM200

    ah...ok. Thanks. Just the standard setup. I was thinking/hoping you had something special. Having a bit more HP would be nice! lol Thanks for looking into it!!!
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    Re: Hard Drive loss on my NM200

    Okay. Thanks. Mine only has a 2hp motor on it.
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    Re: Hard Drive loss on my NM200

    Thanks! Do you have the numbers for the motor and the VFD used? Was the motor a bolt on or did it require modifications?
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    Re: Hard Drive loss on my NM200

    Sorry I can't help with the HDD, but 3hp setup? I checked your profile to see if there was a thread or post about it. Do you have more info about this setup?
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    Re: Torus Pro Enclosure Project

    Very nice!! Thank you for sharing!! Any more pics showing how you dealt with the cabinet on the back. Looks like you snuck in between the cab and the tower nicely.

    If you haven't already...
  21. Re: Rigid Tapping with PathPilot on Torus Pro

    I'm not sure I have an answer for you, but I know that I can NOT do rigid tapping on my Torus Pro. Mine is about 4 years old now I think. Do you have a newer one? Did they change the spindle...
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    Re: Recommended Taps for Rigid Tapping

    Many years ago, a machinist introduced me to HSS taps....specifically, 2 flute gun taps. They're made for through holes and push the chips ahead of the tap. I've done hundreds of holes with a 6x1.0...
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    Re: Need help.. NUM 1040

    It's in the Novakon section....thought I might be able to help, but I have no clue what a NUM 1040 is
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    Re: Torus Pro Servo E-Stop Question.

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  25. Thread: UCCNC ETH-400

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    Re: UCCNC ETH-400

    Excellent! Thank you!! :)
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