508,462 active members
3,847 visitors online
Register for free
Login

Search:

Type: Posts; User: John_B

Page 1 of 17 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. Replies
    2
    Views
    13

    Re: Switching to Mastercam

    Do you have any time to possibly steer that in a different direction? Mastercam has become so big ridden lately you have to keep 2 versions running on your computer just to get the job done.
    ...
  2. New Problem- Emcoturn 465SM - sub spindle coolant plugged? I think?

    Again, anyone with a similar machine that can offer insights please chime in!

    I never really used coolant on the sub-spindle, and if I did I don't know if I ever checked to make sure it was...
  3. Re: Emcoturn 465SM - sub spindle clamped signal not working right

    Just in case this helps someone else... it's fixed now. It was a break in the signal wire, apparently about half way back to the control cabinet. Sucked finding that and replacing it and running the...
  4. Replies
    4
    Views
    368

    Re: Mastercam University??

    I think you're the target audience for their courses, and those of caminstructor and the other independent ones. They go through how to use the software and what the buttons do pretty well.

    The...
  5. Replies
    1
    Views
    193

    Re: Mastercam-Drafting/Dimensioning

    When picking points for the dimension press the "I" key for intersection, then pick the lines that would be projected to a point were that radius to not be there.
  6. Emcoturn 465SM - sub spindle clamped signal not working right

    Does anyone have a similar lathe with 2 spindles and the Siemens 840C control, that can help sort out the sub-spindle clamping signal issue I'm having. I just changed it over from a collet chuck to a...
  7. Replies
    2
    Views
    437

    Re: 840D Activity Log

    You're in luck with the 840D control it's pretty easy to monitor the feed and rapid override status, unlike the Haas control. Contact eNetDNC or any of the others advertising and they will data...
  8. Replies
    2
    Views
    388

    Re: Program Transfer

    You need a DNC program. Hyperterminal on older PC's will work, not sure if it's still built into Win10.

    A cheap or free program is Codeshark that can be found on the web. Many others out there......
  9. Replies
    4
    Views
    974

    Re: Emcoturn lathe user expierence

    My question was more about the lathe side on Fusion360. I've tried at length to work with it for my lathe and consider it almost unusable.

    Sent from my SM-G920V using Tapatalk
  10. Replies
    4
    Views
    974

    Re: Emcoturn lathe user expierence

    Are you saying you're using Fusion 360 for lathe and it's working well? Or for mill?



    Sent from my SM-G920V using Tapatalk
  11. Re: Siemens 840C on a '96 Hyundai HiT 30S.........Where do you even begin!?

    You've got PM's blocked.

    Sent from my SM-G920V using Tapatalk
  12. Replies
    4
    Views
    467

    Re: Anyone use MC Mill/Turn?

    X9

    Sent from my SM-G920V using Tapatalk
  13. Thread: CNC brake press

    by John_B
    Replies
    2
    Views
    567

    Re: CNC brake press

    Amada

    Sent from my SM-G920V using Tapatalk
  14. Replies
    4
    Views
    467

    Re: Anyone use MC Mill/Turn?

    Takes a lot of getting used to, but then I don't have experience with any others. The sub hand off gets screwed up to often, and alot of other glitches. In my opinion Mastercam hasn't spent a lot of...
  15. Re: Please refer me to a well known Repair company for SIEMENS CNC control in Germany

    Uh, travelling to Germany... maybe Siemens?

    Did my internship with Siemens KF, and do know they have a repair division for control and drive products. Check with them before you travel maybe...
    ...
  16. Replies
    3
    Views
    963

    Re: drilling cycle for acramatic 2100

    No, don't have one for lathe. I don't have the mill anymore either. 8 years later, so lots of things have changed.

    Sent from my SM-G920V using Tapatalk
  17. Thread: Part Damage

    by John_B
    Replies
    2
    Views
    434

    Re: Part Damage

    That is very similar to a face mill. Try using that and adjusting the dimensions and corners to look like your tool.
  18. Replies
    6
    Views
    446

    Re: Tutorial Suggestions Please

    eapprentice.net

    No relation, just would recommend over the Mastercam program.

    Sent from my SM-G920V using Tapatalk
  19. Re: Siemens 840C on a '96 Hyundai HiT 30S.........Where do you even begin!?

    Mike,
    No, not familiar with the Hitrol - just got a slim grip on the Siemens programming. Sorry


    Sent from my SM-G920V using Tapatalk
  20. Re: Siemens 840C on a '96 Hyundai HiT 30S.........Where do you even begin!?

    Mike - did you get it figured?

    My machine with the 840c is an Emco Maier with twin turrets and spindles, so it programs a bit different- but I've pretty well got it sorted. I'll try to help...
  21. Thread: Help

    by John_B
    Replies
    2
    Views
    326

    Re: Help

    In before the lock...

    Plenty of jpg to dxf converters online... let your googlefu guide you
  22. Replies
    1
    Views
    16

    Re: RFQ - threading 2" acrylic tubing

    Pm sent.
  23. Replies
    2
    Views
    527

    Re: Bad surface finish in CNC lathe

    Turret not locked down solidly? Turret not dialed in on center? VDI holder not locked? Tool holder worn, shim or seat worn out? Bad lock screw?
    I'm betting you are having a mechanical problem, you...
  24. Re: 2 errors in a Sinumerik lathe machine made by Pinacho

    The ref point problem is because the machine hasn't been returned home at start up. First thing when starting (depending on control) press the REF button and hold until everything goes to origin.
    ...
  25. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,835

    Re: Need Help RS 485 alarm on Emco PC120

    Then you can probably buy a standard PC board for whatever slot.is available...

    Sorry, not to familiar with the small Emco stuff, mostly only the larger ones.with Siemens.

    Sent from my SM-G920V...
Results 1 to 25 of 410
Page 1 of 17 1 2 3 4