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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Nov 2008

    42/25 toolchange !!

    hello,could anyone tell me if it is possible to set up the tool changer,on a 45/25 fadal,so that the tools go back into their correct numbers in the tool drum each time !!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Why? The control keeps track. If you want to know what tool is in what pocket, look at the tool manager.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    It is useful to do this if you are using oversize tools, that way you can keep adjacent pockets empty. But I can't say that my response will be much more constructive than that last one sorry. As it stands I do not think that there is a way to do that, but that is only a guess hopefully someone else here can give you a more definite answer.
    "you don't even need cnc if your handy with a torch"

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Fanuc has a large tool option that you can get to accomodate oversized tools.

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