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Thu, 01/25/2018 - 14:15
Quote: Originally Posted by vd51 thanks mr psharp1.
i know that but i haven't detail of option parameters and i search for that but i didn't find anything in documents or on internet.
by the way this is option parameters in my machine.
D0001 X 32
D0002 X 64
D0003 X 34
D0004 X 4
D0005 X 192
D0006 X 1
D0008 X 9
D0009 X 3
D0012 X 32
D0016 X 54
D0017 X 201
D0018 X 135
D0019 X 17
D0022 X 138
D0023 X 32
D0024 X 69
D0025 X 255
D0026 X 255
D0027 X 255
D0028 X 255
D0033 X 4
D0035 X 32
and my machine have arm type 20 pot tool changer that i have problem with that.
and if need
main parameters i must backup that in a file and then send .because i have parameters in paper and put it manualy.
thanks again. i am waiting. Hello there,
Can I help you need my Matsuura 510 VG machine's atc macro? The macro program started with O9000 has been deleted. I can not find. do you have a manual pdf of matsuura 510vg in your hand?

How to generate cnc programme from cad model ?

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:20
please tell me how to generate programme for manufacturing a product using cad model?

Is there any specific software for program generation?

machine tool builders

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:18
Have you tried -

CNC laser cutting ?

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:12
Thanks for sharing it with us.
CNC Machine Tools

What does mean OI-TD in fanuc oi control?

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:09
Model name: FANUC Series 0i -TD
Abbreviation: 0i -TD

Model name: FANUC Series 0i -MD
Abbreviation: 0i -MD

Model name:FANUC Series 0i Mate -TD
Abbreviation: 0i Mate -TD

Model name:FANUC Series 0i Mate -MD
Abbreviation: 0i Mate -MD

mazak g54.2

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:11
I am looking for help with a Mazak J600 Variaxis. This is our first multi-axis machine and our first time programming g-code using Fusion 360. We are having difficulty indexing parts. There seems to be several ways to do it but we are lost on what to do. Can anyone help with a detailed description on what to do and maybe a program example?

CNC Programming problem - can anybody help?

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:48
I have new CNC machine Morbidelly and I am trying to programme it in an old program, just to see if it works properly. But, I have a problem. When I type (=1) in one field where that should be written, the program doesn't accept that. It only accepts numbers. Do you have any idea how can I type (=1) in a different way? Thank you


Fri, 01/19/2018 - 02:28
May be reason of the absence data transfer on channel RS232 faulty one of driver/receiver of interfaces. They often burn if absences of the galvanic uncoupling between devices. Under fault-free communication cable and correct installation on side NC and PC no reasons for absence data transfer. If you need find manuals B-61834,B-66040,B-61274,B-58584 that I try one of their find.

Ex117 time alarm

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:57
An intermittent alarm on my Citizen Cincom Swiss machine
Fanuc 10T control
The book says Time alarm but no way to clear it?

Sinumerik 810T GA3

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:03
Hello again!,

It has been a while. Once again I am stuck with my machine and need help. I have successfully reloaded the files onto this machine with the help of everyone on this it seems it won't retain the files in it's memory. It comes up with an alarm "ord 2 PLC STOPP", can anyone please help me. What am I to do? I can include pictures or any extra information that you require.

Something about sp 23 error Hitachi Seiki 23s lathe

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:39
Hello all, I have a problem with a Hitachi seiki 23s, when I turn on the machine it starts normally checking RAM, etc but starts with a sound like a beep then a red letters appears with japanese text and below appears "something about sp 23 error".

Hardinge bar feeder interface

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:18
Recreated interface sequence using relays, all good now.

password protection for fanuc controls

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 01:40
Quote: Originally Posted by codyst KenM,

As promised, I guinnea pigged one of my machines to test out parameter 3292. I changed bit 7 to a 1 and when you go to the Offset Setting screen for PWE it automatically changes to a 0. Tried to change 3292 back to zero and got the memory protect error. Tried to change PWE to on, and it changed for a split second and right back to off. In MDI mode I input:
G10 L50;
N3292R0000000;(I don't know if you've changed any bit parameters with G10 before, but you have to enter the entire 7 digit string)

After that I was able to change PWE to ON. So my thoughts were correct, but I just wanted to confirm it before I claimed it as fact. So as long as operators don't actually see you input the code you could protect your parameters with that parameter.

Parameter 3292 bit 7 protects signal G46.0, while your Key switch will normally protect signals G46.3 thru G46.6 G46.5 is the signal that prevents you from inputing data. So if your keyswitch was off, and you went to PWE and pressed "1" input, you would get your alarm saying it was protected. I'm not sure how it would react if you used the "ON" and "OFF" softkeys. My guess is that if you pressed "ON" PWE would turn on, but you would still not be able to change parameters because you have to press the input button. Protecting signal G46.0 with parameter 3292 prevents you from turning on PWE all together. But if you go to your tool length offsets or macro variables, you'd still be able to change them because you aren't protecting the input signal.

I'm sure somone has a keyswitch installed on their machine that protects parameters by prohibiting input, but they can still change tool length offsets and macros without enabling the switch. How you protect those can be set in parameters 3290 and 3291.

The 160i's I'm running on NT are on Heller HMC's. I used to work as a service tech for a machine tool builder that built dial machines and we ran 21i's with Cimplicty on Win2000 Pro. I'm not sure why Fanuc hasn't taken the time to certify their software for XP yet. I'm sure with the popularity of XP and the upcoming release of Vista it will happen sooner or later.

Hopefully that cleared everything up and will be of use.

I tried to use this code, but i get back alarm improper G-code.
any other options, or other code ?


CNC Machinist Needed - Multiple Openings in Denton TX

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 13:49
Mayday Manufacturing is seeking to hire multiple CNC Machinists for our facility in Denton.

To learn more about Mayday Manufacturing and to submit your application please visit the following:

CNC Machinist Opportunity

Position Overview:

Set-up and operation of CNC Machines such as but not limited to lathes and milling machines. Responsible for fabricating quality parts, that meets the customer

Bridgeport Torq Cut 22 CNC Mill Vertical Machining Center For Sale

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 07:23
General Info:
Brand: Bridgeport
Model: Torq Cut 22
Year: 1995
Approx. Shipping Weight: 6,500 Lbs.
Approx. Shipping Dimensions: 79" x 79" x 96" H


Table Size: 45" x 16"
X Travel: 22"
Y Travel: 16"
Z Travel: 20"
Feed Rate: .1 to 472 IPM on all Axis'
Table Height Above the Floor: 31"
Max Weight on Table: 750 Lbs.
Spindle Motor: 7.5 HP
Max Spindle Speed: 30 - 6,000 RPM
Spindle Taper: No 40
Tool Positions on Changer: 22
Electrical: 208V, 3PH, 60 HZ

Equipped With:

DX32 CNC Controller and 22 Position Tool Changer, Tooling, Manual & Coolant Pump


MosCut Machinery Co., Ltd
Cell: 518-685-2361

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Greetings from Knuth Machine Tools

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 06:37
Hi Every am Kurt from Knuth Machine Tools. I just joined up on the forum and happy to find many interesting things here.

CNC System Manufacturers

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 11:43
Youji cy-275 h + c This machine is not being turret index unclamp but tool cheng is not happening .. no one can help me. ?

thread cutting

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 03:17
Quote: Originally Posted by bpatterson we have a Komo Router that has a Fanuc Series 210i-M control. I know of the Circular Helical Interpolation commands. I need this type of command that allows the cutter to move in the Z at the same time such as to cut a thread.
Lets say for example you need to cut a internal thread M40 with a 2mm pitch to depth of 20mm , and you are using a diameter 20 mm threading bar with a single point threading insert.

Lets assume you cutting the thread at X0 and Y0.

I would program as follows:

G90G54G0 X0Y0 S1000M3
G43H1 Z10.0
G1Y10.0 F1000(40/2 - 20/2)

This will only work if you machine supports helical machining.


CNC Machining Aluminum Rifle Chassis

Fri, 12/29/2017 - 05:28
Hey guys,

I was wondering what kind of CNC machine would be able to mill a solid block of aluminum into a rifle chassis?

Is there any special type of CNC machine that would be capable of doing the job, or am I looking at a completely wrong type of machine, to begin with? This is the type of stuff I'm talking about.


Is 3D printing similar to CNC machining?

Fri, 12/29/2017 - 05:24
how do you guys program your printers? I'm a CNC machinist who is very interested in 3D print applications in things like aerospace and manufacturing, but I don't know much about it. Can you guys inform me a little?