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wanted - software for axyz router

Recent forum posts - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 09:31
we need toolpath and axyz dnc 1.0, our own cd was damaged and is unreadable, can anyone help?
thanks, Peter

VMC Hitachi Seiki VA 35 - Not rolling spindle

Recent forum posts - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 13:59
After starting the machine and passing through reference points, the MDI does not execute command M 03 / M 04 / (which mean rolling respectively clockwise and counterclockwise) and M 19 / spindle orientation /. Also, the tool holder, which is situated in the spindle, can not be unlocked even though the hydraulic system works.
Otherwise, the movements on the XYZ axes in the same MDI mode are executed.
The management system is Fanuc 6M-B
Year of production: 1986
If someone has had a similar problem, please cooperate!

Castek SDNC16P-50 EDM Drill

Recent forum posts - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 06:34
I have been having a problem with the control locking up even while the machine is just setting there doing nothing. When the machine is burning a hole and the control locks up, the machine will continue burning and has to be shut down to stop it. Is there anyone out there that knows anything about this machine?

Toyoda FA450 TSC upgrade

Recent forum posts - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 14:05
I am looking at buying a Toyoda FA450 with a 15M and 300 psi TSC.
I need 1000 PSI TSC. Does anyone know what I am going to need besides a new pump, filters and lines?
I realize that I may also have to modify the ladder to accomidate spindle purge and possibly other items.
My main concern is if the machine hardware can take the pressure, as is?

Thanks for the help in advance!

HELP!!! euro spindle runs in jog but oscillates for/rev when trying M-code Command

Recent forum posts - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 10:08
hello Everyone,

im currently trying to get a Northwood 125 CNC router up and running again. it is ran on GE Fanuc Basic Operation package 1 software and a Saftronics VG5 AC Drive. i got the spindle to run in jog mode off the drives external remote but once i try to run off the main control screen with a m-code or program the spindle just oscillates back and fourth. im getting good meter readings and proper voltage off motor leads while it is running in jog but once i try to turn on motor with m-code it is only sending out around 10 volts to the spindle motor. it would not run at all when i first started to fix the machine and i got it running by changing some of the settings on the drives external remote, now it runs perfect in jog. i was thinking it could just be more setting (parameter) problems but not 100% sure. any info or help on this would be greatly appreciated. thanks in advance

Anyone need any Amada help?

Recent forum posts - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 07:42
Quote: Originally Posted by dstepper I have an Amada Vipros 358 King Punch and keep getting code 2085 - F. Free Ber. (Off) Lower LS. - Free-motion bearings of front side of table or there auto switch sensor is not properly working. (Inspect auto-switch sensor.) Any help with which sensor this is?
It was the bearings on top of the table, easy fix.

Best wheel for finishing A36 hot rolled steel

Recent forum posts - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 03:01
My new surface grinder is headed my way shortly. One of my first undertakings after set up is to complete a base for a model motor. The base is done yet I might want to get as great a surface complete as feasible for appearance purpose. Any suggestions for a wheel will be valued. I wouldn't fret spending a minimal expenditure to get a decent wheel. I as of now have a Norton 5SG 46 J on arranging for my essential wheel, was figuring something a little better coarseness would be useful for conclusive completing in milder steels.

How to vector an image of a piece?

Recent forum posts - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 12:09
So I am working on replicating the contour of a piece of a loudspeaker so I can fit it into the wood it must me placed, but the shape is kind of complex and even if I can just aproximate an then do the details by hand I would like to know if it is possible to do something like draw the contour on a white sheet, take an image, and put some vector file from that image on a sofware like AutoCAD and then to the CNC control sofware. I am aware of your comments, thanks in advance.

Fanuc 11M power up problem

Recent forum posts - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 10:26
Hello all,

I have a 1986 Shizuoka B-5V 4 axis mill that I have been operating for about 12 years. It is equipped with a Fanuc 11M control. The machine has been rock solid reliable except for a few tool changer issues.

Recently it started having issues powering up. First problem was I could not zero out all 4 axis. It never threw a trouble code. The control would get confused and select the wrong axis during zero setting. This happened for a number of power ups until the CRT would not even come on when I hit the power on button. Most of the panel lights would light up and the coolant pump would turn on when I hit the power on button. Picture attached below.

I began by checking fuses and found 2 blown 5 amp fuses on the tape reader. I replaced the fuses and the new ones blew immediately on power up. I have never used the tape reader and I suspect these fuses could have been blown when I purchased the machine. I disconnected the tape reader power and ribbon cables and tried to power up again. No difference.

Next I confirmed that the motherboard was getting power. I then replaced the motherboard which did not correct the problem. Next I replaced the CRT/MDI board in the control box. This also did not fix the problem.


Does anyone know a good Fanuc repair guy near southeast Pennsylvania?


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How to clean sharp corners

Recent forum posts - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 16:49
I have a cnc router machine(morbidelli - n100) and I make kitchen doors, I got stock when it comes to clean the corners less than 90 degrees (arcs),also cleaning a ball nose profile at the corners.

New to the forums

Recent forum posts - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 16:44
Hi evrey one,this is ashoaia and I hope I can get some help from you guys, and I hope that one day I will be a helpful to some one like my self..!
I have a cnc router machine(morbidelli - n100) and I got stock when it comes to cleaning the corners less than 90 degrees (arcs),also cleaning a ball nose profile at the corners.

may thanks.

post processing file

Recent forum posts - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 14:58
looking for a post processing file for my mori seiki frontier m2 with fanuc 21i when we bought this machine we got a processor with it but the processing file is not working... currently using mastercam v9. thank you!!

Mazak SQT 10MS

Recent forum posts - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 02:39
Hi all, we have brought a Mazak SQT10MS T32-3 but we did not revived the programming manual so we can't setup the sub spindle to transfer from spindle 1 to 2
has any one got a Programming manual for a SQT 10MS please that I could have a copy or a PDF.

I have contacted Mazak but they cant find a set of manual I know the machine is old now.

Thank you all for you help in advance
Regards Mark


Recent forum posts - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 17:22
Bonjour, j'ai une machine force one avec commande fanuc oitd ,et quand j veux metre la protection d'ecriture en 1 sa ne change pas,et j'ai pas d,alarme qui sorte aide moi svp c urgent

Fanuc oitd

Recent forum posts - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 17:07
Bonjour, j'ai une machine force one avec commande fanuc oitd ,et quand j veux metre la protection d'ecriture en 1 sa ne change pas,et j'ai pas d,alarme qui sorte aide moi svp c urgent

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Problem with tool magazine. Okuma howa fanuc 6m

Recent forum posts - Thu, 07/05/2018 - 10:30
Hello everybody,

I'm currently using the Okuma howa 5VA fanuc 6m.

I got a problem about the tools magazine. It cannot replace the tools as usual. The tool wouldn't change from vertical to horizontal position and eventually it can't come back into place in the magazine.

This problem started when i replace the battery that kept the parameter alive. It is located at ( or near) the magazine. And i encountered the problem i mentioned above.

I would be appreciate if someone helps me with this.

2D drawings are replaced by 3D models?

Recent forum posts - Thu, 07/05/2018 - 01:40
I have heard the news that 2D illustrations are supplanted by 3D models? 2D is the best alternative to pick when you are confronting tight due date and outlines required are a solitary segment or a solitary part as essential geometries are anything but difficult to produce utilizing 2D CAD instruments.

fanuc 10T

Recent forum posts - Wed, 07/04/2018 - 19:18
Hello there,

I recently upgraded the new memory , after installing the from board , I am getting system label error.

Any help?

Quote: Originally Posted by Stevo Ouch…no backup. It is going to be difficult to get this machine running. You probably don’t want to hear it but always have a backup of the control especially when you are going to change batteries.

Your best option at this point is going to be to try calling Mori Seiki and giving them the serial number and hope they have an original copy. Another longshot is to call Fanuc and give them the serial number off the control and they may have a copy. Another stretch is to look in the power cabinet and see if you have any onion paper that has the original copy of the machine put there by the MTB for cases like this but they have a tendency to disappear.

Other then the above you need to find someone with the same make model machine and control to try and get a copy of the parameters and PMC data. The hard part to that is working out the options that may or may not be in your machine that was in the copy. The CNC parameters and programs can be loaded via RS232. The PMC data will have to be entered by hand.

I wish I had better news for you. If you get a backup I can walk you thru the procedure to restating the machine via IPL mode and then entering in all the data.


MAC V1E with Fanuc 0mb and lost Parameters

Recent forum posts - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 12:08
Hi, i have a Takiswa MAC V1E with Fanuc 0mb and lost Parameters. My problem is i have no documentation.
I can start it up with some parameters i have found in the internet without errors but the 900 ones are missing. But i am not able to enter a program.
I switch to edit mode but when i hit the program softkey i get no cursor to enter O0001.
Maybe someone can help me with the parameters.


In need of some serious help! Total newbie!!!

Recent forum posts - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 18:52
Here is some more details I hope will help, I supplied the computer and downloaded the drivers, I am pretty sure of this.

Ok so all of the components are Keling tech or at least what I have found says so. The power supply is a KL-350-36 I have metered it and it is supplying 64.6 v to the Keling-4030 controllers(there are 3 of them x,y,z.) it also has 5.22 v going into the pul+, it has5.22 go in into the dir+. It also has 3.76 at the pul- and the dri-. At the c10 parallel port interface card it has at pin2 -7, 3.75v. This is not hooked up to the computer with these readings. On the parallel port of the computer pin2 in reading 4.63v and goes to 4.64 when the arrow is pressed on the keyboard. Pin3 is reading .18v and when the narrowest is pressed it goes to 4.87v. Pin4 and pin6 are the same as pin2, and pin5 and pin7 are the same as pin3. The motors are KL-23h276-30-8B. Yes I have visited Keling techs website and followed there diagrams. Unfortunately the people I bought it from had no info or paperwork, so I am going by what I can find online. Hope this is what you were talking about. Any help would be greatly appreciated,
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