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Messages - Chip

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LazyTurn / Re: LazyTurn
« on: March 10, 2010, 01:47:10 AM »
Hi, Art

I've been working with a 0.050 cut-off tool and getting mixed results, Have talked with Rich about it and sorta think it's a glitch or a setting some where.

Chip

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LazyTurn / Re: LazyTurn
« on: February 14, 2010, 04:18:54 AM »
Hi, Art

Very nice progress, Hears a little glitch in the final pass with a cutoff tool, I think.

Chip

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LazyTurn / Re: LazyTurn
« on: January 29, 2010, 12:02:28 AM »
Hi, Rich

I'm wandering in the background.

Chip  :D

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LazyCam (Beta) / Re: Extra circles - what am I doing wrong
« on: January 18, 2010, 12:11:53 AM »
Hi, Mattw

I missed the pocket part of your post, Outside seems to work, Inside has some issues, Ll-Cam is a bata version and dose have issues.

Chip

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LazyCam (Beta) / Re: Extra circles - what am I doing wrong
« on: January 17, 2010, 06:42:20 PM »
Hi, Mattw

Just tried your dxf, Seems to work fine hear, Did a Clean, Optimize, Offset and Post.

What ver of L-Cam are you using

Chip.

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General Mach Discussion / Re: Driver Test Not What Expected
« on: January 08, 2010, 05:53:35 PM »
Hi, Hood

It's the 515 drive, So it hasn't been updated, Do you have the latest one and could you post it. ?
Think it's 517.

Chip

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General Mach Discussion / Re: ROTARY INDEX ON LATHE - GCODE
« on: January 02, 2010, 03:23:24 AM »
Hi, Rich

Just how much copper pipe do you have left, It's to late to think on your question tonight.  :D

looks nice, Chip  ::)

Edit: OK hears some code to look at.  ???

m98 p11 l11; P sets file O11,O12 I set for 11 teath, Setting A dia.set to 0.5
G90
G80 G40 G91.1

m30

o11;-----------------------------11 tooth Ang. Gear
g91
g01 z-.0 f50
g01 z-.05
g01 x-.5 y0 z0 a32.727272 f50; A axis 11 equal spaces 360 turn
g01 z-.05
g01 x.5 y0 z0 a-32.727272 f50
g01 z.1
g00 a32.727272
m99
%

o12;-----------------------------11 tooth Strt. Gear
g91
g01 z-.0 f59
g01 z-.05 f59
g01 x-.5 y0 z0  
g01 z-.05 f59
g00 x.5 y0 z0
g01 z.1 f50
g00 a32.727272; A axis 11 equal spaces 360 turn
m99
%

Chip  >:D

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General Mach Discussion / Re: Two CNC configurations on one PC, Possible?
« on: January 02, 2010, 03:11:37 AM »
Hi, Mr.Chips

Run Mach3 exe from the installed location, Usually it's located at C:\mach3 folder, You'll see an option to create additional profiles which will allow you to do what you want.

Hope this helps, Chip

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LazyCam (Beta) / Re: Sanity check please - LC not posting
« on: January 01, 2010, 02:20:41 AM »
Hi, Mattw

Loads and posts just fine hear.

Chip

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General Mach Discussion / Re: HELP...One more driver installation problem
« on: December 30, 2009, 02:15:10 AM »
Hi, Ronncat

Have you ever had your mill operating with any computer ever. ?

Could be you don't have a true parallel port  extender cable or it's missing a Gnd Pin, Not all cards and cables use the same pin numbers 18 to 25 are Gnd.pins.

Use an ohm meter to check the cable pin 1-1 2-2 3-3 ........25-25, If not you may have a 25 pin serial cable.

Chip