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Offline KC

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reverse cut lathe wizard
« on: May 09, 2009, 03:20:36 PM »
Is there a lathe wizard for cutting the reverse direction? (Spindle to TailStock) The current wizard will not let you define a cut that way.

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Re: reverse cut lathe wizard
« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2009, 03:27:36 PM »
You could probably use G51Z-1 at the start of the code to reverse it then G50 to reset. I use that when I am using the front toolpost on my lathe to reverse the X axis as the rear turret is my default.