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ToolChange offsets
« on: May 06, 2014, 04:59:02 PM »
If I need X Y Z offsets for my tool changes what should I do? Or what is the best option?
I think the tool table only allows for Z offset?

Thanks for any input.

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Re: ToolChange offsets
« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2014, 02:53:30 AM »
Can you expand a little on the need for X and Y offsets?

Re: ToolChange offsets
« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2014, 08:02:09 AM »
Mach Turn gives you X & Z Tool offsets but for Mill the centre of your mill spindle is the centre of any rotating tool and so no X or Y offset is required.

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