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Offline rcaffin

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Re: Problem with MACH3 and first peck drill cycle
« Reply #20 on: March 31, 2018, 08:11:06 PM »
There are some things I do not meddle with, and feed&spin at boot time is one of them. Yes, we KNOW there are some bugs in Mach3, including this area. We just avoid them.

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Roger

Offline Davek0974

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Re: Problem with MACH3 and first peck drill cycle
« Reply #21 on: April 01, 2018, 03:31:02 AM »
Yes, feed-rate override is dodgy as hell, I'm on v066 ;)

Its ok for a slight tweak while running but i always return it to 100% at shutdown.

Its not so bad <100% but not good >100%
Bridgeport Mill, Mach3 V062, CSMIO-IP/A controller, AC Servo Drives.
Plasma table, Mach3 V062, Step motors, C&CNC THC.
Re: Problem with MACH3 and first peck drill cycle
« Reply #22 on: April 01, 2018, 08:36:58 AM »
 Just to make sure we are on the same page , I am talking about reducing the Rapid feed rate , not the commanded feed rate for the drill cycle .

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Re: Problem with MACH3 and first peck drill cycle
« Reply #23 on: April 01, 2018, 08:38:09 AM »
How are you reducing it??
Bridgeport Mill, Mach3 V062, CSMIO-IP/A controller, AC Servo Drives.
Plasma table, Mach3 V062, Step motors, C&CNC THC.
Re: Problem with MACH3 and first peck drill cycle
« Reply #24 on: April 01, 2018, 08:41:37 AM »
 On the settings page. Rapid OR box.

Rick.