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by mservis
Fri Mar 12, 2021 2:45 am
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: roughing and finishing
Replies: 7
Views: 1305

Re: roughing and finishing

Thank you for everyone's help. This is the end result. Sometimes when I am so close to a project, I can't see the bigger picture. ..
final product.jpg
by mservis
Thu Mar 04, 2021 12:45 am
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: roughing and finishing
Replies: 7
Views: 1305

Re: roughing and finishing

still not right.... but thank you
by mservis
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:54 pm
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: roughing and finishing
Replies: 7
Views: 1305

Re: roughing and finishing

I am going to run it now... and I will let you know.
by mservis
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: roughing and finishing
Replies: 7
Views: 1305

Re: roughing and finishing

the machining allowance is 0.05. I will reduce it and see what happens.
by mservis
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:23 pm
Forum: Aspire - Tips and Tricks
Topic: roughing and finishing
Replies: 7
Views: 1305

roughing and finishing

I have a 3 inch (42 wide x 15 high) slab that I am carving a 3d scene into. My roughing pass tool 0.25 EM. does not go into the letters E, S and A etc... therefore on my finish pass 0.25 Ball nose, attempts to cut carving down the entire 1.8 inch depth. This of course is hard on the tool and my nerv...
by mservis
Thu Jul 25, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly
Replies: 12
Views: 2618

Re: rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly

Update, I called Laguna and they tell me when I updated the Aspire software my post processor is not correct in the update. They are sending me the correct processor to install.
by mservis
Wed Jul 24, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly
Replies: 12
Views: 2618

Re: rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly

https://www.dropbox.com/s/nmvs1a5te4028 ... crv3d?dl=0

I have not tried changing the direction. I will do that today.
I am sorry I didn't send the correct file.
I do appreciate your help.
by mservis
Wed Jul 24, 2019 2:38 am
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly
Replies: 12
Views: 2618

Re: rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly

To set the z zero, I have a block that is the exact height of the z zero for my machine. ( I have the z zero set for the middle of the cylinder, not the surface). I zero the z height to the top of the block. The start of the model it cuts exactly as it should with the tail of the fish. When it gets ...
by mservis
Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly
Replies: 12
Views: 2618

Re: rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly

rotary is parallel to the x
Luguna turner mm.(NC)
I use the same post processor for the rounding and roughing tool path
by mservis
Wed Jul 24, 2019 12:44 am
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly
Replies: 12
Views: 2618

Re: rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly

this is the wrapped preview
by mservis
Tue Jul 23, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly
Replies: 12
Views: 2618

rotary with 3d not cutting pattern correctly

Hello, I am cutting a fish pattern purchased from design and make. The preview shows that it is perfect. See pictures. However on the material it is not cutting properly. It is missing detail. I have aspire most up to date version. I am completing a rounding toolpath and a roughing tool path, then a...
by mservis
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: hard time with rotary
Replies: 5
Views: 2031

Re: hard time with rotary

OK, i figured it out. I had to add a layer and put the clip art in that layer on the top. Thank you.