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by kwmelcher
Tue Aug 25, 2020 3:36 am
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: first cut on rotary and embedding a pocket
Replies: 6
Views: 1817

Re: first cut on rotary and embedding a pocket

Randall, thank you. I tried that and it will work perfect. Going to try my sample cut tonight.
by kwmelcher
Mon Aug 24, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: first cut on rotary and embedding a pocket
Replies: 6
Views: 1817

Re: first cut on rotary and embedding a pocket

Thank you for the feedback. In thinking through the pie cut, I am thinking that if I can create a job that centers a bit above the pie and only rotates the A in a 90 degree arc back and forth as the plunge is increased, I could create the pie. Would i need to do that by just creating the G-code from...
by kwmelcher
Mon Aug 24, 2020 5:39 am
Forum: Wrapped Rotary Machining
Topic: first cut on rotary and embedding a pocket
Replies: 6
Views: 1817

first cut on rotary and embedding a pocket

I finally got my rotary and made my first cut this afternoon. Turned out well and I learned a lot about best ways to feed. I have 2 questions: 1) My rotary runs in the Y direction. When I start the job and If I have moved the spindle off of the rotary axis to zero, the Y does not return to zero. Is ...