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by Dodds
Fri 12 Mar , 2021 18:47 pm
Forum: NovaTurn
Topic: NOVATURN TOOL CHANGE POSITION.
Replies: 4
Views: 1023

Re: NOVATURN TOOL CHANGE POSITION.

Thank you Martin, that worked fine.

Cheers
David
by Dodds
Sun 07 Mar , 2021 19:19 pm
Forum: NovaTurn
Topic: NOVATURN TOOL CHANGE POSITION.
Replies: 4
Views: 1023

Re: NOVATURN TOOL CHANGE POSITION.

Hi Martin, thank you for your reply and sorry for the delay in getting back to you.
The control software is VR CNC Turning V1.49.

For programs I have a copy of edgecam and use a post that's close and just edit it a little.

Cheers
David
by Dodds
Mon 01 Mar , 2021 22:25 pm
Forum: NovaTurn
Topic: NOVATURN TOOL CHANGE POSITION.
Replies: 4
Views: 1023

NOVATURN TOOL CHANGE POSITION.

Hi, would anyone know if it is possible to alter the tool change position on my Novaturn. (in a program) Using M6 It currently rapids to the home position to change a tool (Auto tool changer!) This wastes time and adds extra wear to the machine and so I was wondering if I can insert/alter the code s...
by Dodds
Thu 25 Jan , 2018 23:13 pm
Forum: Post Processors
Topic: Edgecam turning post
Replies: 3
Views: 5727

Re: Edgecam turning post

Thank you for responding to my questions pete and for the information we have shared via PM. Much appreciated!

Just to let everyone know I am still looking for a Denford lathe postprocessor!! My Novaturn runs on VR Turning.

David
by Dodds
Tue 23 Jan , 2018 18:08 pm
Forum: Post Processors
Topic: Edgecam turning post
Replies: 3
Views: 5727

Edgecam turning post

Can anyone help me please? I use edgecam to create programs for my Novamill and use the Denford postprocessor supplied on the forum here to generate the code. Now I have a Novaturn I would like to use Edgecam for that as well! Except I don't have a suitable turning post. I have no idea how to make a...
by Dodds
Sun 12 Feb , 2017 21:07 pm
Forum: Novamill
Topic: Replacing the spindle drive belt
Replies: 1
Views: 2612

Replacing the spindle drive belt

Hello, I have had my Novamill about 18 months and during that time the spindle drive belt has started to get noisy. On closer inspection the rubber drive belt is starting to break up. I decided to try to replace it but I am stuck at the point of getting the old belt past the Z ball screw! Would any ...