Re: [Emc-users] Fusion 360

2019-03-23 Thread Jeff Johnson
eld hostage? Maybe, but there is the possibility that I can migrate to one system over time. My real needs are the ability to make and open 2D drawings as well as solids and generate trouble free tool paths. Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll & Turning 734-279-1831 One

[Emc-users] Fusion 360

2019-03-22 Thread Jeff Johnson
and updates do get cumbersome. I am worried about moving to the cloud based system but I guess it's the future. What are this groups thoughts if any? Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll & Turning 734-279-1831 ___

[Emc-users] Black Tuesday

2017-11-21 Thread Jeff Johnson
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[Emc-users] Gene's Rotary

2017-11-16 Thread Jeff Johnson
if anyone has any interest. I sold the mill I was going to use it on so it just sits on a pallet collecting dust. Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll & Turning 734-279-1831 I am half-heartedly looking for a rotary table, smallish but without any huge backlash, for use on the g

Re: [Emc-users] Emc-users Digest, Vol 131, Issue 103

2017-03-31 Thread Jeff Johnson
Did you let the job out? Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll & Turning 734-279-1831 -Original Message- From: emc-users-requ...@lists.sourceforge.net [mailto:emc-users-requ...@lists.sourceforge.net] Sent: Friday, March 31, 2017 1:31 PM To: emc-users@lists.sourceforge

Re: [Emc-users] Affordable, used lathes

2016-04-23 Thread Jeff Johnson
I have found some incredible deals at HGR Surplus. hgrinc.com Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll & Turning 734-279-1831 -- Find and fix application performance issues faster with Applicat

Re: [Emc-users] Information for spindle and drive Kollmorgen Ind

2016-02-24 Thread Jeff Johnson
you away from Linux CNC (we run four machines with it) just pointing out I have very few issues with the Milacron controls. Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll & Turning 734-279-1831 -- Site24x7

[Emc-users] Bug:Call Stack Under run

2015-07-10 Thread Jeff Johnson
I have a program with threading G33 that will run if I take the threading out of it but throw an error of Bug: Call Stack Under Run if I leave the threading in the program. We use a post processor for our programs and have done threading in the past but this one is persistent. Any Ideas? Jeff

Re: [Emc-users] Working Mill

2015-07-01 Thread Jeff Johnson
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[Emc-users] Working Mill

2015-07-01 Thread Jeff Johnson
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[Emc-users] . Re: LCNC VS Machinekit JWP (Niemand Sonst)

2014-11-26 Thread Jeff Johnson
. Really hoping for a real jog while paused solution and you are correct in the fact that mouses on the shop floor are non existant. Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll Turning 734-279-1831

[Emc-users] LCNC VS Machinekit JWP

2014-11-25 Thread Jeff Johnson
and trying to play with any options that come our way using LCNC and gmoccapy. Just updating the followers of the jog while paused saga..LOL All of this may be easier if we understood the working of the code both Linux and LCNC we are learning but it is a steep curve. Jeff Johnson john

Re: [Emc-users] LCNC VS Machinekit JWP

2014-11-25 Thread Jeff Johnson
the demo he posted this morning: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QGOj39I-kk We will be using it as long as it will work in Gmoccapy..Thanks Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll Turning 734-279-1831

Re: [Emc-users] was larger machines now jog while paused (andy pugh)

2014-11-22 Thread Jeff Johnson
it looked like the tool retracted automatically when the pause was activated. Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll Turning 734-279-1831 -- Download BIRT iHub F-Type - The Free Enterprise-Grade BIRT

Re: [Emc-users] was larger machines now jog while paused

2014-11-22 Thread Jeff Johnson
the path of LCNC and it has been fun Three turning centers making parts is a bonus but we are losing tremendous amounts of time on larger parts because of this missing feature. I will be trying the patches if we can figure out how to apply them LOL...We are not Linus experts either. Jeff Johnson

[Emc-users] Question for larger machine users of LCNC

2014-11-21 Thread Jeff Johnson
and restart program from the beginning and cut air until we get back into the cut. We try to run from line but even if we call constant surface feed in our MDI spindle start the spindle runs at the cap RPM. Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll Turning 734-279-1831

[Emc-users] . Re: Question for larger machine users of LCNC

2014-11-21 Thread Jeff Johnson
the change. Then start the next pass. See above... not always the case. In a production situation this would work in our case we are running 8 pieces of this particular job and that is a lot for us. Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll Turning 734-279-1831

Re: [Emc-users] question for users of LCNC on larger machine tools

2014-11-21 Thread Jeff Johnson
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Re: [Emc-users] Question for larger machine users of LCNC

2014-11-21 Thread Jeff Johnson
; charset=ISO-8859-1; format=flowed On 11/21/2014 08:40 AM, Jeff Johnson wrote: This is a question for people using LCNC on larger machine tools. We have been patiently waiting for jog while paused and it does not look like we are getting it anytime soon. My question is how are others working

[Emc-users] was larger machines now jog while paused

2014-11-21 Thread Jeff Johnson
. Heading back into a cut you can have control over that speed. Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll Turning 734-279-1831 -- Download BIRT iHub F-Type - The Free Enterprise-Grade BIRT Server from Actuate

Re: [Emc-users] Fest

2014-05-20 Thread Jeff Johnson
machining centers running Linux and looking to convert a mill. At 13,000 Square feet I am not huge but we can find the room as needed. Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll Turning 734-279-1831 -Original Message- From: emc-users-requ...@lists.sourceforge.net [mailto:emc

Re: [Emc-users] Fest

2014-05-20 Thread Jeff Johnson
Sorry about the last post.I lurk and don't post too much forgot to delete a bunch of it. And a correction: We are currently running three Turning centers on LCNC not machining centers Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Superior Roll Turning 734-279-1831

[Emc-users] Fwd: RE: Fanuc Style Offsets

2013-11-02 Thread Jeff Johnson
-- Forwarded message -- From: Jeff Johnson john...@superiorroll.com Date: Nov 1, 2013 4:52 PM Subject: RE: Fanuc Style Offsets To: emc-users@lists.sourceforge.net Cc: We are using GScreen. We will lose the ability to read any of the tool data and have to make a new tool table

[Emc-users] Fanuc style offsets

2013-11-01 Thread Jeff Johnson
I am wondering if anybody on the list is using the fanuc style offset patch? We are using it with Gscreen and it works great 90% of the time. There are times however that Linuxcnc will not recognize the tool with out re-applying the data or in extreme cases we have to make a whole new tool

Re: [Emc-users] Fanuc Style offsets

2013-11-01 Thread Jeff Johnson
We are using a system for lathe tools using a T word with the tool number and offset together in one number. I haven't had any trouble with it, so far. What user interface are you using? We are using GScreen. We will lose the ability to read any of the tool data and have to make a new tool

Re: [Emc-users] Fanuc Style Offsets

2013-11-01 Thread Jeff Johnson
We are using GScreen. We will lose the ability to read any of the tool data and have to make a new tool table with new data entered and re-apply before Linuxcnc can recognize the tool. Returns a message Tool not available we then either re-apply or in extreme cases have to make a new tool table

Re: [Emc-users] jog while paused

2013-09-27 Thread Jeff Johnson
I think most of us want jog while paused, while I don't' have a need to change a tool, re-probe and resume cutting in a jog while paused situation I can understand why someone would want it. I think we should start with the basics, spindle stop and restart, ability to move axis or axis's of your

Re: [Emc-users] Wichita LinuxCNC meeting (Stuart Stevenson)

2013-06-26 Thread Jeff Johnson
How would Michigan sound for a meeting? I only have two lathes up and running at the moment but I hope to have three and maybe a mill with a fourth axis up by next spring. I do not have a lot to offer as far as development knowledge but I am ready to help in any way possible. Jeff Johnson

Re: [Emc-users] LinuxCNC week at MPM/SFI

2013-04-03 Thread Jeff Johnson
What are the dates for sure? The 21st thru the 23rd? Jeff Johnson Superior Roll Turning On 04/02/2013 07:01 PM, Stuart Stevenson wrote: Gentlemen, Just a reminder about the week of June 17th. Give me an idea if you think you may come to Wichita that weekend. It would be nice to have an idea

[Emc-users] Re Value of Lathe vs Mill

2013-03-08 Thread Jeff Johnson
I had a disagreement with my employee today. I said that a retrofitted CNC milling machine, like my Bridgeport Interact, is supremely useful as a shop tool, but a CNC lathe has very little usefulness. I felt that there is not really much that one can do with a CNC lathe. He disagreed, but could

Re: [Emc-users] Ideal Tool Table

2012-11-08 Thread Jeff Johnson
your patch is the only reason I went ahead and started the second lathe retrofit in my shop. It is the way machines are controlled by a machinist. To keep changing the geometry offset to make a good part would not work in a commercial shop. Thanks for your work in this area. Jeff Johnson On Nov 7

[Emc-users] Ideal Tool Table

2012-11-07 Thread Jeff Johnson
I believe we have to start with the ISO standards what ever they might be. Being a commercial operation I can move from control to control and the tool data both geometry and wear offsets is handled very similar from control to control (different brands). I think the major differences come into

[Emc-users] Ideal Tool Table

2012-11-07 Thread Jeff Johnson
as ive seen fanucs that use half offsets and use full dia offsets, which all of this is also dependant upon programming technique if one really digs down to it Jeremy Youngs I would like to see the wear offsets applied in full also, I agree that it is less math for the operator. Not knowing