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by slodat
Mon Oct 03, 2022 5:18 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Lathe tool probe
Replies: 8
Views: 85

Re: Lathe tool probe

Email sent!

I'm sure others are interested in the answers to the question about using on lathe and mill. I know I am!
by slodat
Mon Oct 03, 2022 4:35 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Lathe tool probe
Replies: 8
Views: 85

Re: Lathe tool probe

specify for lathe when ordering in the notes section on checkout https://www.centroidcnc.com/centroid_diy/tt-4_cnc_tool_touchoff.html Oh! Wow! Can you elaborate on how this works? I can't find anything about this probe on a lathe. Also, how do I order the bulkhead cable for inside the control cabin...
by slodat
Mon Oct 03, 2022 9:10 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Lathe tool probe
Replies: 8
Views: 85

Lathe tool probe

I’m looking for a probe to measure tool offsets on my lathe.

I’ve seen a couple on here in the past. Searched for quite a while and never found anything of course.

I appreciate any links of guidance. Thank you I’m advance!
by slodat
Sun Oct 02, 2022 11:40 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Hardinge Accuslide Gang Tool Lathe Acorn Conversion
Replies: 51
Views: 14826

Re: Hardinge Accuslide Gang Tool Lathe Acorn Conversion

Almost done with wiring on the lathe. Waiting on some stuff to arrive to finish the encoder wiring and I'll be done. Lower cabinet: DA009441-7AFD-4BC2-84EE-0C15C694A793.jpeg There are a few spots that could use a blanking plate. 3d printed this one. Worked out well. It looks like originally there wa...
by slodat
Mon Sep 26, 2022 9:38 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Converting Chinese CNC Router from XHC Mach3 Motion Controller
Replies: 53
Views: 17209

Re: Converting Chinese CNC Router from XHC Mach3 Motion Controller

I’ve had the plasma since January. I don’t love WinCNC. It’s working and I have other priorities for now.
by slodat
Sat Sep 24, 2022 1:18 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Converting Chinese CNC Router from XHC Mach3 Motion Controller
Replies: 53
Views: 17209

Re: Converting Chinese CNC Router from XHC Mach3 Motion Controller

Just upgraded the router to 4.80. Again, works flawlessly!

Thank you!
by slodat
Sat Jun 25, 2022 11:33 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Vectric Post Processor for Acorn
Replies: 15
Views: 1088

Re: Vectric Post Processor for Acorn

In Aspire 11 I'm not seeing a Centroid Arcs (inch) post processor.. Pretty sure it's putting out little line segments. My corners are shite.
by slodat
Mon Jun 20, 2022 12:56 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Hardinge Accuslide Gang Tool Lathe Acorn Conversion
Replies: 51
Views: 14826

Re: Hardinge Accuslide Gang Tool Lathe Acorn Conversion

CivilCNC wrote: Wed Jun 15, 2022 5:53 pm How is this project coming along? I just aquired a CHNC chucker and Im interested in seeing your encoder setup

Looks awesome!!!
Slowly. I have everything for the conversion, work on it when I have time.
by slodat
Sun May 15, 2022 3:32 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Tool OFFSET MISMATCH Problem <SOLVED>
Replies: 15
Views: 1046

Re: Tool OFFSET MISMATCH Problem <SOLVED>

Check the post processor tab in your tool library..
offsets.JPG