Re: On topic- rigid tapping ?



clay <a_design@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in news:zc2Rj.2234$Cn4.545@xxxxxxxxxxxxx:

How do I determine/test if my VMC has rigid tapping? 86 Mori Seiki
MV-JR/Yasnac MX2 control. The Helical interpolation option is installed.
does someone have a code snippet I can run as a test?

Don't know what MX2 expects.
Fanuc likes this:
M29 = orient spindle
G99 G84 Z5.51 R6.71 F4.1667

And if I want to thread mill, is rigid tapping required?


No, just need helical inerpolation, which say you have.



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