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Based on CNC Software's master lathe post - Mplfan - this post has additional features. eMastercam.com is operated by In-House Solutions Inc. - Authorized Canadian Distributor. Please do not email post requests or support questions. For post requests or support contact your local reseller.
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- X6 specific parameter updates to maintain previous functionality
- X coolant support
- X comment support
- Compatible with machine def changes for machine configurations
- C-axis and required output type
[*]File header tool table
[*]Sets work offset style in post, not in Misc Values
[*]G12.1, G07.1 output format
[*]G12.1 paths don't need to start at C0, approach with X and C then z
[*]Cross mill from top or front plane
[*]Part transfer with spindle synch
[*]Spindle synch roughed in
[*]Indexing mode setup
[*]Lathe and Mill drill cycles setup, longhand output for drill and peck (No G81/G82)
[*]Type 1 and Type 2 G71 roughing support
[*]Feed G code at toolchange
[*]End Constant Surface Speed paths with RPM output
[*]Mill/Drill feed in Unit/Rev support
[*]Canned threading options
- thdang = rad2deg$ * thdangle$ #lead-in angle
- thdang = rad2deg$ * thda1$ #half of the thread angle
- thdang = rad2deg$ * thda2$ #thread angle (full included angle)
[*]Forced R output for arcs in G07.1
[*]Clamp and Brake code output with overrides
[*]G28/G30 home select
[*]Addressed - cross cutting operation with rotary axis turned on, post output matches backplot
[*]Addressed - full arc moves on face with rotary axis turned on
What's New in Version v1.01
- Minor change to one_rev switch.