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    03-30-2014, 10:36 PM
    I found out that you can use an axis calibration mode in Mach 3 to fine tune each axis. I did that for all axis. However, I have a part that has...
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    03-27-2014, 07:04 PM
    I have this mill and am running it with Mach 3. I need to tune it so Mach 3 sends the correct number of pulses per inch of travel. I know that the...
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    03-23-2014, 12:18 PM
    JimH replied to a thread Quill lube question... in General
    Believe I have found your clue. The manual says "Spindle Bearings - fill oil cup once daily with Mobile DTE Oil Light". Jim
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    03-22-2014, 11:28 PM
    JimH replied to a thread Quill lube question... in General
    Now that you mention the capacitor going out, that and my motor both went south, hence the 3 phase and VFD, even though they sent me a new motor. ...
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    03-22-2014, 10:58 PM
    JimH replied to a thread Quill lube question... in General
    Only issue I have had is with the gib for the knee. Local machine repair shop replaced and fitted that under warrenty. Replaced motor with an...
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    03-22-2014, 10:14 PM
    JimH replied to a thread Quill lube question... in General
    Re-read your original post and noted you said 8X30. Mine is an JVM 836 so I may have mis-spoke. I bought mine new in 2000. Want a copy of the...
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    03-22-2014, 07:41 PM
    JimH replied to a thread Quill lube question... in General
    I have that mill. The manual states "Mobile DTE Oil Light" for the spindle. That's what I use and it is a very light oil, similar to sewing machine...
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