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by Will Williamson
Tue, May 13 2008, 6:34AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: twd file has no part editor data
Replies: 0
Views: 718

twd file has no part editor data

I am able to create the part and creat the profile but when the twd file is produced there is no part editor data in the file
by Will Williamson
Mon, May 12 2008, 5:20PM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: no part editor date found
Replies: 1
Views: 538

no part editor date found

In profile modeler I get a message of (No part editor data found) when I go to open a twd file
by Will Williamson
Mon, May 12 2008, 12:04PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: shape manager crashes Ecab
Replies: 2
Views: 619

Re: shape manager crashes Ecab

I not sure but I was changing my grid settingsjust before this occurred . at this point I have completely started over again reformatted my hard drive and reinstalling all software
Will be in touch as i have 3 jobs backed up .
by Will Williamson
Sat, May 10 2008, 3:45PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: shape manager crashes Ecab
Replies: 2
Views: 619

shape manager crashes Ecab

Ever since upgrading to 5.2 every time I go to shape manager it crashes E cabinet software . I,ve tried uninstalling software and reinstalling 2 times and I still have the problem .Every thing else seams to work. When I look at the report from microsoft it identifies my E cabinet software as 5.1 26 ...
by Will Williamson
Tue, May 06 2008, 6:22AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: Getting to HOT!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2880

Re: Getting to HOT!!!

Thom Are you using hearing protection ? Put on some hearing protection and the screaming noise and loud pops won't bother you so much . Turn the machine up and let it rip. You are only intrested in the quality of the cut and if the bit is heating up. I also bumped up to the 1/2" bit right away ...
by Will Williamson
Mon, May 05 2008, 7:09PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Here is a (Octagon Calculator)
Replies: 1
Views: 654

Re: Here is a (Octagon Calculator)

I figured this formula out a couple of years ago while building several pieces of church furniture. What I need to know was the length of one side to make the edge trim. You take the octagon width flat to flat and divide by 2.4142219 this will give you the length of one side.
by Will Williamson
Mon, May 05 2008, 6:51PM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: Getting to HOT!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2880

Re: Getting to HOT!!!

mine makes that loud pop occasionally on the first tool change make sure cone inside spindle is clean and tool holders are clean get a flashlite and look up inside I scour the inside with grey scotchbrite also the taper of tool holder I.v e been told not to do that but it is the only thing that I ca...
by Will Williamson
Mon, May 05 2008, 6:00PM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: Getting to HOT!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2880

Re: Getting to HOT!!!

I have the onstrud catalog Using mdf cutting data the best I can figure is 540 inches per minute or 13.7 meters per inch feed rate (ipm)=rpm x# of cutting edges x chip load 18000 x 3 x.01 chip load = .014 -.016 Depth of cut= 2 x diameter= reduce chip load by 25% = .01 This 540 ipm concurs with my ex...
by Will Williamson
Mon, May 05 2008, 4:40PM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: Getting to HOT!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2880

Re: Getting to HOT!!!

you didn,t say what material you were cutting . are you sure that the bit is sharpe ? Will it schave your thumb nail? is your exhaust removing the saw dust ? are you cutting through in a single pass?Keep the rpms at 18000and use the feed rate override to experiment with the fed rate . Since I run in...
by Will Williamson
Fri, Apr 25 2008, 9:32AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: Vacuum Pump
Replies: 7
Views: 1292

Re: Vacuum Pump

I thought of threading a 90 degree elbo in to the end
by Will Williamson
Fri, Apr 25 2008, 9:18AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Pizza day!!!
Replies: 20
Views: 2798

Re: Pizza day!!!

Well unless we get more particapation we will only be able to feed a few at a time . After all we are not Jesus Christ we cain't feed them all with 1 loaf of bread
by Will Williamson
Fri, Apr 25 2008, 8:24AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Pizza day!!!
Replies: 20
Views: 2798

Re: Pizza day!!!

I think you are right about planning for the next . But the next time we need to show some appreciation for all the men and women out in the shop who never get mentioned. Doing the welding, cutting ,painting, assembling , installing , serviceing and so forth . After all it is thier attention to deta...
by Will Williamson
Tue, Apr 22 2008, 8:56PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Sign up sheet for Programer and tech support day
Replies: 26
Views: 3517

Re: Sign up sheet for Programer and tech support day

Way to go Mike couldn't have said it better myself :beer:
Just remember :For those that have been given much ,Much is expected
But we're not asking for much
by Will Williamson
Mon, Apr 21 2008, 10:26AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Sign up sheet for Programer and tech support day
Replies: 26
Views: 3517

Re: Sign up sheet for Programer and tech support day

OK lets get this post up to the top of the list we need a few more members to chip in . :D :beer:
by Will Williamson
Fri, Apr 18 2008, 8:15AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Up/down spiral here we go again
Replies: 7
Views: 1518

Re: Up/down spiral here we go again

Call up Southeast and have them send you catalog. Then call the rest of the router bit companies on the list and do the same at the same time talk to the sales rep and get recommendation tell them you are buying through Thermwood they are more than happy to help you

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