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by Will Williamson
Thu, Mar 13 2008, 6:10PM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: Warm up Program
Replies: 21
Views: 3126

Re: Warm up Program

Michael Would you be wiling to share that spindle warm up program and the exercise program to put the machine through its full range of motion ? I was thinking about just such a program the other day . I have a cs 45 510 I've only had my machine running for 3 months I supposethat I will eventualy be...
by Will Williamson
Mon, Feb 25 2008, 10:21AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: CNC Router
Replies: 3
Views: 516

Re: CNC Router

No do not install your design software on the control .As you know design software is nown to crash your pc from time to time if this occurs while running a part .Well you can fill in the blank as to what happens next. Also do not use your control to surf the net . Your control computer is to store ...
by Will Williamson
Sat, Feb 23 2008, 10:03AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Ambassadors
Replies: 14
Views: 1349

Re: Ambassadors

Thanks Dan I for one think that in effect there is already an ambassador program in place for the ones who join this forum and participate .There is at least a dozen ambassadors on this forum on a regular basis and you know who you are . I thank all of you . The ambassodor program could be a way to ...
by Will Williamson
Thu, Feb 21 2008, 10:57AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: How many passes?
Replies: 15
Views: 5209

Re: How many passes?

Attention Thermwood Management In addition to the multi pass option we also need the ability to do a final cleanup operation in the outline and pocket mode to take awaythe cut lines from the multi pass function. This needs to be part of the DXF translator function in control nesting. This could be a...
by Will Williamson
Wed, Feb 20 2008, 6:11PM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: How many passes?
Replies: 15
Views: 5209

Re: How many passes?

Hey Guys Count me in for multi pass control nesting I,m setting here with the same type of problem.Try this,hop on one foot ,rub your head and pat your belly and keep one hand on the keyboard. On a more serious note this very subject 1 1/4" maple just yesterday cost me my brand new 98 dollar ro...
by Will Williamson
Sun, Feb 10 2008, 1:16PM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: Consistent Chipload
Replies: 8
Views: 1183

Re: Consistent Chipload

i see a lot of data from various sources concerning feed and plunge rates used on 4 x 8 sheets of panel products what about solid hardwood lumber specifically, cherry ,white oak red oak . When I was in training class Josh said that he set all feed rate at 1000 IPM so that he could adjust with feedra...
by Will Williamson
Tue, Jan 22 2008, 10:21AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Round Meddalion with profiled edges
Replies: 9
Views: 869

Re: Round Meddalion with profiled edges

Imperial I sent you an email yesterday talking about it
by Will Williamson
Mon, Jan 21 2008, 9:56PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Round Meddalion with profiled edges
Replies: 9
Views: 869

Re: Round Meddalion with profiled edges

Nick if you send me one of your files I will take a look at it. I have spent five days straight on this problem I know what i am looking for now
by Will Williamson
Mon, Jan 21 2008, 9:46PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Round Meddalion with profiled edges
Replies: 9
Views: 869

Re: Round Meddalion with profiled edges

Thank Justin I finally resolved my problem it had to do with me exporting my dxf file as a polyline as a result it created a file that was 5 times larger than the one you created and it made the profile modeler choke as well as e cab Nick I think I have been reading your post on dxf files recently s...
by Will Williamson
Mon, Jan 21 2008, 9:23PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Ecabinets Magazine
Replies: 4
Views: 811

Re: Ecabinets Magazine

I never recieved mine either maybe the postman liked it so well he kept it.
by Will Williamson
Sun, Jan 20 2008, 6:24PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Round Meddalion with profiled edges
Replies: 9
Views: 869

Round Meddalion with profiled edges

I have been trying for most of a week to create a 33" round medalion with profiled edges for a couple of days I was making the part using a combination of three tool profiles one on the outside edge one on the inside edge and another to create a recessed area between the two, This method worked...
by Will Williamson
Sat, Dec 22 2007, 10:00AM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: 5/8 Birch dovetail drawers
Replies: 2
Views: 400

5/8 Birch dovetail drawers

I notice that some member use 5/8 birch for dovetail drawers what are the advantages of this material and is the .375 dovetail tool fsh1065 used ?
by Will Williamson
Fri, Dec 21 2007, 10:30AM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: Tool setting
Replies: 2
Views: 629

Re: Tool setting

Once you have your tool entered 1 through 18 Then go back and organize them for a particular porpose in groups of 4 and assign to a GROUP because you will want to change them in groups of 4 In my case GROUP 1 are my NESTED BASE CABINET TOOLS and they are numbers 101, 102 ,103 , 104 and GROUP 2 are m...
by Will Williamson
Wed, Dec 19 2007, 6:54PM
Forum: eCabinet Systems Software
Topic: Fold together veneer box?
Replies: 13
Views: 2179

Re: Fold together veneer box?

Anyone try the new Amana 91 degree miterfold bit yet ? I saw a write up in woodshop news magazine this month .
by Will Williamson
Tue, Dec 18 2007, 3:51PM
Forum: Thermwood 3-Axis Machinery
Topic: Double Sided Tape to Hold Down Small Parts
Replies: 6
Views: 1231

Re: Double Sided Tape to Hold Down Small Parts

Hey Damon
I've been using Tesa Brand tape for years and just as you have discovered if it is strong enough to hld the part safely it is a bear to remove from your part and it removes the top layer of your spoil board. I hate the stuff and use it only as a last resort.

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