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by Patrick Thorn
Wed Jun 20, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: Roland Safety Key Connector? PNC-3200
Replies: 3
Views: 1433

Re: Roland Safety Key Connector? PNC-3200

Hi, I do not know the pin connections, but I may have a solution for you, but as it is a very old machine I cannot really put it here.
pthorn(at)rolanddg(dot)com
by Patrick Thorn
Wed May 23, 2018 9:03 am
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: Milling Surface Roughness
Replies: 0
Views: 139

Milling Surface Roughness

This is an interesting article "Evaluating the roughness according to the tool path strategy when milling free form surfaces for mold application".
by Patrick Thorn
Thu May 03, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: Modifying a bought part
Replies: 6
Views: 347

Re: Modifying a bought part

Hi
The latest SRP Player lets you select multiple rectangular areas for roughing and finishing
There is mention on the forum and the updates are on our main site downloads.
by Patrick Thorn
Wed May 02, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Sign UK Race Themed Display
Replies: 2
Views: 192

Re: Sign UK Race Themed Display

Excellent !
Pity the pictures are 90 degrees out :)
by Patrick Thorn
Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: MDX 40
Replies: 1
Views: 111

Re: MDX 40

Hi,
No problem, Just log a case with our team.
Enter the machine Serial number, on the back right side of the machine.
You need Modela Player v4, Dr Engrave, 3D Engrave and VPanel.
Windows Drivers are here.
by Patrick Thorn
Mon Apr 02, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Setting zero on SRM-20
Replies: 1
Views: 337

Re: Setting zero on SRM-20

On older machines we had buttons/handwheels etc to position the axis.
SRM-20 only has one button ON/OFF, so on all machines we now use VPanel to move and set the axis.
by Patrick Thorn
Mon Apr 02, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: MDX-540 Post Processor
Replies: 1
Views: 114

Re: MDX-540 Post Processor

SolidWorks CAM 2018 Fanuc 6M,11M, 0M etc are all similar. Have a look at the MDX-PRO2_PRO_NC_CODE_EN manual that came with your machine, then compare. NC files are just TEXT. MDX-540 VPanel will accept any Text file and long as it is valid NC codes. These guys at Hawk Ridge have nice videos. https:/...
by Patrick Thorn
Mon Apr 02, 2018 10:58 pm
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: Jumps between z-origins
Replies: 3
Views: 267

Re: Jumps between z-origins

Hi. You are welcome.
Where are you based, as we can suggest an office to supply help and inspiration.
by Patrick Thorn
Wed Feb 28, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: GX-24 Cutter - Cutting halfway up and only on the X-Axis
Replies: 2
Views: 174

Re: GX-24 Cutter - Cutting halfway up and only on the X-Axis

With your page set in Corel, if you have your design at the top of the page, just try putting it at the bottom of the page limits, or vice versa.
by Patrick Thorn
Wed Feb 28, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: 3D Prototyping & Milling
Topic: Models Player v4 Tutorial
Replies: 0
Views: 210

Models Player v4 Tutorial

Someone sent this link in for Modela Player Tutorial.
For those wanting to know about the process to use Models Player v4.
However, SRP Player is the standard software we supply with current machines we do.
Thank you "Fabacademy".