G95 Live Tooling Rigid Tap (Face) (Group 09)

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G95 Live Tooling Rigid Tap (Face) (Group 09)

*C - C-Axis absolute motion command (optional)
F - Feed Rate
R - Position of the R plane
S - RPM, called prior to G95
W - Z-axis incremental distance
X - Optional Part Diameter X-axis motion command
*Y - Y-axis motion command
Z - Position of bottom of hole

* indicates optional

G95 Live Tooling Rigid Tapping is an axial tapping cycle similar to G84 Rigid Tapping in that it uses the F, R, X and Z addresses, however, it has the following differences:

  • The control must be in G99 Feed per Revolution mode in order for tapping to work properly.

  • An S (spindle speed) command must have been issued prior to the G95.

  • The X Axis must be positioned between machine zero and the center of the main spindle, do not position beyond spindle center.

% o60951 (G95 LIVE TOOLING RIGID TAP) ; (G54 X0 Y0 is at the center of rotation) ; (Z0 is on the face of the part) ; (T1 is a 1/4-20 tap) ; (BEGIN PREPARATION BLOCKS) ; T101 (Select tool and offset 1) ; G00 G18 G20 G40 G80 G99 (Safe startup) ; M154 (Engage C Axis) ; G00 G54 X1.5 C0. Z0.5 (Rapid to 1st position) ; M08 (Coolant on) ; (BEGIN CUTTING CYCLE) ; S500 (Select tap RPM) ; G95 C45. Z-0.5 R0.5 F0.05 (Tap to Z-0.5) ; C135. (next position) ; C225. (next position) ; C315. (last position) ; (BEGIN COMPLETION BLOCKS) ; M155 (Disengage C Axis) ; G00 G53 X0 M09 (X home, coolant off) ; G53 Z0 (Z home) ; M30 (End program) ; %

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