Flipping a Part

Classic Control - Lathe Operator's Manual

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A graphical representation of a part that has been flipped manually by the machinist is depicted by adding the following comments to the program following an M00.

Flipped Part Setup Screen

O00000 ;
[Code for first operation of Live Image] ;
[Code for first operation of machined part] ;
M00 ;
G20 (INCH MODE) (Start of Live Image Information for flipped part) ;
(CLAMP) ([2.000, 3.0000]) ([Diameter, Length]) (End of Live Image Information flipped part) ;
M01 ;
[Part Program for the second operation] ;
  1. Press F4 to enter Live Image code to the program.
  2. Live Image redraws the part with a flipped orientation, and with the chuck jaws clamped at a position specified by x and y within the comment (CLAMP)(x y) if the comments (FLIP PART) and (CLAMP)(x y) follow the M00 (stop program) instruction in the program.

Be aware: Many service and repair procedures should be done only by authorized personnel. The service technicians at your Haas Factory Outlet (HFO) have the training, experience, and are certified to do these tasks safely and correctly. You should not do machine repair or service procedures unless you are qualified and knowledgeable about the processes.

Danger: Some service procedures can be dangerous or life-threatening. DO NOT attempt a procedure that you do not completely understand. Contact your Haas Factory Outlet (HFO) and schedule a service technician visit if you have any doubts about doing a procedure.