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by bighern
Fri Jul 31, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: Tutorials and Training Guides
Topic: different forces of TP20 modules- when to use which one?
Replies: 4
Views: 164

different forces of TP20 modules- when to use which one?

looking for info for when it is best to use something other than a standard force tp20 module.
i have a ph20 head, so i've learned the hard way that i can't use an extended force module.
just wondering if there are some guidelines out there for when to use which one. thanks.
by bighern
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: Tip Calibration / Probe config
Topic: CALIBRATING THE CALIBRATION SPHERE?
Replies: 7
Views: 974

CALIBRATING THE CALIBRATION SPHERE?

How often should the calibration sphere itself, be calibrated? We have a customer that wants us to show that this is something we do. And where would you send it to have this done? And while my sphere out for calibration, and i need to calibrate my probe, what options do i have? any thoughts or info...
by bighern
Thu Jun 11, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: Reporting
Topic: Fitting error! Please check the point clouds.
Replies: 4
Views: 449

Re: Fitting error! Please check the point clouds.

roger that. thanks for the info. i will try the cloud to cad report instead.
by bighern
Wed Jun 10, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Reporting
Topic: Fitting error! Please check the point clouds.
Replies: 4
Views: 449

Re: Fitting error! Please check the point clouds.

the side of the machine says : " coord 3 A series - powered by renishaw " it's DCC. No other construction from the cloud to make other geometry. I'm simply programming it to take a bunch of hits for my could. i should note that i'm going in, and typing in where i want each point to be for X and Y, v...
by bighern
Wed Jun 10, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: Reporting
Topic: Fitting error! Please check the point clouds.
Replies: 4
Views: 449

Fitting error! Please check the point clouds.

so i have this weird shaped part that i have made many point clouds on. when i tried to report these clouds, some of them gave me this error, "Fitting error! Please check the point clouds." . i'm not sure what they mean by this. and i'm not sure why some of my clouds reported just fine, and some did...
by bighern
Wed Jun 10, 2020 8:08 am
Forum: Optional Hardware & Software Modules
Topic: 3DConnexion Support
Replies: 7
Views: 4914

Re: 3DConnexion Support

same question as everyone else. is there a way to get a 3DConnexion mouse to work with cmm-m? or any 3D mouse for that matter?