3. EXECUTION OF
OPERATION BY Symbolic FAPT
(2)Setting of special figure
When either value of 21–25 is input while the cursor is at the “NO”
position, the screen for setting the chuck data of special figure appears.
Designate the special chuck figure with 16 points. With P1 as the starting
point, connect the values set to P2, P3 – – – in sequence, using a line for
drawing. When the control asks “End Point P =”, input the final point of
the figure data. The point data after the end point number is not regarded
as the figure forming data.
[CHECK] Draws a pattern, based on the input figure data.. . .
[ERASE] Erases the drawn pattern.. . . .
At the parameter setting screen for animated simulation
There are two types of tailstocks as in chuck, namely standard and special
figures. Up to 2 special figures and up to 5 special figures can be
The numbers 1–2 and 11–15 are assigned to the standard figure and
special figure, respectively.
Setting of Tailstock