OPERATION BY Symbolic FAPT
6. BALANCE CUT FAPT FUNCTION
(2–PATH LATHE ONLY)
(1)In a process where system parameter No.707 is set to 1 (balance cutting
is possible), the system tries to select appropriate tools from both
Only when tools suited to this process are found in both heads, the
system designates the process as a balance cutting process. When two
or more tools are available, the system does not try to select the
optimum one. It searches the tooling file from the top and uses the one
it finds first.
(2)The cursor always stops at the DELAY AMOUNT prompt, so you can
change it to any desired value.
(3)When an appropriate tool is found only in either head, the concerned
process becomes a normal process, not a balance cutting process.
(4)When the X coordinate value of the start or end point of the cutting area
is 0, the concerned process cannot be a balance cutting process.