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by eric14779
Mon Jun 10, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Alignments
Topic: Move Part with Fixture in CAD
Replies: 4
Views: 148

Re: Move Part with Fixture in CAD

Sounds like a plan to me...

Thanks.
by eric14779
Mon Jun 10, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Alignments
Topic: Move Part with Fixture in CAD
Replies: 4
Views: 148

Re: Move Part with Fixture in CAD

Furniture would be ok.... I think...

The part rotates 180° about the Y axis... and moves up in Z 0.500" the fixture does not move...

I really want to have the fixture for both "orientations" for collision check
by eric14779
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Alignments
Topic: Move Part with Fixture in CAD
Replies: 4
Views: 148

Move Part with Fixture in CAD

I have a CAD model I imported that contains my part and the locating fixture. The part is in the "Top Side" orientation. During the program I want to prompt the operator to flip the part over so I can measure the "Bottom" features. The Fixture will not move, only the part needs to flip 180°. If I do...
by eric14779
Tue May 28, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Measured Features
Topic: Use multiple faces for cylinder ??
Replies: 1
Views: 121

Use multiple faces for cylinder ??

Can I select 2 faces from cad to create cylinder feature to measure ?

My part is hollow between the two cylinder faces that I want to create one big cyliner from
by eric14779
Wed May 15, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: Helmel
Topic: CMM-M install on Win 7 64 Bit computer problem
Replies: 1
Views: 164

CMM-M install on Win 7 64 Bit computer problem

Been working with Helmel but we are not getting anywhere... Windows 7 64 Bit system Installing 3.8 SP1 Get the following error on startup then it wants to go offline Error: Failed to load PComm32.dll file Context: 102 Source: Nikon Metrology PComm Service switch to offline mode. CMM-M ver 3.7 is ins...
by eric14779
Tue May 14, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Measured Features
Topic: Define DCC Arc and/or Circle Orientation IJK Snapping to std Plane
Replies: 5
Views: 512

Re: Define DCC Arc and/or Circle Orientation IJK Snapping to std Plane

CRASHN8

I am entering a NOT NOMINAL PLANE IJK values.....

Center
X 1.2600
Y 0.663170
Z -0.39300

Orientation Plane
I 0.000
J 0.998391 <----------
K 0.000

and CMM-Manager WILL NOT ACCEPT MY NUMBERS and rounds to 1.000
by eric14779
Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Measured Features
Topic: Define DCC Arc and/or Circle Orientation IJK Snapping to std Plane
Replies: 5
Views: 512

Re: Define DCC Arc and/or Circle Orientation IJK Snapping to std Plane

I am using Define DCC and it is still snapping to the nominal plane
by eric14779
Sat Mar 09, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Measured Features
Topic: Define DCC Arc and/or Circle Orientation IJK Snapping to std Plane
Replies: 5
Views: 512

Define DCC Arc and/or Circle Orientation IJK Snapping to std Plane

CMM-M Ver 3.7.1 I am trying to enter IJK values for a Man DCC ARC and it is 3.25° off the ZX plane, I enter: Center X 1.2600 Y 0.663170 Z -0.39300 Orientation Plane I 0.000 J 0.998391 K 0.000 and Click create path, and CMM-M snaps the orientation plane to ZX, and the arc I want to measure is not on ...
by eric14779
Fri Jan 20, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: Measured Features
Topic: new ver 3.6 Transform Multi-Copy option problem
Replies: 4
Views: 2823

Re: new ver 3.6 Transform Multi-Copy option problem

What I found out is that the Transform operation works ONLY with 4 or less operations to "Copy"

if you select 5 or more no good...

Spoke with Rod at the Help Desk, and he was able to reproduce.... He logged it as a Bug...

So I had to use the Right Click Copy/Paste.... That works properly...
by eric14779
Thu Jan 19, 2017 1:30 pm
Forum: Measured Features
Topic: new ver 3.6 Transform Multi-Copy option problem
Replies: 4
Views: 2823

Re: new ver 3.6 Transform Multi-Copy option problem

NOT SO FAST......

It works if you do not rename

If you rename it still does the _1_1_1_1 thing !!!!! :!: