Originally Posted by azroyhelmy
I quite new to the CAM. I'm using 3 axis Fanuc controller mill and 9.1 version of mastercam.
My question is, how can i control my cutter wear? e.g : I'm ramping a 1" hole to 0.5" depth. my finishing cutter should make the last cut of 1" diameter at 0.5" depth. after checking the hole, the diameter is small of 0.0039".
So how can i used the 'wear' in tool offset controller? i tried before but the controller triggered an alarm not to do that. should i change the program? If so can anybody direct me to which i should select my 'offset' in Mastercam ?
Post from Master Cam the existing post again and before sent it to mill change the diameter of the existing # tool under description of tool
( make it smaller off .0039'')
second line under the first G codes
if you have any problems please post a picture of the post to help you