Thread: Orac lathe

  1. #1
    Hi all,

    Has anyone on here re-fitted out an Orac lathe to use with Mach3.


  2. #2
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    i have done a few

  3. #3
    Just picked up a Orac and would like to get some ideas of what is needed to strip out and replace,
    to get a working lathe.
    If you are up to passing on any helpful advice it would be much appreciated.

  4. #4
    Not yet but got one stood on the floor waiting for some time.
    John S -

  5. #5
    Hi all
    I to am just starting to do a retro fit to a denford orac, any infomation on changing the vfd to run from a pc and what drivers are recommended would be appreciated.

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