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wavy cuts

Postby james.davis » Fri Mar 23, 2018 5:15 am

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Can any one tell me why my cuts look like this?
I have a DHC2 WITH DESIGNEDGE SOFTWARE ,RUNNING A HYPRETHERM 45,NEW CONSUMABLES.at speeds 300 to 340 same results amps 45
lots of drose on back.
Thanks,
Jim

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Re: wavy cuts

Postby plasmanewbie » Thu Apr 12, 2018 10:59 am

Possibly travelling too slow and or slop in your machine motion could cause this.

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Re: wavy cuts

Postby jimcolt » Fri Apr 13, 2018 12:20 pm

What is the material thickness and type? What is your acceleration set at? Do you have advanced height?

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Re: wavy cuts

Postby Gamelord » Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:31 am

Slat wave most likely. All the wiggles are in the same spot, right after a gantry turn. When the gantry changes direction abruptly it shakes the table, causing the slats to wave giving you wiggly cuts. Either that or one of your drive motors is slipping or loose, giving the same thing. I had this exact thing when I first started and found my slats were wiggling.
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