How to Recover from a Tool Change Interruption on an Okuma Mill
If the automatic tool changer on your Okuma vertical or horizontal milling machine suddenly stops in the middle of changing a tool, there’s a quick and easy way to solve the problem.
Why would the system stop in the middle of the process? Chances are the interruption is caused by hitting the reset button in the middle of a tool change or trying to change the mode while a cycle is in progress.
Regardless of the cause, you want to resume production as soon as possible.
In this video a Gosiger machine tool specialist demonstrates, in real time, the step-by-step process for recovering from a tool change interruption.
For more tips that can help keep production moving in your CNC shop, contact the experts at Gosiger. For more than 95 years Gosiger has provided machine shops with the most advanced machining technologies, unmatched applications experience, technical service, replacement parts and customer support.To learn more, get in touch with your local Gosiger facility.