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Tracey Point
09-07-2008, 08:32 PM
Hi: I have a TMC 1000 CNC mill. One of the orizionals. There appears to be some slippage at times on the Y- axis. I may need to replace the lead screws, etc. Does anyone have any suggestions re: how to do this? where to get the parts, etc. Thank you!

Tracey Point

44 Echo
02-23-2011, 12:42 PM
I'm curious as to why you think the lead screw is slipping? Usually, unless you either did not lube it, or just plain wore it out, they work fine and last a long time. I would start at the connections to the lead screw, pulleys, motor clamps, whatever, and see if one of them is loose, first.