General DVR Machine FAQs

PACKING INSTRUCTIONS FOR DVR CONTROL BOARD When packing up the main board and control panel, use 2 boxes. Wrap the main board with a lot of bubble wrap....
Thu, 16 Aug, 2018 at 2:40 PM
Changing the DVR Control Board - without removing the headstock
How to Change the DVR Control Board
Wed, 19 Apr, 2017 at 4:56 PM
If your DVR machine does not turn on after long period with no use
If your DVR machine does not turn on after a long time without any use, moisture may have built-up on the control board and be preventing it from starting. ...
Thu, 21 Feb, 2019 at 8:59 AM
GFI/GFCI Outlets
GFI receptacles are designed to be used in wet environments. They work by detecting small differences of current between the hot & neutral which could p...
Fri, 1 Mar, 2019 at 11:20 AM
AM Radio Interference/EMI
If you are experiencing AM radio interference due to the Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) emitted from your DVR machine, an in-line EMI filter will likely ...
Fri, 9 Mar, 2018 at 12:14 PM
DVR - how to preset speeds
1. With lathe running, press the preset number (1, 3, 4, or 5) that you want to change speeds 2. Press the SELECTOR key and a ? mark will appear at the end...
Thu, 15 Nov, 2018 at 8:25 AM
HMI (Human Machine Interface)
Thu, 15 Nov, 2018 at 8:24 AM
Small USB wire/cord
The USB cord you received with your DVR lathe is for firmware update purposes.  When it's time, you're ready with the proper equipment. 
Wed, 2 Jan, 2019 at 4:31 PM
Check HMI board power
Plug the 4 pin USB cable into the X5 port in the top right of the interface board on the back on the triangular user interface panel. IMPORTANT NOTE: Note ...
Fri, 18 Jan, 2019 at 10:57 AM
Which GFI/ GFCI are compatible with DVR motors?
Due to the performance characteristics of the DVR motor, when using a typical power source with GFI/ GFCI may prevent the motor from running correctly. DVR ...
Wed, 30 Jan, 2019 at 3:32 PM