Online Video Introduction

These online videos will help you learn to program the Hurco WinMax conversational control. At the end of each lesson you will be given the opportunity to apply what you have learned. Follow the link provided to download the corresponding drawing for that particular section. Getting started:

  • Download the WinMax desktop software by clicking here
  • Follow the “Getting Started with WinMax” tutorial to install your new software
  • Sit back and enjoy the lesson videos.
  • Learn at your own pace!

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  • Introduction


    A brief introduction and information about this online training class.

    Published: 4/1/2012  8:55 AM | 1:02 minutes
  • Console Orientation

    Console Orientation

    ​Button-ology and control panel layout

    Published: 4/1/2012  9:00 AM | 10:26 minutes
  • The 7 Main Screens of WinMax

    The 7 Main Screens of WinMax

    ​An overview of the seven most commonly utilized screens within the control.

    Published: 4/1/2012  3:50 PM | 11:03 minutes
  • Screen Familiarization

    Screen Familiarization

    ​A brief overview of the part and tool setup screens, as well as advanced tool settings and stock geometry.

    Published: 4/2/2012  3:53 PM | 7:21 minutes
  • Data Blocks

    Data Blocks

    A brief definition of a Data Block, and an introduction to the different Data Blocks available in conversational programming.

    Published: 4/16/2012  1:20 PM | 12:14 minutes
  • Pulling It Together

    Pulling it All Together

    Combining several different types of data blocks into one multi-featured part program – Intro-12 print
    Published: 4/16/2012  1:35 PM | 1:20 minutes
  • Profile Left & Right

    Profile Left & Right

    Instruction for the use of Profile Left & Profile Right milling types in Lines & Arcs programming – Intro-19 print
    Published: 4/16/2012  1:38 PM | 3:20 minutes
  • Navigating the Control

    Navigating the Control

    ​Brief introduction to the class, and a look at the 6 most common screens in the WinMax lathe control.

    Published: 11/13/2012  1:00 PM | 07:28 minutes
  • Screen Familiarization

    Screen Familiarization

    A look at the Tool Setup and Part Setup screens.

    Published: 11/13/2012  1:15 PM | 3:37 minutes
  • Data Blocks

    Data Blocks

    Brief introduction to the different data blocks available to the programmer.  

    Published: 11/13/2012  1:34 PM | 03:17 minutes
  • Program Parameters

    Program Parameters

    ​Definition of the Program Parameters screen.  

    Published: 11/13/2012  2:15 PM | 03:25 minutes
  • Rules of Programming

    Rules of Programming

    An explanation of the rules necessary to program the WinMax control, and an introduction to Hurco’s “tab navigation” within data blocks.

    Published: 11/13/2012  2:28 PM | 03:08 minutes
  • Profile Introduction

    Profile Introduction

    ​Step by step introduction of programming a turn profile.

    Published: 11/13/2012  2:30 PM | 07:47 minutes
  • Verification Graphics

    Verification Graphics

    Brief introduction to the Verification Graphics.  

    Published: 11/13/2012  2:31 PM | 03:33 minutes
  • Facing Off Material

    Facing Off Material

    ​Step by step introduction to programming a facing operation

    Published: 11/13/2012  2:35 PM | 01:59 minutes
  • Hole Drilling Cycle

    Hole Drilling Cycle

    ​Introduction to programming a hole drilling cycle.

    Published: 11/13/2012  2:36 PM | 04:59 minutes