Mach 3 Lathe Guidelines
You need to check several property on Mach Turn controller configuration.
1) Set Diametral Mode
From Menu -> Config -> Port and Pins -> Turn Options tab
Set X Mode as [Diameter] and uncheck [Reversed Arc's in Front Post] . See image below
2) Define Machine Home
This can be done from Menu -> Config -> Homing/Limits
The values to insert here depends on your machine configuration.
Search more information on related documentation of Mach Controller Manual.
Define Machine Home Position is necessary to use tool disengagement movement like " G91 G28 X0. Z0. " .
3) Check XZ Plane
From Menu -> Config -> General Config
Check "Active Plane of Movement" is set to [X-Z] and "IJ mode" is set to [INC].
These are default value for Mach Turn setting. Just check it's all ok.
4) Use Mach3 Lathe Post Processor
Click here to download Mach3 post processor for lathe. Take a look related link to see how add post processor.