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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Warranty All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. iii 31-August-06 Warranty ANILAM warrants its products to be free from defects in material and workmanship for one (1) year from date of installation. At our option, we will repair or ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Contents All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. v 31-August-06 Section 1 - Machine Setup Introduction ......................................................................................................................................

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Contents vi All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting the Spindle Axis ................................................................................................................. 2-25 Setting Spindle Output.....

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Contents All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. vii 31-August-06 Servo Up Delay .......................................................................................................................... 2-52 Automatic Feedrate Overri...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Contents viii All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Section 3 - Operator Setup Control Software Parameters ........................................................................................................... 3-1...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Machine Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 1-1 31-August-06 Section 1 - Machine Setup Introduction This manual provides instructions on how to set up and operate the ANILAM Setup Utility for the 3000M. The Setup Utility pr...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Machine Setup 1-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Navigating Through the Setup Utility To navigate through the Setup Utility, use the keypad keys referenced in Table 1-2. See 100,“Section 6 - Setup Utility...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Machine Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 1-3 31-August-06 Specifying an Axis Press the X, Y, Z, or U dimension key to specify an axis. For example, “Press X” prompts the operator to press the X-AXIS key. Entering P...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Machine Setup 1-4 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Saving Changes to Setup Parameters If changes have been made to any setup parameters, a “Save Changes?” prompt is displayed when the user exits Setup Util...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Machine Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 1-5 31-August-06 Overview of Main Parameter Categories There are, in general, two categories of parameters. The first category, located under the Builder Setup menu entry, corresp...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-1 31-August-06 Section 2 - Builder Setup The Builder Setup Menu allows access to the basic operating menus for the X, Y, Z, and U-axes. Configure each axis in the CNC through th...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Refer to Table 2-1 for Micron-to-Inch conversion values. Table 2-1, Micron-to-Inch Conversion Micron Millimeter Inch 0.5 Micron 0.0005 mm 0.00002” 1 Micron...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-3 31-August-06 Setting Line Count for Rotary Encoder NOTE: This parameter applies only to rotary encoders. Do not use it with a linear encoder. Enter the number of counts per...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-4 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Ballscrew Pulley Parameter To enter the Ballscrew Pulley value: 1. 15,See Map 1, Menu D. Highlight Ratio (Bsc Ply). 2. Press the appropriate axis key (i.e....

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-5 31-August-06 To set the Starting Mark: 1. 101,See Map 1, Resolution Setup, Menu D. 2. Highlight Starting Mark. 3. Press X, Y, Z, or U for the axis being set. The CNC highligh...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-6 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting In-Position Tolerance When the CNC has positioned the tool within the in-position tolerance of the target, it calculates the next programmed move. A...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-7 31-August-06 Setting Default Rapidrate Default Rapidrate sets the speed at which an axis operates in Rapid Mode. The machine builder sets the maximum rapidrate according to th...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-8 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Software Limits NOTE: The machine must have the Machine Home function enabled and turned on in order to use software limits properly. The operator or...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-9 31-August-06 Enabling Vector Limits Vector limit switches, also called directional limit switches, define the CNC’s hardware travel limits. If installed, vector limits must ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-10 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Backlash Compensation Backlash is the loss motion that occurs when the encoder reverses direction and begins to record motion before the table actuall...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-11 31-August-06 Setting Ballscrew Compensation The CNC can compensate for inaccuracies along the ballscrew. This ensures a high degree of precision in the finished workpiece. ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-12 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Table Entries NOTE: Refer 26,to “Using the Automatic 26,File Loader” for details on how to enter values from a file. Determine the amount of com...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-13 31-August-06 Setting Offset and Zero Cross Parameters Both the Offset and Zero Cross parameters enable you to specify a starting point for ballscrew compensation. Both values ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-14 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Segment Length In Standard ballscrew compensation, the length of each lasered segment is the same. The CNC counts off the segments from the beginning...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-15 31-August-06 Using the Automatic File Loader The Automatic File Loader automatically loads a properly formatted laser data file into the Table Entries Setup Menu. Refer 103,...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-16 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Table 2-2, Ballscrew Compensation File Loader Parameters Parameter Description Starting segment Determines which segment will be the first for data transfer. ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-17 31-August-06 Most text editors support Find/Change or Search/Replace commands that facilitate such changes. The first number (0, -1, -2…) represents the commanded position;...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-18 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 File Loader Error Messages The File Loader allows up to 128 table entries. If more than 128 entries are loaded, the CNC displays the warning, Data from file ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-19 31-August-06 Setting Axis Ports Use the Axis Ports Setup Menu to assign the active axes on the machine. Normally, axes X, Y, and Z are assigned to ports 0, 1, and 2, respecti...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-20 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Table 2-3, System Output Values and Definitions Value Definition Voltage Offset A fixed voltage value always present at the output. Kp + Ki + Kd The Digital...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-21 31-August-06 To change the Rapid Filter parameters: 1. 105,See Map 5, Rapid Filter Parameters, Menu F. 2. Highlight the PID parameter being set (Kp, Ki, Kd, Kf, Ιl, or ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-22 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Position Error Check Parameters WARNING: The Position Error Check parameter must be enabled for the CNC system to be able to declare a servo fault and...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-23 31-August-06 Setting Amplifier Tuning Rapids These parameters enable amplifier tuning rapid rate on specific axes. This is the maximum speed that a specific axis can operate....

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-24 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Invert DAC Output The Digital Analog Converter (DAC) establishes the direction of the spindle. A positive voltage is spindle forward. To reverse the...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-25 31-August-06 Setting the Spindle Axis Standard CNC systems use the Z-axis for the spindle. To set the spindle axis: 1. 108,See Map 8, Spindle Axis Setup, Menu C. Use this ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-26 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Spindle Gear Ranges Depending on the mechanical considerations of the system, the spindle drive may require gearing and belt drive arrangements to pro...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-27 31-August-06 5. Highlight Invert DAC in M40 gear range, and press ENTER. Highlight No, and press ENTER. [Default: No] 6. Highlight Low setting for M41 gear range, and press...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-28 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Spindle RPM Display Configure the spindle RPM display to accept feedback from either a spindle encoder or a display-programmed RPM. [Default: Program...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-29 31-August-06 Setting Spindle Zero Speed RPM Tolerance This parameter is the tolerance value used by IPI register M28-ZEROSPD. M28-ZEROSPD is set to TRUE when RPM Feedback is...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-30 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Activating the I/O Interface To activate the I/O Interface: 1. 108,See Map 8, I/O Interface Setup, Menu D. 2. Highlight Type to activate the CAN I/O, allowi...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-31 31-August-06 Output Function Setup The CAN I/O generates outputs to activate or deactivate various machine devices as commanded by the CNC. The CNC supports M-function output...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-32 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Configuring Output Ports Default port settings provide a +24 VDC common source when the port is active, and put the port in a high impedance state when the po...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-33 31-August-06 Setting Up DSP2 Nodes To set the DSP2 Nodes: 1. 108,See Map 8, I/O Nodes Setup, Menu E. 2. Highlight DSP2 Node, and press ENTER to activate Menu F. 3. To conf...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-34 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Finish When a function activates an output port that has been set for a finish pulse, the CNC delays the run of the program until an “External finish pulse...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-35 31-August-06 Assigning Input Ports to Input Functions NOTE: CAN Node 0 and CAN Node 1 operate identically. To assign a CAN Node’s input ports to Input functions, 108,see ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-36 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 CNC Input Functions Each input function causes a specific action by the CNC. Refer to Table 2-8 for a description of each Input function. 109,See Map 109, ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-37 31-August-06 Table 2-8, Input Function Usage (Continued) Input Function Use General Error input message Holds the program and generates an Error message. You must correct the...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-38 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Finish Pulse Timeout When an output port configured for a finish pulse is activated, the CNC is put on hold until it receives an external finish pulse...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-39 31-August-06 Setting Vector Limit Inputs NOTE: If vector limits are enabled, a signal must be wired to both the positive and negative direction ports assigned to the axis (X+...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-40 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Vector/Home Limit Switch Connections The CAN I/O systems hard code the vector/home limit switch connection to node 0. This can be node 0 on the SCB or an ind...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-41 31-August-06 I/O Settings for Factory-Assembled M-Function Hardware ANILAM pre-wires CNCs for the settings listed in Table 2-11. Table 2-11, ANILAM M-Function Settings M-Fun...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-42 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Handwheel Parameters Refer to Table 2-13 for information on the parameters used to only when the counter port is configured for handwheel use. 104,See Map 1...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-43 31-August-06 DRO Parameters Refer to Table 2-14 for information on the settings used only when the counter port is configured for DRO use. 104,See Map 4, Menu J and M. Table...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-44 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 7. Press ENTER to toggle to the desired phase setting, Invert or Not Invert. [Default: Not Invert] 8. Highlight DRO, and press ENTER. This will allow you t...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-45 31-August-06 Tool Management Setup The CNC system supports manual tool change operations only. Default Tool Table File To enter the default tool table file: 1. 110,See Ma...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-46 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Manual Tool Change Operation For manual tool change operations (i.e., when a tool changer is not being used), use the settings specified in Table 2-16 and ref...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-47 31-August-06 Setting Default Spindle Orientation Angle Selects an angle of orientation beyond the marker pulse. The range is 0.1 to 360 degrees. This feature eliminates the ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-48 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Stopping Program Run on Tool Commands Use this feature to halt program operation on Tn commands in order to give the operator time to change the tool. Press ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-49 31-August-06 Setting the Default Tool-Table File To enter the default tool-table file: [Default: P3MTOOL.DAT] 1. 110,See Map 10, Menu C. 2. Highlight Default tool-table fi...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-50 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Miscellaneous Setup Parameters The Miscellaneous Setup parameters enable you to configure various CNC functions not addressed by other Setup option menus. Th...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-51 31-August-06 Setting Default Linear Axis Jog Feedrate and Jog Rapidrate Set the default feedrate at which the machine travels in Jog Mode. This defines the default speed the ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-52 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Rotary Axis Jog Feedrate Set up the feedrate for rotary axes at which the machine travels in Jog Mode. This defines the machine’s default jog speed for rot...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-53 31-August-06 Feed and Rapid Accel/Decel (ms) Feed Accel/Decel and Rapid Accel/Decel define Feed and Rapid acceleration and deceleration ramp times (in milliseconds). [Default:...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-54 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Interpolator Rate Factor Interpolator Rate Factor allows you to specify the interpolator sample rate (in servo loop time). [Default: 15] Interpolator Sampl...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-55 31-August-06 Monitor Setting The Monitor Setting parameter allows you to set the monitor to either mono or color. Original CNC monitors have mono-type monitors and should be ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-56 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 User Definable Variables User definable variables are defined via parameters #1130 – #1139 and #1120 – #1129 in Miscellaneous Setup 106,(see Map 6, Menu ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-57 31-August-06 Mcode for Macro Call #1 – #10 M-Code number you assign to call the macro in “Macro called for Mcode #1 – #10.” [Default: 0] To set the Mcode for macr...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-58 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Homing the Axes Most machines have an absolute reference point for each axis. This reference point is defined by the hardware and called “Machine Home.” ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-59 31-August-06 Direction of Travel for the Homing Feature 110,See Map 10, Home Type Setup, Menu G. Use the Home type parameter to set the direction of travel for the Homing f...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-60 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Homing Speed To set the speed at which the CNC moves the machine during Homing: 1. 110,See Map 10, Datum Search Speed Setup, Menu I. 2. Highlight ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-61 31-August-06 Builder Text IPI can display customized messages to indicate machine status or possible error conditions. These messages are set up in the Setup Utility and disp...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-62 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Editing Error Messages To edit Error messages: 1. Go 111,to 111, Map11, Menu C. Highlight Edit Error Messages, and press ENTER. The Prog. Interface Error ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-63 31-August-06 Editing Warning Messages To edit Warning messages: 1. See 111, Map 11, Menu C. Highlight Edit Warning Messages, and press ENTER. The CNC displays the Prog. In...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-64 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Editing Soft Key Inputs These are user definable soft key inputs. The soft key inputs are used in conjunction with IPI registers F1INPUT/R01 thru F9INPUT/R09...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-65 31-August-06 Languages CNC systems are capable of displaying messages and additional text in a language other than English. The required text files must be installed for the ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-66 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Direct Numeric Control The Direct Numeric Control (DNC) feature allows the operator to run a program not stored in the CNC’s memory. Programs that are larg...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-67 31-August-06 Setting the Buffer Size This parameter allows you to specify the amount of memory to be reserved for DNC in Buffered Mode. The selections are as follows: 16K ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-68 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting DNC Mode to Hold Execution of Program Until You Press Start Refer to Table 2-20. 111,See Map 11, DNC Setup, Menu E. Use the Wait for Start paramete...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-69 31-August-06 Probing Setting the Spindle Probe Type The transmission type used for the installed spindle touch probe is defined. NOTE: While the Default for some of these s...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-70 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 2. Highlight RPM for calibration and tool measurement, and press ENTER. 3. Type the spindle spin RPM for tool touch, and press ENTER. [Default: 0 (rev/min)]...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-71 31-August-06 Setting the Z Final Pick, SLOW Feedrate Sets user definable SLOW feedrate. To set the SLOW feedrate: 1. 111,See Map 11, Probing Setup, Menu J. 2. Highlight Z f...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup 2-72 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting the Diameter of Tool Probe Gauge Sets the probe calibration standard diameter. To set the XY retract amount: 1. 111,See Map 11, Probing Setup, Menu...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-73 31-August-06 Setting the Diameter of Spindle Probe Gauge Sets the exact diameter of the ring gauge used for probe calibration. To set the diameter of spindle probe gauge amo...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Operator Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 3-1 31-August-06 Section 3 - Operator Setup Refer to “Section 6 - Setup Utility 112,Maps, Map 12, Operator Setup, Menu B.” The Operator Setup allows the user to configure s...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Operator Setup 3-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Table 3-1, Control Software Parameters (Continued) Control Software Parameter Function Settings Circle adjustments Determines whether circle centers or endp...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Operator Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 3-3 31-August-06 Table 3-1, Control Software Parameters (Continued) Control Software Parameter Function Settings Disk access marker Activates/deactivates the disk access marker....

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Operator Setup 3-4 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Compensation Cutoff Angle Refer to Figure 3-1. Assume you make all programmed moves with Tool Diameter Compensation active. Figure 3-1 shows the following t...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Operator Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 3-5 31-August-06 Communications Parameters Go 113,to Map 13, Communications Setup, Menu C for the available communications parameters. See Table 3-2 for a description of each pa...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Operator Setup 3-6 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Simulated Draw Mode Setup Parameters Refer 113,to Map 13, Draw Setup, Menu G, for the available Draw Mode Parameters. The parameters affect both real time a...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Operator Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 3-7 31-August-06 Table 3-3, Draw Mode Setup Parameters (Continued) Draw Mode Parameter Function Settings Cutter compensation in Draw Activates/deactivates cutter compensation in...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Operator Setup 3-8 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Edit Mode Setup Parameters Go 113,to Map 13, Editor Setup, Menu M, for the available Edit Mode Parameters. Refer to Table 3-4 for a description of each para...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Operator Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 3-9 31-August-06 Program Directory Parameters Go 114,to Map 14, Program Setup, Menu C for the available program parameters. These parameters determine the way in which the progr...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Operator Setup 3-10 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Display Settings Go 114,to Map 14, Display Setup, Menu F for available display parameters. The listed parameters control how the CNC displays text and grap...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Configuration Utilities All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 4-1 31-August-06 Section 4 - Configuration Utilities Use Utilities to configure information saved in the Setup Utility. Refer to 115,Map 15. Save Configuration The Save...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Configuration Utilities 4-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Restore from Copy Use this feature to restore a copy of the configuration from the A drive (A:\P3MCFG.GFG) and save it as the new configuration file: ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Configuration Utilities All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 4-3 31-August-06 Print Configuration Use the Print Configuration feature to print a file to a printer. NOTE: If there is no printer connected to your parallel port, an E...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Fine-Tuning Systems with Encoders All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 5-1 31-August-06 Section 5 - Fine-Tuning Systems with Linear Encoders Machines equipped with linear encoders require changes in the Setup Utility to minimize or ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Fine-Tuning Systems with Encoders 5-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 6. If your system is oscillating (hunting) within that distance, make the following adjustments within the Setup screen: Refer to “Section ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-1 31-August-06 Section 6 - Setup Utility Maps This section contains maps referenced in “Section 1 – Section 5.” Refer to 8,“Navigating Through the Setup Utility...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps 6-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 MAP1Software Options2. Setup UtilityIn Position - Setup1. X In position ...2. Y In position ...3. Z In position ...4. U In position ...General Axis - ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-3 31-August-06 Software Options2. Setup UtilityNegative Software Limit - Setup1. X- software limit ....2. Y- software limit ....3. Z- software limit ....4. U- software ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps 6-4 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 General axis - Setup9. Encoder Phase11. Ballscrew compensationSoftware Options2. Setup UtilityNumber of Segments - Setup1. Number of segments for X ....

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-5 31-August-06 Software Options2. Setup UtilitySetup Options1. Builder SetupStartup ScreenSelect Software PackageMenu ASetup Options MenuMenu CGeneral Axis Setup MenuDisabl...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps 6-6 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Software Options2. Setup UtilityMenu BBuilder Setup MenuBuilder Setup1. General Axis9. MiscellaneousMenu CMiscellaneous Setup MenuMiscellaneous - Setu...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-7 31-August-06 MAP6U Axis - Setup 1. Type ....................... 2. Display Axis............. 3. Reset Rotary at 360... 4. Synchronize to XYZ..LinearNoNoNoMenu CU ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps 6-8 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Startup ScreenMenu BBuilder Setup MenuMAP7Active Digital Amplifiers 1. X Amp....... Disable 2. Y Amp....... Disable 3. Z Amp....... Disable 4. ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-9 31-August-06 Builder Setup2. Spindle Axis3. Basic I/O Interface4. Prog. I/O InterfaceSoftware Options2. Setup UtilitySetup Options1. Builder SetupStartup ScreenSele...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps 6-10 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Software Options2. Setup UtilityBuilder Setup3. Basic I/O InterfaceSetup Options1. Builder SetupStartup ScreenSelect Software PackageMenu ASelect Optio...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-11 31-August-06 Software Options2. Setup UtilityBuilder Setup8. Tool Management9. Miscellaneous10. HomeSetup Options1. Builder SetupStartup ScreenSelect Software Packa...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps 6-12 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Startup ScreenSelect Software Package16K32K64K128KMaxSoftware Options2. Setup UtilityLanguageEnglishSpanishFrenchGermanItalianSwedishPortugueseSetup Opti...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-13 31-August-06 MAP12Software Options2. Setup UtilityOperator Setup1. Control softwareSetup Options2. Operator SetupStartup ScreenSelect Software PackageMenu ASetup Option...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps 6-14 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Software Options2. Setup UtilityOperator Setup2. Communications3. Draw4. EditorSetup Options2. Operator SetupDraw - Setup1. Restore to previous sess...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-15 31-August-06 SolidDashedDottedOperator Setup5. Program6. Display7. PrinterSetup Options2. Operator SetupStartup ScreenSelect Software PackageMenu ASetup Options MenuM...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Setup Utility Maps 6-16 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Software Options2. Setup UtilityPrint1. Printer2. Text File (A:)3. Text File (Other..)Utilities1. Save Configuration2. Copy Configuration3. Restore...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Index All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. Index-1 31-August-06 #1120 – #1129, user definable variables, description, 2-56 #1130 – #1139, user definable variables, description, 2-56 3000M Three- and Four-Axis Standard and DLX ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Index Index-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 file loader, description, 2-15 file loader, parameters, 2-16 offset parameter, to set, 2-13 table entries, to set, 2-12 to set, 2-11 zero cross parameter, to set, 2...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Index All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. Index-3 31-August-06 D DAC output, automatic gear selection, 2-35 DAC, defined, 2-24 data bis, communication setup parameter, 3-5 default AC brushless systems ballscrew pulley ratio, 2-4 l...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Index Index-4 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 mode, m-codes, listed, 2-50 mode, no Z, activating, 2-50 rotary axis, feedrate, 2-51 Ds, derivative sampling time, 2-20 DSP integrity check, description, 2-53 DSP2...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Index All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. Index-5 31-August-06 grid Draw mode setup parameter, 3-6 size, Draw mode setup parameter, 3-6 H handwheel parameters listed, 2-42 scaling factor, 2-42 setup, 2-41 handwheel/DRO parameters ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Index Index-6 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 L language, to set, 2-65 laser file data, file format, 2-16 laser files, generate ballscrew compensation values, 2-17 LdFile, (F8), 2-15 Leadscrew. See ballscrew li...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Index All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. Index-7 31-August-06 No, tool activation option, 2-45 nominal probe stylus ball radius, to set, 2-72 diameter, to set, 2-69 O offset parameter, to set, 2-13 offset parameters, to set, 2-13...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Index Index-8 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 positioning feedrate normally, to set, 2-72 probe orientation, to set, 2-70 RPM for calibration and tool measurement, to set, 2-69 spindle probe type, to set, 2-69 ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Index All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. Index-9 31-August-06 keypad keys, 1-2 maps, 1-2 menu options, selecting, 1-3 menus, accessing, 1-4 organization, 1-2 parameters, entering, 1-3 parameters, setting, 1-4 password, 1-3 protec...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000499F - Index Index-10 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 unipolar, spindle output, 2-25 units of measurement, description, 1-5 updating, software version, 2-65 user definable variable description, 2-56 V variable input, ...

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