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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - 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 70000509D - Contents All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. v 31-August-06 Section 1 - Setup Utility Concepts Introduction ..............................................

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Contents vi All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Automatic File Loader................................................................................................................. 2-14 Laser File Data File Format....

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Contents All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. vii 31-August-06 Automatic Tool Change Operation ............................................................

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Contents viii All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Probing........................................................................................................................................... 2-73 Setting the Sp...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Contents All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. ix 31-August-06 Map 14 ......................................................................................

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Concepts All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 1-1 31-August-06 Section 1 - Setup Utility Concepts Introduction The Setup Utility is used to configure the CNC and optimize the system. The machine builder performs most...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Concepts 1-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Software Version Information To facilitate verification of software version information, a text file is added to all CNC machine and offline software ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Concepts All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 1-3 31-August-06 Keypad Keys In this manual, the names ARROWS, CLEAR, SHIFT, and SPACE are used for the corresponding keypad keys. See Table 1-2 for their identifying k...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Concepts 1-4 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Console Switches/Manual Panel Keys Console switches and Manual Panel Keys are referred to as shown in Table 1-3. Table 1-3, Console Switches/ Manua...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Concepts All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 1-5 31-August-06 Table 1-3, Console Switches/ Manual Panel Keys (Continued) Name Switch/Key Spindle Reverse Key Spindle Forward Key Spindle Off Key ENTER Key Press...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Concepts 1-6 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Changing Protected Parameters To change protected parameters, enter a password when the CNC displays the password prompt. NOTE: You are only require...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Concepts All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 1-7 31-August-06 Using Valid Parameter Ranges All parameters entered in an entry field must be within the valid range for the parameter. If the value entered is not withi...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Concepts 1-8 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Units of Measurement The Units of Measurement parameter specifies the units used to enter dimensional data. If you are using mixed data, input data in ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-1 31-August-06 Section 2 - Builder Setup General Axis refers to the X, Y, and Z-axes. Enter the basic operating specifications for these axes into the CNC via the Builder Setup ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting the Display Resolution Display Resolution allows you to set the resolution of the axis display (Display Res). The display resolution must be equal to o...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-3 31-August-06 To set the linear encoder resolution: 1. 111,See 111, Map 1, Menu G. 2. Highlight Linear Enc Res 3. Press the appropriate axis key (i.e., X, Y, Z, U, or W). A p...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-4 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting the Ratio Between the Ballscrew Pulley and the Motor/Encoder Pulley The Ratio is the difference in the size of the pulleys, which represent the number o...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-5 31-August-06 Setting the Starting Mark NOTE: This parameter applies only to EverTrack encoders. Do not use if the axis is using a rotary encoder for feedback. The Starting Ma...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-6 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting In-Position Check NOTE: Rapid moves always execute in In-Position Mode. When the CNC has positioned the tool within the in-position tolerance of the targe...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-7 31-August-06 3. Highlight Continuous path, and press ENTER. This selection activates/deactivates the option. 4. Press ENTER to toggle the selection On/Off to activate/deactivate...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - 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 to use software limits. You can set positive and negative software limits to...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-9 31-August-06 Enabling Software Limits To enable Software Limits: 1. 112,In Map 2, Menu G, highlight Software limits. 2. Press ENTER to toggle the Software Limits On. The CNC...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-10 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 5400M/MK5500M Refer to Table 2-3 for additional vector limits inputs in 5000M 4-Axes and 5000M 5-Axes. Table 2-3, Vector Limit Inputs for 5000M 4-Axes and 5000...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-11 31-August-06 Setting Encoder Phase to Correct Axis Direction Displayed Moving an axis in a positive direction should result in a positive count on the axis display. Likewise, ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-12 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Ballscrew Compensation NOTE: 1. Use ballscrew compensation with the Automatic File Loader. 2. Perform a Machine Home sequence before you enable ball...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-13 31-August-06 Setting Table Entries NOTE: Refer 29,to “Automatic File Loader” for details on how to enter values from a file. Determine the amount of compensation require...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-14 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Zero Cross To set the Ballscrew Zero Cross parameter: 1. 113,See Map 3, Menu H. Highlight the menu selection corresponding to the axis being set, and press ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-15 31-August-06 The CNC displays the Ballscrew compensation file loader menu. 32,See Figure 2-1. 32, Refer to Table 2-4, 32, Ballscrew File Loader 32, 32,Parameters 32, for a d...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-16 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 OverwriteAddAverageBallscrew compensation file loader1. Starting segment..2. Ending segment...3. Axis......................4. Action...................5. Fi...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-17 31-August-06 Table 2-4, Ballscrew File Loader Parameters Parameter Description Starting segment Determines which segment will be the first for data transfer. If a value greate...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-18 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 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 posi...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-19 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 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-20 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Axis Clamping The control can clamp machine axes that are not in motion during machining. Switch the Clamping Allowed option to enable (Yes) or disable (No) the...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-21 31-August-06 Setting Axis Ports This parameter allows you to assign an axis port on the OEM CNC chassis to a specific axis on the machine. Refer 114,to Map 4, Menu D. Refer ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-22 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Refer to Table 2-8 for axis port assignments on 5000M Five Axes. Table 2-8, Axis Ports for 5000M Five Axes Port Axis 0 X 1 Y 2 Z 3 U 4 S 5 W Refer 115,to Map 5...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-23 31-August-06 Refer 39,to Table 2-9, System 39,Output Values and D 39,efinitions 39, for an explanation of parameters. To change the Feed Filter parameters: 1. 116,See Map ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-24 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 To change the Rigid Tapping Filters parameters for the Z-axis: 1. 116,See Map 6, Rigid Tapping Filters, Menu H. 2. Highlight the PID parameter being set (Kp, ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-25 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 shut...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-26 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 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 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-27 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 dire...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-28 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Spindle DC Output NOTE: Set the spindle drive to accept DC voltage. Spindle output refers to the type of DC drive output provided by the control, as r...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-29 31-August-06 When you set multiple gear ranges, the CNC assumes DC spindle operation. You can program up to four separate gear ranges (M41, M42, M43, and M44). Each gear rang...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-30 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Invert DAC in M40–M44 Gear Range The Digital Analog Converter (DAC) establishes the direction of the spindle. A positive voltage is spindle forward. To rev...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-31 31-August-06 Setting Spindle RPM Display NOTE: This parameter affects only the displayed RPM value. It does not affect RPM or voltage output to the spindle. Spindle RPM Disp...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-32 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Checking RPM to be Within Gear Range Checking RPM to be Within Gear Range prevents you from designating an RPM outside the active gear range. If you specify Y...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-33 31-August-06 Spindle at Speed Percent This parameter is used to set the IPI register M29-ATSPD. M29-ATSPD is to TRUE when RPM Feedback is at the percentage specified by the ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-34 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Finish Pulse Timeout NOTE: Press E-STOP and SERVO RESET to regain control of a CNC holding for a finish pulse. When an output port configured for a fin...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-35 31-August-06 Setting Up DSP2 Node To set up the DSP2 Node: 1. 120,See Map 10, Menu H. Highlight DSP2 Node, and press ENTER. The CNC displays Menu I. NOTE: The DSP2 Node has...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-36 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Assigning Input Functions to an Input NOTE: All CAN Nodes (0 through 5) operate identically. To assign input functions to a CAN Node’s input ports, 121,see...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-37 31-August-06 CNC Input Functions Each input function causes a specific action by the CNC. Refer to 121,Map 11, Menu F. Refer to Table 2-13 for a list of the available inp...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-38 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Table 2-13, CNC Input Functions (Continued) Input Function Definition Spindle CW (M3) When activated, CNC initiates an M3 output. Duplicates spindle CW functio...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-39 31-August-06 Output Function Setup The CAN I/O board generates outputs to activate or deactivate various machine devices as commanded by the CNC. The CNC supports M-function...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-40 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 24VDC Power Supply+24VDC24VDCCommonInactive Port(Default Setup)Machine RelayMachineCircuit(Open)Port At HighImpedanceState Figure 2-2, Typical Inactive Port (De...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-41 31-August-06 Assigning M-Functions to Outputs NOTE: CAN Node 0 and CAN Nodes 1 through 5 operate identically. To assign M-functions to a CAN Node’s output ports, 121,see ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-42 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Delay (msec) - Holds program run for the specified period of time after completion of the M-function. Type the number of milliseconds. Any value from 0 to 32,...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-43 31-August-06 Programmable I/O Interface Setup The CNC has an integrated programmable I/O interface tool known as Integral Programmable Intelligence or IPI. For information on ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-44 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Handwheel Parameters Refer to Table 2-15 for information on the parameters used to only when the counter port is configured for handwheel use. 114,See Map 11...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-45 31-August-06 Table 2-16, Handwheel Resolution Parameters Setting Description MP Switch This setting is available for Handwheel #1. The resolution is determined by the setting ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-46 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 DRO Parameters Refer to Table 2-18 for information on the settings used only when the counter port is configured for DRO use. 115,See Map 5, Menu H. Table ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-47 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 to con...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-48 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Activation Options The following Tool Setup parameters require you to specify a type of activation: Activate tool length offset [Default: On Tn] Output Sig...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-49 31-August-06 Automatic Tool Change Operation Refer 122,to Map 12, Menu C. Program specialized Macro program modules to facilitate the use of any tool changer. Select and ed...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-50 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Table 2-21, Automatic Tool Changer Settings (Continued) Automatic Tool Change Parameters Required Setting Description Tool changer installed None – or – Fix...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-51 31-August-06 Enabling M19 Commands Format: M19 Enable/disable the M19 command during tool changer operations through the Tool changer installed parameter in the Tool Manag...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-52 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 The first three digits specify the tool "pot" or carousel position of the tool to be used (130). The second three digits specify the tool offset being...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-53 31-August-06 desired G-code number (n). For example, the O40000 program command would create a G8000 Code; O40002 would create G8002, etc. Miscellaneous Setup Parameters The M...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-54 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Linear Axis Dry Run Feedrate When a program is run in Dry Run Mode, the machine’s linear axes (X, Y, and optionally Z) move through the program without cutti...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-55 31-August-06 Linear Axis Jog Feedrate and Rapidrate Set up the feedrate and rapidrate for linear axes at which the machine travels in Jog Mode. This defines the machine’s ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-56 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Rotary Axis Dry Run Feedrate Rotary axis dry run feedrate specifies the feedrate, in degrees per minute, at which rotary axes will travel during Dry Run Mode....

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-57 31-August-06 Automatic Feedrate Override On Arcs When this feature is activated, the CNC modifies the feedrate of arc moves in Cutter Compensation Mode. It ensures that the ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-58 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Check DSP2 Integrity Check DSP2 Integrity enables (Yes) or disables (No) an integrity check of the DSP Motion Control Board and of all commands sent to it from...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-59 31-August-06 Enable Velocity Look Ahead Velocity Look Ahead parameter is an optimization feature of the DSP motion control firmware. In most cases it should be left set to Ye...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-60 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 CNC Startup Mode Set the acceleration ramp time for feed rate. [Default: Sfwr Options] To set the CNC startup mode: 1. 117,See Map 7, Miscellaneous Setup...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-61 31-August-06 Tool Changer Macro Example Refer Table 2-24. This macro will stop the spindle and send all axes to a safe absolute position. It is a generalized version of an ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-62 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Machine Home Most machines have an absolute reference, called Machine Home, defined by hardware. The CNC uses the zero marker pulse of the encoder and the home ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-63 31-August-06 Setting Home Sequence [Default homing order: Third, Second, or First corresponding to axes X, Y, and Z)] To set the order in which axes are homed: 1. 122,See ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-64 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setting Datum Search Speed [Default speed for X, Y, and Z-axes: 40 in/min] To set the speed at which the machine travels during Homing: 1. 122,See Map 12, Me...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-65 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 displ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-66 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Editing Error Messages To edit Error messages: 1. Go 123,to 123, Map13, Menu C. Highlight Edit Error Messages, and press ENTER. The Prog. Interface Error M...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-67 31-August-06 Editing Warning Messages To edit Warning messages: 1. See 123, Map 13, Menu C. Highlight Edit Warning Messages, and press ENTER. The CNC displays the Prog. I...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-68 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 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-69 31-August-06 Languages You can order a system that displays messages and other text in languages other than English. [Default: English] If you attempt to set up the option f...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-70 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Selecting a DNC Execution Mode 123,See Map 13, Menu F, DNC Setup Menu. The Execution Mode parameter tells the CNC to run the transmitted data in Drip Feed or...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-71 31-August-06 Using a DNC Macro To use a specified DNC Macro at the end of each block: 1. Refer 123,to 123, 123,Map 13, Menu F. Highlight Use DNC Macro at end of block. P...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-72 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Security The Security screen allows you to change passwords. For default passwords, refer 12,to Table 1-4, Default M 12,achine Passwords. 12, CAUTION: ANILAM ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-73 31-August-06 Probing NOTE: While the Default for some of these settings may be zero, they must be changed to a valid number and in most cases, zero is not a valid number. Se...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-74 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 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-75 31-August-06 Setting the Z Final Pick, SLOW Feedrate Sets user definable SLOW feedrate. To set the SLOW feedrate: 1. 123,See Map 13, Probing Setup, Menu I. 2. Highlight Z ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup 2-76 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. 123,See Map 13, Probing Setup, Menu ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Builder Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 2-77 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 am...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Operator Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 3-1 31-August-06 Section 3 - Operator Setup The Operator Setup Utility (Refer 124,to Map 14, Menu B) configures settings for the following: Control Software 97,Communications...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - 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 Default axis values Switches Absolute/ Incremental default mod...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - 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 Load user macro file Specifies whether to load user macro at sy...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Operator Setup 3-4 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Diagram B shows the tool path that results when a Compensation Cutoff angle is used. The CNC introduces an arc move, equal to the radius of the cutter, between...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Operator Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 3-5 31-August-06 Communication Setup Parameters Refer 125,to Map 15, Menu C. Table 3-2 contains a description of each communications parameter and its settings. Table 3-2, Commu...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Operator Setup 3-6 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Draw Mode Setup Parameters Refer 125,to Map 15, Menu G for the available Draw Mode Parameters. The parameters affect both Real-Time and Simulated Draw Modes. ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Operator Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 3-7 31-August-06 Table 3-3, Draw Mode Setup Parameters (Continued) Parameter Function Settings Cutter compensation in Draw Activates/deactivates cutter compensation in Draw Mode...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Operator Setup 3-8 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Editor Mode Setup Parameters Refer 125,to Map 15, Menu L for the available Editor Mode Parameters. Table 3-4 contains a description of each parameter and its s...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Operator Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 3-9 31-August-06 Table 3-4, Editor Parameters (Continued) Parameter Function Settings Create backup program A backup program is created when an edit is made. Each time the pro...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Operator Setup 3-10 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Program Directory Parameters Refer 126,to Map 16, Menu C for the available Program Parameters. These parameters specify the following: The way program infor...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Operator Setup All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 3-11 31-August-06 Display Settings Refer 126,to Map 16, Menu F for the available Display parameters. The listed parameters control how text and graphics are displayed on the scre...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Operator Setup 3-12 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Table 3-6, Printer Parameters and Selections (Continued) Printer Parameter Function Settings Characters per inch Sets the number of characters to be printed pe...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Configuration Utilities All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 4-1 31-August-06 Section 4 - Configuration Utilities Use the Utilities to manage the configuration file saved in the Setup Utility. CAUTION: Always maintain an updated ha...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - 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:\P5MCFG.GFG) and save it as the new configuration file. ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Configuration Utilities All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 4-3 31-August-06 Print Configuration Use this feature to print the configuration file to a printer. NOTE: If a printer is not connected to your parallel port, an Error m...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Fine-Tuning Systems with Linear Encoders All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 5-1 31-August-06 Section 5 - Fine-Tuning Systems with Linear Encoders On systems equipped with linear encoders, make the following Setup Utility changes ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Fine-Tuning Systems with Linear Encoders 5-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 7. If your system is oscillating (hunting) within that distance, make the following adjustments within the Setup screen: A. Check th...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - 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 Sectio...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps 6-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Builder Setup1. General AxisSetup Options 1. Builder Setup2. Operator Setup3. Utilities4. Units in InchMAP1Software Options2. Setup UtilityGeneral axis - S...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-3 31-August-06 Menu KEncoder Phase Setup MenuMAP2Menu INegative Software Limit Setup Menu 0.0...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps 6-4 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Startup ScreenMAP3Menu CGeneral Axis Setup MenuGeneral axis - Setup11. Ballscrew compensation12. Jog PositionNoMenu ISegment Length Setup MenuMenu ENumber ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-5 31-August-06 Setup Options1. Builder SetupMenu EOptions Setup MenuStartup ScreenMenu BBuild...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps 6-6 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Setup Options1. Builder SetupNoneUVWABCStartup ScreenMenu BBuilder Setup MenuMAP5Menu HHandwheel/DRO #3 Setup MenuGeneral axis - Setup14. Axis PortsMenu ASet...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-7 31-August-06 Miscellaneous - Setup 1. Manual port .........................................

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps 6-8 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 MAP7Software Options 2. Setup UtilityBuilder Setup 8. MiscellaneousSetup Options1. Builder SetupMenu ASetup Options MenuMenu BBuilder Setup MenuStartup Scr...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-9 31-August-06 Map 8

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps 6-10 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 MAP9U Axis Setup 1. Type ....................... 2. Display..................... 3. Reset rotary at 360... 4. Synchronize to XYZ..NoneYesYesNoMenu C...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-11 31-August-06 Select Options1. New Program2. Select Program3. Edit4. Load5. UtilitiesM...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps 6-12 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Menu GOutput Attributes Setup MenuMenu DI/O Nodes Setup MenuMenu FCAN Input # Functions (Node #) Setup MenuMAP11Menu HOptions Setup MenuCAN Input # Function...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-13 31-August-06 Startup ScreenMenu FHome Sequence Setup MenuHome Sequence - Setup1. Home sequ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps 6-14 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 16K32K64K128KMaxStartup ScreenMenu CBuilder Text Setup MenuBuilder Setup10. Builder Text11. Language12. Software Update13. DNC Setup14. Security15. Pr...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-15 31-August-06 Menu BOperator Setup MenuMAP14Menu CControl Software Setup MenuNormalXYInchAb...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps 6-16 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Menu EOptions Setup MenuMenu DOptions Setup MenuSoftware Options2. Setup UtilityOperator Setup2. Communications3. Draw4. EditorSetup Options2. Operator S...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 6-17 31-August-06 Menu DOptions SetupMenuDisplay - Setup----- General ----1. 3-D Setting .......

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Setup Utility Maps 6-18 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 Software Options2. Setup Utility1. Printer2. Text File (A:)3. Text File (Other...)Utilities1. Save Configuration2. Copy Configuration3. Restore Fro...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Index All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice Index-1 31-August-06 #1120 – #1129, user definable variables, description, 2-60 #1130 – #1139, user definable variables, description, 2-60 5000M CNC Motion Setup/Testing Utility, P/N 70...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Index Index-2 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 axis, setup 5000M five axes, 2-27 5000M four axes, 2-27 B backlash compensation, setting, 2-11 backup, restore from, 4-2 balance adjustment (mV), digital amplifier,...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Index All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice Index-3 31-August-06 spindle orientation angle, 2-49 tab width, 3-8 tool type, 3-6 tool-table file, 2-50 tool-table file, to enter, 2-47 units, 3-1 degrees, 1-8 degrees per minute, 1-8 dele...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Index Index-4 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 EverTrack encoder home type, setup, 2-63 setup, 2-1 starting mark, to set, 2-5 Exit (F10), 1-5 external accuracy, 3-2 feed hold, 2-37 finish pulse, 2-34, 2-37 hold,...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Index All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice Index-5 31-August-06 type, setup, 2-63 home switches restrictions, listed, 2-10 wired to vector limit port, 2-10, 2-63 homing direction, with positive/negative index and vector limit, 2-63 ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Index Index-6 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 spindle pulley, ratio, 2-30 M41, 2-29 M42, 2-29 M43, 2-29 M44, 2-29 M9246, 2-20 machine home, description, 2-62 Macro called for Mcode #1 – #10, setup parameters,...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Index All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice Index-7 31-August-06 optional, program stop, 2-38 orient spindle, 2-49 oscillation, 5-2 output bit attributes, description, 2-41 function setup, description, 2-39 signal, 2-48, 2-49 output ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Index Index-8 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 rapid acceleration/deceleration, 2-57 filter parameters, to change, 2-23 moves, are free, to set, 2-57 rapid filter parameters menu, setting, 2-22 rapidrate rotary ...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Index All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice Index-9 31-August-06 check during gear change, 2-31 CW (M3), 2-38 DC output, setting, 2-28 default, orientation angle, 2-49 diameter, of spindle probe gauge, to set, 2-77 encoder lines, set...

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    CNC Setup Utility Manual P/N 70000509D - Index Index-10 All rights reserved. Subject to change without notice. 31-August-06 wait for start, to set, 2-71 warning messages, editing, 2-67 warranty, iii W-axis 5th-axis, 1-1 invert DAC output, 2-27 setup, 2-27 window, builder text edit error...

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    P/N 70000509D 31-August-06 www.anilam.com U.S.A. ANILAM One Precision Way Jamestown, NY 14701 (716) 661-1899 (716) 661-1884 anilaminc@anilam.com ANILAM, CA 16312 Garfield Ave., Unit B Paramount, CA 90723 (562) 408-3334 (562) 634-5459 anilamla@anilam.com Dial “011” before each...

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