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    Table of ContentsOverview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1Parts Required . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1Installation . . . . ...

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    19 Oct 2000Overview: 3SIEMENS CONTROLTouch ProbeFadalTOUCH PROBEOverviewA touch trigger probe, or touch probe, is used to set tool dimensions, such as length,radius, and insert lengths, automatically. When the touch probe is ordered as an optionwith a machine, it comes from the factory mounted o...

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    4Installation: Set up touch probe19 Oct 2000SIEMENS CONTROLTouch ProbeFadalInstallationSet up touch probe1. Mount the touch probe onto the front left cornerof the table (See Figure 1).2. Route signal cable from the probe to the CCU(compact control unit) electronics cabinet at thebackside of the m...

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    19 Oct 2000Installation: Verify machine data5SIEMENS CONTROLTouch ProbeFadal3. Press the Machine data soft key.4. Press the Display data soft key. On the MMC103, press the Display MD soft key.5. Using the arrow hard keys to navigate, find each machine data line, listed in Table1, on the display s...

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    6Installation: Verify channel data19 Oct 2000SIEMENS CONTROLTouch ProbeFadalVerify channel data1. Press the Channel data soft key. On the MMC103, press the Channel MD soft key.2. Using the arrow keys to navigate, locate the following channel machine data lines: • 28000 MM_REORG_LOG_FILE_MEM = ...

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    19 Oct 2000Installation: Load new measuring cycles7SIEMENS CONTROLTouch ProbeFadalMMC1031. Press the System hard key. 2. Press the Services soft key.3. Press the Data in soft key.4. Press the Disk... soft key. Insert the utilities diskette in the floppy disk drivewhen prompted to do so, then pre...

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    8Installation: Load new measuring cycles19 Oct 2000SIEMENS CONTROLTouch ProbeFadalSet up communications parameters1. Press the Shift + SYSTEM /ALARM hard keys.2. Press the CNC ISO soft key, then the CNC ISO soft key.3. Verify the user access level:4. Press the Shift + SYSTEM/ALARM hard keys.5. Pr...

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    19 Oct 2000Installation: Load new measuring cycles9SIEMENS CONTROLTouch ProbeFadalThe parameters for communications should be as follows:Interface: COM1Protocol: RTS/CTSBaud Rate: 2400 (see note below)Stop Bits: 1Parity: noneData bits: 8Xon: 11Xoff: 13End of Trans: 03NOTE: On external computers l...

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    10Installation: Load new measuring cycles19 Oct 2000SIEMENS CONTROLTouch ProbeFadal4. Set XON/XOFF parameter to “OFF.” Use the arrow keys to navigate to theXON/XOFF SET line. Use the arrow keys to select ON of OFF setting in the boxthat displays (See “c” in Figure 3).5. Set ETX to “ON....

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    19 Oct 2000Probe Setup: Calibrate probe11SIEMENS CONTROLTouch ProbeFadal9. Repeat steps 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 for the remaining measuring cycles listed below.CYCLE107_SPFCYCLE971_SPFE_MS_PIN_SPFCYCLE108_SPFCYCLE976_SPFE_MT_CAL_SPFCYCLE109_SPFCYCLE977_SPFE_MT_LEN_SPFCYCLE111_SPFCYCLE978_SPFE_MT_RAD_SP...

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    12Probe Setup: Setup tools in Tool List19 Oct 2000SIEMENS CONTROLTouch ProbeFadal8. Press the CYCLE START (green) hard key. Calibration is executedautomatically at the measuring feedrate. The current distance measurements betweenthe machine zero and touch probe are calculated and stored in an in...

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    19 Oct 2000Appendix: 13SIEMENS CONTROLTouch ProbeFadalAppendixWiring Diagram - TS27 ProbeAB

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