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by cnckeith
Sun Feb 25, 2018 3:57 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: How to use 6 limit switches to limit 3 axis at both extremes
Replies: 7
Views: 96

Re: How to use 6 limit switches to limit 3 axis at both extremes

wire all the home side swtiches into one input, use the wizard to call that input "homeall" wire the other three switches in series with the Estop with a momentary override (so you can back off if you hit it) and you will have 6 switches and only use one input and have auto homing. have your cake an...
by cnckeith
Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:48 am
Forum: Centroid Community CNC Support Forum
Topic: M0_jogging
Replies: 6
Views: 131

Re: M0_jogging

m0 jogging is included with Acorn CNC12 at no charge. try it.
write yourself a simple test G code program using notepad and run it.
by cnckeith
Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:47 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Virtual control panel not showing up
Replies: 10
Views: 175

Re: Virtual control panel not showing up

I saw this when windows was set to "tablet mode"
make sure to not have that activated.
and be sure to follow the windows 10 setup video for all of the rest of windows 10 tweaks!
by cnckeith
Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:12 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Acorn ad on Home Shop Machinist still shows $265.00
Replies: 4
Views: 121

Re: Acorn ad on Home Shop Machinist still shows $265.00

thanks. i just asked HSM to pull that banner ad.
and what is the date on the DM issue?
by cnckeith
Sat Feb 17, 2018 2:15 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: need some help with VFD and homing issue
Replies: 9
Views: 156

Re: need some help with VFD and homing issue

Scott has written up a fresh autohome program that is pretty slick to Auto Square a gantry. I'll ask him to post it here for you to try out.
by cnckeith
Thu Feb 15, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Centroid Community CNC Support Forum
Topic: Touch screen control panel for OAK board? When?
Replies: 6
Views: 194

Re: Touch screen control panel for OAK board? When?

CNC12 runs on Windows 10 only. thanks K
by cnckeith
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Centroid Community CNC Support Forum
Topic: Durapulse VFD and ATC
Replies: 2
Views: 93

Re: Durapulse VFD and ATC

hello. atc spindle tool change orientation is typically done with an add on board to the inverter that connects to the spindle encoder
by cnckeith
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: BBG has died (RESOLVED)
Replies: 10
Views: 234

Re: BBG has died

So far the few units returned have fallen into two categories. either users applying power where they shouldn't or BBG was bricked and just needed debricking.
by cnckeith
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: Centroid Community CNC Support Forum
Topic: Touch screen control panel for OAK board? When?
Replies: 6
Views: 194

Re: Touch screen control panel for OAK board? When?

VCP will be release with CNC12 for Oak and Allin1DC..
Time estimate...August 2018.
by cnckeith
Sat Feb 10, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: BBG has died (RESOLVED)
Replies: 10
Views: 234

Re: BBG has died

Acorn Warranty 1.) Purchase a replacement Acorn kit online. It will ship the next day. 2.) Forward the PayPal receipt email ro support@centroidcnc.com with the faulty acorn kit serial number , support will issue an RMA # for the return of the faulty unit. 3.) Ship back faulty the Acorn, support will...