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by diycncscott
Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:18 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Acorn will not load pro license
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Re: Acorn will not load pro license

Unlocks were sent yesterday 8 jan 2018 12pm EST.

Check your pm and/or check you spam
by diycncscott
Tue Jan 09, 2018 5:23 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: voltage on out puts for spindle fwd rev
Replies: 4
Views: 88

Re: voltage on out puts for spindle fwd rev

All digital outputs pull to COM on the Acorn board when turned on. Relay outputs switch whatever voltage is supplied to the com of the relay.
by diycncscott
Mon Jan 08, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Output Control Both Auto and Manual < Acorn tech support review >
Replies: 16
Views: 324

Re: Output Control Both Auto and Manual

My bad. I left the "feedhold while waiting for auto coolant mode" logic in. Works now.
by diycncscott
Mon Jan 08, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Output Control Both Auto and Manual < Acorn tech support review >
Replies: 16
Views: 324

Re: Output Control Both Auto and Manual

M0 requires a cycle start. M1 is optional

Can you post g code?
by diycncscott
Mon Jan 08, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Acorn & PC Division of Tasks
Replies: 24
Views: 330

Re: Acorn & PC Division of Tasks

The control will attempt to reconnect, if it can not the software will issue a fault message and the hardware will place itself in a e stop condition Having the Acorn require the PC to run a job once started, appears to me to be a design weakness. While the Acorn could keep running after it is disco...
by diycncscott
Mon Jan 08, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Acorn will not load pro license
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Re: Acorn will not load pro license

A new license has been emailed to gppat_____@i____e.__.net

There was a typo when the original was generated.

I apologize for the inconvenience.
by diycncscott
Mon Jan 08, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Acorn & PC Division of Tasks
Replies: 24
Views: 330

Re: Acorn & PC Division of Tasks

The Acorn does do real-time accel/deccel but it does it on pre-processed vectors coming from the PC. The Acorn does not process G code.
by diycncscott
Mon Jan 08, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Acorn firmware upgrade process?
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Re: Acorn firmware upgrade process?

The Acorn firmware is updated once, automatically, anytime a new Acorn software version is started. You don't need to do anything except start the software.
by diycncscott
Mon Jan 08, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Output Control Both Auto and Manual < Acorn tech support review >
Replies: 16
Views: 324

Re: Output Control Both Auto and Manual

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by diycncscott
Mon Jan 08, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: G0752 & Delta VFD-E
Replies: 3
Views: 85

Re: G0752 & Delta VFD-E

Can you please post a report from your system?

Pretty much the only parms you need to change in the Delta are your motor specs, accel/deccel times, control type(remote 0-10), and max frequency.