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by cmkanefab
Sat Feb 04, 2023 10:00 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: for sale 2012 Optimum l28 lathe retro takeoffs
Replies: 0
Views: 66

for sale 2012 Optimum l28 lathe retro takeoffs

Original factory working parts removed for upgrade to closed loop controls- 1>1.5kw brushless spindle drive, siemens 802s controller/hmi, 2 axis stepper motor controller, and also 2 Advanced motion controls dx1508 digiflex universal servo drives, make offer if interested. Machines.. Also have a Mori...
by cmkanefab
Sat Jan 14, 2023 9:02 am
Forum: Public Beta CNC Software Testing, Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Unified Centroid CNC12 v4.99 rev3 BETA for Acorn, AcornSix, Oak, Allin1DC, and MPU11
Replies: 28
Views: 1780

Re: Unified Centroid CNC12 v4.99 rev3 BETA for Acorn, AcornSix, Oak, Allin1DC, and MPU11

thanks for the quick reply
i understood all but how-to access the z input on the spindle encoder for the c home input .
by cmkanefab
Thu Jan 12, 2023 7:22 am
Forum: Public Beta CNC Software Testing, Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Unified Centroid CNC12 v4.99 rev3 BETA for Acorn, AcornSix, Oak, Allin1DC, and MPU11
Replies: 28
Views: 1780

Re: Unified Centroid CNC12 v4.99 rev3 BETA for Acorn, AcornSix, Oak, Allin1DC, and MPU11

wanted to provide some feedback first issues on a 4 axis lathe 1 Had to find the functions for the 2 out grey tool change inputs for wizard and unhide them. 2 this may be a feature request. Can home all eliminate c axis and use the z index from spin encoder for c home? using switches on one input fo...
by cmkanefab
Tue Nov 01, 2022 6:13 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: 2 output Grey code simultaneous output problem
Replies: 5
Views: 288

Re: 2 output Grey code simultaneous output problem

Occums razor i forgot how much logic can be orchestrated by relays.
by cmkanefab
Tue Nov 01, 2022 6:11 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: 2 output Grey code simultaneous output problem
Replies: 5
Views: 288

Re: 2 output Grey code simultaneous output problem

Thanks again for your help cncsnw i have 24v dpdt relays actuating contactors so i just wired 24p through rev relay N.C. circuit and BAM!!!! worked like a charm!!!!
by cmkanefab
Tue Nov 01, 2022 5:33 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: 2 output Grey code simultaneous output problem
Replies: 5
Views: 288

Re: 2 output Grey code simultaneous output problem

i just read my own reply i guess i could kill (out1) with (out 2) nc-contact circuit ....thanks for your help i believe that will work with the siemens contactors installed. Im going to try. will report not sure if this is a work around but I see it will work. thanks again and may the LORD bless the...
by cmkanefab
Tue Nov 01, 2022 5:25 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: 2 output Grey code simultaneous output problem
Replies: 5
Views: 288

Re: 2 output Grey code simultaneous output problem

i am not following reply, currently even if contactors were wired exclusive plc logic starts with out 5 then turns on out 6 while out 5 is still active how would contactors differentiate. any way I have a hardware setup that is working.... the turret spins forward but doesnt stop and reverse when ou...
by cmkanefab
Mon Oct 31, 2022 6:22 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: 2 output Grey code simultaneous output problem
Replies: 5
Views: 288

2 output Grey code simultaneous output problem

I have an issue with the atc 2 out grey code in that it is not turning off the fwd out before rev out.... I have a 4 pos lathe turret that has a 220v 3 wire motor fwd-com- rev using two relay to actuate. the outputs should never be on at same time. any help would make my day. this is the last hurdle...