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by cnckeith
Sat Nov 28, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: *** Acorn CNC12 v4.59 Public BETA rev6 is now available for testing ***
Replies: 48
Views: 1059

Re: *** Acorn CNC12 v4.59 Public BETA rev6 is now available for testing ***

I've got a couple of DYN2s on my Bridgeport conversion and have seen a couple of occasions where one of them has lost its settings and reverted to RS232 mode with no obvious explanation. As you say, it's a bit troubling but hopefully it won't happen in the middle of a job. It does mean however that...
by cnckeith
Sat Nov 28, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: *** Acorn CNC12 v4.59 Public BETA rev6 is now available for testing ***
Replies: 48
Views: 1059

Re: *** Acorn CNC12 v4.59 Public BETA rev6 is now available for testing ***

I did a clean install on my gang lathe with DMM DYN2 drives. I tested the new ColletOpenClose output and VCP button and it works well in my setup. Very cool! I also have the issue that if I select a tool approach of "rear" in the tool offsets and save the setting is not remembered and rev...
by cnckeith
Fri Nov 27, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: *** Acorn CNC12 v4.59 Public BETA rev6 is now available for testing ***
Replies: 48
Views: 1059

Re: *** Acorn CNC12 v4.59 Public BETA rev6 is now available for testing ***

No, the Wizard was not running. Below are the steps I took to try to eliminate the error. Rebooted computer and acorn after each attempt Close Wizard and CNC12 - [received backup error] Start computer with Acorn powered, allow DOS Shell and CNC12 Mill to start, then exit [received backup error] Sta...
by cnckeith
Fri Nov 27, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: Trying to run file??
Replies: 4
Views: 62

Re: Trying to run file??

what is the exact error message on the screen? post a photo
by cnckeith
Fri Nov 27, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: Centroid Oak, Allin1DC, MPU11 and Legacy products
Topic: Atrump E216 DXF Import?
Replies: 3
Views: 42

Re: Atrump E216 DXF Import?

related, DXF import has been shelved in v4.16 but will return hopefully in v4.18
by cnckeith
Thu Nov 26, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: *** Acorn CNC12 v4.59 Public BETA rev6 is now available for testing ***
Replies: 48
Views: 1059

Re: *** Acorn CNC12 v4.59 Public BETA rev6 is now available for testing ***

kentonsj wrote: Wed Nov 25, 2020 1:15 pm Does the rev 3 board support laser PWM on pin 14?
yes
by cnckeith
Thu Nov 26, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: spindle reverse button issues
Replies: 7
Views: 96

Re: spindle reverse button issues

I just updated my lathe to the newest cnc12. didnt go very smoothly but i was able to get everything to work. only issue im having is on the vcp the spindle reverse button acts like a momentary switch. my mill and the lathe before updating if you hit the reverse direction button it would run that w...
by cnckeith
Thu Nov 26, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Centroid Acorn CNC Controller
Topic: spindle reverse button issues
Replies: 7
Views: 96

Re: spindle reverse button issues

i've restored your report to my lathe, and the VCP spindle buttons work as they should.

marc, the Alt-j keyboard jog spindle control works as intended in conjunction with the VCP in my testing with the report provided.