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Wiring your VFD not purchased from MachMotion

If you purchased a VFD from MachMotion, all labeling is done and you will not need this informati...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Updating Yaskawa Parameters

To update drive parameters on a Yaskawa drive, follow these instructions.   From the display p...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Mitsubishi Drive Programming

Press Mode until it displays: P  00 (or some P range between 00-19) Press up/down arrow keys u...

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SheetCAM Post Processor

Description of the problem: What are the correct post files for use with SheetCAM?   ...

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Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Interpreter 1000 Random Movement While Loading File

Description of the problem: Random movements while programs are loading.   Solution: If ...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Interpreter 1000 Encoder Noise Issues

Description of the problem: Unacceptable noise levels in the encoder signals coming into the I...

Revision #3
Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

HiCON Motor Drive Graph Blank

Description of the problem: The Motor/Drive Response graph is blank when motion is commanded...

Revision #5
Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Bookstack Czar

Apollo Board Power Issues

24V Dropping Out (power light flashing/dim) Typically related to a "short" in limit switch....so...

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Created 2 years ago by MachMotion
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Setting VFD Acceleration

Description of the problem: I'm trying to set up acceleration on my Mitsubishi VFD.   Sol...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Running a Mitsubishi VFD Directly

Description of the problem: It may be necessary to run a VFD manually from it's control inte...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Terminal Block Usage How to connect wires

Use a small flat screwdriver to push back the metal clip. It will likely take a good bit of press...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

External Divider Setup - Mach3

To setup mach3 plasma control unit with divided voltage:   On the square ~4x4 Sound Logic boar...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Torch Crashing on Probe-Mach3

Description of the problem: My torch is crashing on the probe and I don't know why.   Sol...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Loading XML Profile in Ultimate Screen

Description of the problem: The Ultimate screen gets hung up on "Loading XML Profile."   So...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Bookstack Czar

Ultimate Screen Not Loading

Description of the problem: The Ultimate screen does not load properly (gets stuck).   So...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Tool Change Option-Mach3

Description of the problem: My setting for "Ignore Tool Change" keeps changing back to "Stop...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Spindle Brake Setup-Mach3

Description of the problem: I'm trying to set up my spindle brake.   Solution: To ...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Wiring Up A VFD Alarm to E-Stop Mach3

Description of the problem: I would like for Mach3 to E-Stop when a VFD alarm occurs.   S...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Rotational Axis Configuration-Mach3

Description of the problem: How do I set up a rotational axis?   Solution: Only axes A, ...

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Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker

Spindle Turning off Intermittently-Mach3

Description of the problem: The spindle is turning on/off intermittently    Solution: I...

Revision #5
Created 2 years ago by Aaron
Updated 6 months ago by Josiah Ymker
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