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edge finder
« on: February 16, 2009, 06:34:56 PM »
hi
i have a edge finder i soldered a wire to and hooked to 5v then run another wire that clips to my work and is hooked to pin 12 on my bob right now i just have it set to trigger a estop when it touches how would be the correct way to hook it up and is their a plug in that i need to make it work? thanks
Re: edge finder
« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2009, 08:35:22 AM »
I don't think you want it to trigger an estop as positioning is lost when an estop is triggered. There is another pin for probing, pin 15 in my setup.
Joe
Re: edge finder
« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2009, 08:02:05 PM »
how is yours set up? do you have it as a probe on inputs and do you have any extra plugin beside just mach 3? thanks

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Re: edge finder
« Reply #3 on: February 17, 2009, 08:33:22 PM »
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