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Feed Rate
« on: December 17, 2009, 04:26:45 PM »
What determines feed rate ? Is it based on the software that is loaded in mach3 to produce the g code?

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Re: Feed Rate
« Reply #1 on: December 17, 2009, 04:32:45 PM »
Yes your feedrate is set in your code, for example if your code commands a G1 move it wil also have a feedrate, something like G1X100 Y20 F100.
The F100 is the feedrate which would be inch per min or mm per min depending whether you were using imperial or metric.

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