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Feed rate
« on: March 31, 2010, 03:20:38 PM »
I have my motor set to 50 IPM max and when I load a g-code it only runs at 6.00ipm, how do I change this? as you can tell by my question I am new to this any help would be greatly appreciated, my email is csmoak25@yahoo.com and thanks again

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Re: Feed rate
« Reply #1 on: March 31, 2010, 04:37:47 PM »
Your G Code should have a feedrate in it, for example if your code has G1X10Y2 it will run at whatever the feedrate is set at that time, Mach defaults to 6 at startup. However in G Code you control things so your line would be G1X10Y2F40 and that would move at a rate of 40 IPM in your case.
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