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how to get Z position while moving
« on: July 06, 2012, 01:21:52 AM »
z=0
code "G53 Z60"
while ismoving()
 if active(input4) then --like a prob
  z=GetoemDRO(802)  ---get Z current position( also I try getdro(2))
 end if
Wend
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I want to get the a Z position while Z is moving, but finally I always get the last stop position  Z=60, why?
thank you!!

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Re: how to get Z position while moving
« Reply #1 on: July 06, 2012, 04:31:11 AM »
The G31 command is used to detect the probe touch, Search the forum for G31 and you will find many examples of touch probe code.

Here is just one of many:-

http://www.machsupport.com/forum/index.php/topic,21306.0.html
« Last Edit: July 06, 2012, 04:33:59 AM by Graham Waterworth »
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