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Offline Karl1

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Controlling a SuperPID w/ Galil 1842 and Mach3
« on: September 06, 2015, 02:14:36 PM »

Could anyone direct assist me in determining if a Galil card under Mach3 control can output a PWM signal in the 0-5VDC range? I need to control my router spindle and I am using a SuperPID v2; it requires an enable, digital signal, and a PWM signal to set the speed. I also would like to read the index pulse as a input. I used Mach3 to control my motors with a parallel port, and this was working fine.
I recently added the Galil card, and have all 3 axis functions working fine; all inputs are being read. Any help would be much appreciated!

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Karl

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Re: Controlling a SuperPID w/ Galil 1842 and Mach3
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2015, 03:53:56 PM »
Unfortunately, it is not possible to run a PWM spindle with the Galil plugin.

Steve