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Spindle or index
« on: February 08, 2016, 06:27:54 PM »
Hello!

i'm working on a lathe. For threading i need to time the spindle and i came caross two inputs. Timing and Index.
Can anyone please explain to me what is the difference?

Thank you!

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Re: Spindle or index
« Reply #1 on: February 09, 2016, 02:53:58 AM »
Use the Index which is a single pulse per rev.

The Timing I believe has been done away with due to there being no benefit to using it over the Index.
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Re: Spindle or index
« Reply #2 on: February 09, 2016, 04:32:17 AM »
Thank you!