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Turning Wizard
« on: January 15, 2020, 01:54:54 AM »
Good day.
Can I get info how to write my own wizard.
From scratch. FOR DUMMIES. ME as the dummy.
Thanks

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Re: Turning Wizard
« Reply #1 on: February 02, 2020, 02:30:07 AM »
PEACE
Re: Turning Wizard
« Reply #2 on: March 10, 2020, 10:18:08 AM »
Good day.I have a inductive proximity switch fitted to my lathe with a Mach3 mod. It is a AE1/AP-1A.I want to use it foe speed and threadcutting. It is set up on my spindel to read once per revolution. Can you help me with the wiring and setup on pins and ports please? It is a PNP switcj.with 3 wires. Brown Black and Blue. Thank you

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Re: Turning Wizard
« Reply #3 on: March 11, 2020, 04:23:34 AM »
first off all we Need to know witch BOB/Motion controler you are using.
anything is possible, just try to do it.
if you find some mistakes, in my bad bavarian english,they are yours.
Re: Turning Wizard
« Reply #4 on: March 11, 2020, 05:52:40 AM »
Hi. I have a Mach 3. Motion card
MKX-IV
Usb conection

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Re: Turning Wizard
« Reply #5 on: March 11, 2020, 06:32:23 AM »
in this case you have to use a NPN sensor.
« Last Edit: March 11, 2020, 06:34:44 AM by TPS »
anything is possible, just try to do it.
if you find some mistakes, in my bad bavarian english,they are yours.
Re: Turning Wizard
« Reply #6 on: March 11, 2020, 07:15:36 AM »
Thank you. So if I change the PNP TO A NPN IT WILL WORK? I AM NOT SO CLUED UP ON ELECTRONICS.

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Re: Turning Wizard
« Reply #7 on: March 11, 2020, 07:53:42 AM »
Normaly yes, but you never know on this chinese stuff, until you have tryed it.
anything is possible, just try to do it.
if you find some mistakes, in my bad bavarian english,they are yours.
Re: Turning Wizard
« Reply #8 on: March 12, 2020, 06:58:23 AM »
Thanks. I got a npn switch. Can you help me with the pin and ports please. I have it wired to the OV and 6-24V and pin 14 on input control ports. 

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Re: Turning Wizard
« Reply #9 on: March 12, 2020, 07:10:21 AM »
IMHO i would say set INDEX Input to port 1 pin 14.

but i do not have any documentation of your controller
anything is possible, just try to do it.
if you find some mistakes, in my bad bavarian english,they are yours.