Scratching in swiveled
plane (NC software
version 6.3 and higher)
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SINUMERIK 840D/810D Operator's Guide HMI Embedded (BEM) – 03.04 Edition
Use the cursor to select the first axis to be moved in the "Scratch"
2. Move the axis up to the workpiece, enter the chosen setpoint
position (e.g. "0") and press the "Input" key. The offset is then
Repeat the process for other axes.
3. Press "OK" to transfer all values to the selected WO. The offset
is always calculated in relation to the current work (WCS).
4. To change the direction of approach, position the cursor on the
axis to be modified in the "Approach direction" column and press
the "Select" key.
The values defined by scratching are displayed in the basic screen
"Overview of WO" under system frame "Set zero position" if G500 was
selected as work offset. Otherwise, the data are saved in the
"selected settable WO".
Please refer to the information and specifications provided by the
The swivel function (CYCLE800) has been set up by the machine
The "Activate swivel data" softkey is only displayed if a
TOOLCARRIER is active.
Machine Operating Area
4.4 Jog operating mode
Set "+R" using the