Intervention in the Machining Process
10.3 Saving manual offset with "Store offset" function
Saving manual offset with "Store offset" function
With the function "Store offset" you can save the path of retraction as
a manual offset during an interruption. This offset is then included in
all following traverse movements.
Sequence of operations
Select operating mode with automatic switch-off (not MANUAL mode)
Interrupt movement with the "NC stop" key
Set manual offset with Setup
The position display switches from "Distance to go" to "Retract" and
the distance to the point of interruption is displayed.
Press the "NC start" key.
Select soft key labeled "Store offset"
When you press Start the interrupted movement is continued offset in
relation to the contour.
"Manual offs." appears in the status field to inform the operator that a
manual offset is active. The manual offset can be reset in the "Offset"
menu (see Section "Preparatory Functions for Machining").
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SINUMERIK 840D/810D Operator's Guide ManualTurn (BAM) – 08.02 Edition