Creating a ShopMill program
7.8 Defining machine functions
Defining machine functions
You can switch-on the coolant or stop machining between the individual machining steps.
Starting and stopping a spindle manually (Page 107)
Table 7- 1
Other M function
Tool-spec. function 1
Please also refer to the machine manufacturer's instructions.
The ShopMill program to be edited has been created and you are in
Press the menu forward key and the "Straight Circle" softkey.
Press the "Machine functions" softkey.
The "Machine functions" window opens.
Enter the desired parameters.
Press the "Accept" softkey.
Spindle M function, defines the spindle direction of rotation or spindle position
Spindle rotates clockwise
Spindle rotates counterclockwise
Spindle stop position - (only for spindle M function SPOS)
Machine functions, e.g. "Close door" that are additionally provided by the
Selects coolant (switches coolant 1 on or off)
Selects coolant (switches coolant 2 on or off)
User machine functions on/off
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