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by Doug
Wed Jan 19, 2022 1:12 pm
Forum: Buildbotics Tech Support
Topic: Motor stalling
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Re: Motor stalling

If you are not running at the highest voltage for your controller, you can try increasing the power supply voltage. Do not raise above the range that is stamped on the back panel above the power input connector. Also, you should look at the speed/torque curve for your motors to see how much torque t...
by Doug
Wed Jan 19, 2022 1:07 pm
Forum: Buildbotics Tech Support
Topic: About touchscreen ELO
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Re: About touchscreen ELO

You can 'ssh' to the controller. You should log in at 'bbmc' and the default password is 'buildbotics'. Be careful because you can ruin the controller by making incorrect changes.
by Doug
Thu Jan 13, 2022 6:35 pm
Forum: Buildbotics Tech Support
Topic: Facets on arcs
Replies: 7
Views: 1657

Re: Facets on arcs

Johannes, 0.4.16 was released quite some time ago. The setting is now incorporated with the 'max-deviation' parameter on the Settings->General page. If adjusting that parameter does resolve your issue, you may be having a different problem.
by Doug
Thu Jan 13, 2022 6:26 pm
Forum: Buildbotics Tech Support
Topic: Rotary axis
Replies: 4
Views: 897

Re: Rotary axis

It seems to me that it would be useful to keep the Y axis active so you can jog into the correct Y position after you get your work piece set in place. Are you also using Vectric? I think I know what you mean, but just to be sure can you describe the term 'wrap'?
by Doug
Fri Dec 17, 2021 3:49 pm
Forum: Post Processors
Topic: How do I get Manual NC commands from Fusion into Buildbotics?
Replies: 3
Views: 215

Re: How do I get Manual NC commands from Fusion into Buildbotics?

Is there a "Comment" option in the pull-down menu. If so, what happens if you put the following text into the Message box?

MSG, fixture into holes
by Doug
Thu Nov 04, 2021 4:23 pm
Forum: Buildbotics Tech Support
Topic: Huanyang VFD RS485 issue
Replies: 5
Views: 459

Re: Huanyang VFD RS485 issue

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by Doug
Thu Nov 04, 2021 6:53 am
Forum: Buildbotics Tech Support
Topic: Mapping Joystick
Replies: 3
Views: 323

Re: Mapping Joystick

I seem to recall that you are trying to make a wireless game controller work. If that is your goal, I recommend trying the Logitech F710. Mine works perfectly.
by Doug
Thu Nov 04, 2021 6:49 am
Forum: Buildbotics Tech Support
Topic: Huanyang VFD RS485 issue
Replies: 5
Views: 459

Re: Huanyang VFD RS485 issue

Let me know how it goes with the new VFD.
by Doug
Wed Nov 03, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Buildbotics Tech Support
Topic: Mapping Joystick
Replies: 3
Views: 323

Re: Mapping Joystick

You can't