setting of Z after rough cut 3D

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setting of Z after rough cut 3D

Postby good1 » Wed Aug 02, 2017 8:43 pm

How do I zero out the Z after rough cutting? Can the Z axes be zeroed out on the edge of the material then hit move to x0 y0 to the center datum point.? The datum position is set for center of the material. I know I can use the lower left edge. I noticed that
Jeff Searles leaves his datum in the center of the material.
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Re: setting of Z after rough cut 3D

Postby Adrian » Wed Aug 02, 2017 10:05 pm

You can use your control software to move anywhere you like to set the z-zero. Once you run the file the machine will move to the start point defined in Cut3D.
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