On Wednesday 01 February 2006 21:52, Andrew Werby wrote:
> [The relevant specs for EMC G-codes are here:
> http://wiki.linuxcnc.org/cgi-bin/emcinfo.pl/emcinfo.pl?Gcode If your post
> is calling for G-codes that aren't on the list, remove them in the editor.]
Most of the later BDI-4 installs also include Tom Kramer's original RS274NGC
document - This can be found in /usr/local/emc/doc as a pdf file. If you
don't have a copy, I can email it over (it's just on 1meg).
> [ I'm trying to get Mecsoft and Sherline together to iron out the issues
It would be interesting to be in on that meeting - As one of the main
developers of EMC that is on the BDI-4 disk, I could add to the list of
> [It won't be long. Mecsoft is good about writing posts for people's various
> different machines, and EMC, while strange in some respects, is not that
> far off of standard in its G-code requirements.]
There is already a post processor kicking around for Mastercam, subject to
copyright, it would be possible to add the Mecsoft one and include both of
them on the next CD.