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  • pindered
    G Day Group Is it possible to tell Mach2/3 to move a set distance, say the machine is at X 500, Y 200 and you want the cutter to be at X 100, Y 50 can you move
    Message 1 of 3 , Sep 1, 2005
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      G'Day Group

      Is it possible to tell Mach2/3 to move a set distance, say the machine
      is at X 500, Y 200 and you want the cutter to be at X 100, Y 50 can you
      move it 400 units and 150 units???

      TIA.

      Ed
    • Charles Panke
      ... Simple: Go to the MDI screen. Type in G0 X500 Y50 Or G91 G0 X-400 Y-150 Hit Enter. -C-H-A-R-L-E-S-
      Message 2 of 3 , Sep 1, 2005
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        pindered wrote:

        > Is it possible to tell Mach2/3 to move a set distance, say the machine
        > is at X 500, Y 200 and you want the cutter to be at X 100, Y 50 can
        > you move it 400 units and 150 units???

        Simple:
        Go to the MDI screen.
        Type in 'G0 X500 Y50'
        Or 'G91 G0 X-400 Y-150'

        Hit Enter.


        -C-H-A-R-L-E-S-
      • pindered
        G Day -C-H-A-R-L-E-S- Yes it was!!! Thanks for your quick reply, this will help me with seting up the machine. Ed
        Message 3 of 3 , Sep 1, 2005
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          G'Day -C-H-A-R-L-E-S-

          Yes it was!!!

          Thanks for your quick reply, this will help me with seting up the
          machine.

          Ed


          Simple:
          > Go to the MDI screen.
          > Type in 'G0 X500 Y50'
          > Or 'G91 G0 X-400 Y-150'
          >
          > Hit Enter.
          >
          >
          > -C-H-A-R-L-E-S-
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