How To Change Motion Parameters Prehit Retract; Check Distance, Movespeed & Touchspeed

Posted by Tony Tillett on Aug 15, 2017 11:14:39 AM
To change the motion settings in your program click in the program where you would like to make the changes in motion and press the F10 key to open up the parameters settings and then select the motion tab, From here you can change;
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Topics: Tips & Tricks, CMM Software

How To Change The Order And Content Of Your Dimensional Output

Posted by Tony Tillett on Aug 15, 2017 11:14:06 AM

To change the order and content of your dimensional out program click in the program where you would like to make the changes and press the F10 key to open up the parameters settings and then select the Dimension tab, from here you can change the order that of the dimensional output and you can chose which ones you like include or not.

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Topics: Tips & Tricks, CMM Software

Useful Function Keys & Shortcuts

Posted by Tony Tillett on Aug 15, 2017 11:13:33 AM

Useful Function keys and shortcuts

You can download and print above guide for your convenient use.

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Topics: Tips & Tricks, CMM Software

TR_FG018 Error Code – The Common Cause And Future Prevention

Posted by Tony Tillett on Aug 2, 2017 10:00:10 AM

One that’s coming up a little more regularly here at Status Metrology HQ is the concerned call from a CMM Operator who’s machine isn’t performing and reporting a TR_FG018 error code. As machine environments, build quality and reliably all improve, it is human nature to expect the CMM to always be on point. However, TP20’s wear as they are swapped on and off the CMM however many times a day, week, month or year. Often as not when the touch probe isn’t seated properly or the contact surfaces are worn you’ll receive a TR_FG018 error code. Thankfully it is usually very easy to remedy, simply swap that touch probe off the CMM or re-seat the probe and ‘hey presto’ it should resolve the problem.

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Topics: CMM Maintenance & Calibration, Tips & Tricks, CMM Software

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