View Full Version : ZP5A-INT breakout an M542 driver problems

09-04-2012, 04:52 PM
hi there
had 3 of the TB6560 blue boards and kept blowin lumps out of the chips so decided to upgrade bought ZP5A-INT breakout board (5 axis)and 4 M542 stepper drivers of ebay (http://www.ebay.com/)

all wired up to a new nema23, NO GO
tried a nema 34 still NO go
my power supply is a 24V 12a (http://www.maplin.co.uk/24v-1.2a-dc-to-dc-multi-voltage-adaptor-226514)

any ideas

i no i should of just got a new kit from ZAPP automation

John S
09-04-2012, 05:53 PM
Read the ZP5A setup instructions, they use for wierd pin layouts, not 23 for one axis, 45 for another.

09-04-2012, 06:52 PM
5697I have the same board and drives. This picture shows how I'm making the connections. Perhaps this will help. Take care