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Thread: Linux cnc

  1. #1
    Hi everyone,

    I have been running a 3040 cnc with linux cnc for a while now with no issues but I got a 6040 now and when I upload my work from fusion 360 the z axis start position is wanting to start off in the actual work piece. I'm not the best at explaining so I have uploaded a pic lol
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  2. #2
    Check your G30 position.
    You can use G30.1 to set the current position to G30.

  3. #3
    Anybody?

  4. #4
    How do I do that? Sorry for sounding stupid lol

  5. #5
    type G30.1 in the Gcode command box?

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    Kitwn's Avatar
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    Back in another millennium I had a brother-in-law called Richard Tweed. I'm guessing you are not him!

    I use LinuxCNC but will need more information to help you. What have you done in changing from one machine to the other?

    Kit
    Engineering is the art of doing for ten shillings what any fool can do for a pound.
    Wellington.

  7. #7
    Hahaha I may or may not be the person in question lol

    I haven't changed any setting from switching machine although I have tried to change the z axis setting in the stepcon wizard but no matter what settings i use i still have the same issue, all axis ect work fine it's just the z axis height.

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    Kitwn's Avatar
    Lives in Exmouth, Australia. Last Activity: 23 Hours Ago Has been a member for 1-2 years. Has a total post count of 142. Received thanks 22 times, giving thanks to others 3 times.
    Not sure how else to help you without knowing all about your machine, the homing/limit switch setup and how you zero your Z axis for the material being cut.

    Kit
    Engineering is the art of doing for ten shillings what any fool can do for a pound.
    Wellington.

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