2. FUNCTION SPECIFICATIONS THAT DIFFER
FROM THE M series
D Setting Range of Tool Offset Value
Increment system Metric input Inch input
IS – A "9999. 99 mm "999. 999 inch
IS – B "999. 999 mm "99. 9999 inch
D Tool Compensation Number
32, 64, 99, 200 or 400
D Tool Offset Memory
Cutter compensation memory only is available.
The function sets the maximum punch count for each tool on the screen.
If the actual punch count for a selected tool exceeds the predetermined
maximum punch count, tool expired signal PTLCH is output. Upon
detecting this signal, the PMC outputs an alarm or instructs the operator
to change the tool.
The actual punch count and maximum punch count can be displayed and
set on the <OFFSET/SETTING> screen by pressing the [TOOL] and
[TOOLLIFE] soft keys.
[Classification] Output signal
[Function] Posts notification that the tool has reached the end of its service life.
[Output condition] The signal is set to 1 in the following cases:
D When the T command is specified when the actual punch count of the
corresponding tool has exceeded the predetermined maximum punch
count, that is, when the tool has reached the end of its service life.
D When the actual punch count for the corresponding tool exceeds the
predetermined maximum punch count, that is, when the tool reaches
the end of its service life, during punching after the T command has
Tool Offset Value/
Number of Tool Offset/
Tool Offset Memory
Tool Life Management
Tool expired signal