OPERATION10. CREATING PROGRAMS
Sequence numbers can be automatically inserted in each block when a
program is created using the MDI keys in the EDIT mode.
Set the increment for sequence numbers in parameter 3216.
Procedure for automatic insertion of sequence numbers
1 Set 1 for SEQUENCE NO. (see III–11.4.2).
2 Enter the
to display the program screen.
4 Search for or register the number of a program to be edited and move
the cursor to the
EOB (;) of the block after which automatic insertion
of sequence numbers is started.
When a program number is registered and an EOB (;) is entered with
key, sequence numbers are automatically inserted starting
with 0. Change the initial value, if required, according to step 10, then
skip to step 7.
5 Press address key
and enter the initial value of N.
7 Enter each word of a block.
. The EOB is registered in memory and sequence numbers
are automatically inserted. For example, if the initial value of
N is 10
and the parameter for the increment is set to 2, N12 inserted and
displayed below the line where a new block is specified.
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13 : 18 : 08
PROGRAM O0040 N00012
N10 G92 X0 Y0 Z0 ;
O SRH SRH# REWIND
10 S In the example above, if N12 is not necessary in the next block,
key after N12 is displayed deletes N12.
S To insert
N100 in the next block instead of N12, enter N100 and
after N12 is displayed. N100 is registered and initial
value is changed to