8. DATA INPUT/OUTPUT
Pitch error compensation data are loaded into the memory of the CNC
from a floppy or NC tape. The input format is the same as the output
format. See V–
8.6.4. When a pitch error compensation data is loaded
which has the corresponding data number as a pitch error compensation
data already registered in the memory, the loaded data replaces the
Pitch error compensation data
1 Make sure the input device is ready for reading.
When using the Power Mate i–D2, select a path for which pitch error
compensation data is to be entered, with the path selection switch or
2 When using a floppy, search for the required file according to the
procedure in Section
3 Press the EMERGENCY STOP button on the machine operator’s
4 Press function key
5 Press the soft key [SETING] for chapter selection.
6 Enter 1 in response to the prompt for writing parameters (PWE).
Alarm P/S100 (indicating that parameters can be written) appears.
7 Press soft key
8 Press the rightmost soft key
(next–menu key)and press chapter
selection soft key [PITCH].
9 Press soft key
10 Press the rightmost soft key
11 Press soft keys
[READ] and [EXEC].
Parameters are read into memory. Upon completion of input, the
“INPUT” indicator at the lower–right corner of the screen disappears.
12 Press function key
13 Press soft key
[SETING] for chapter selection.
14 Enter 0 in response to the prompt for writing parameters.
15 Turn the power to the CNC back on.
16 Release the EMERGENCY STOP button on the machine operator’s
1 Select the EDIT mode.
2 Select the Pitch error compensation data display screen by
3 Press the
4 Pitch error compensation data are input to the memory by this
Inputting Pitch Error