3. SETTING THE MACHINING
(3)Setting a manual input flag
Pressing the MANUAL FLAG soft key changes the soft key menu as
shown below to enable the operator to set the manual input flag for the
process pointed to by the blinking cursor.
Manual input flags are setting data No.130 to 166, No.230 to 266, and
No.330 to 366. When a manual input flag is on, automatic process
determination stops at the screen for which the flag is set, enabling data
to be input manually.
Pressing a soft key toggles it between AUTO and MANUAL.
* AUTO soft keys are displayed in reverse video.
The function of each soft key is as follows:
: Returns the display to the automatic procedure setting
xxx AREA: Toggles between automatic and manual for
specifying the machining area, cutting area, or cutting
xxx TOOL: Toggles between automatic and manual for
specifying the tool data, start point, or passing point.
xxx COND.: Toggles between automatic and manual for
specifying the cutting conditions.
CURSOR°: Moves the cursor to set a manual input flag.
CURSOR±: Moves the cursor to set a manual input flag.
Machining procedure data can also be set on the setting