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Thread: Program Event or Function Call for 3D Printing Extruder Control
Post: RE: Program Event or Function Call for 3D Printing...
(02-14-2020, 02:37 PM)JFCh Wrote: Hi Albert. I am using an Arduino controler with the Marlin Firmware to drive the extruder. I would like to interpret the RoboDK's Extruder(x.xxx) function to send m...
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Thread: Program Event or Function Call for 3D Printing Extruder Control
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Albert that's brilliant! It works! You saved my day :D I just noticed the attached file when I went to post this, I went with Telnet instead but the segment to quit if in Simulation mode is neat, I'l...
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Thread: Program Event or Function Call for 3D Printing Extruder Control
Post: RE: Program Event or Function Call for 3D Printing...
Hi Albert, thank you for the reply this actually helps a lot! I've been trying to modify the scripts in RDK and the Postprocessor when what I needed was the Robot driver. I looked in the directory wh...
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Thread: Creating custom Extrude program for 3d printing
Post: RE: Creating custom Extrude program for 3d printin...
Hi Jeremy, I continued on with the approach I originally had in mind for two reasons: First the memory on the kuka is rather limited and the file size for some 3D print projects can be rather large s...
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Thread: Basics of Program Event Input and Output
Post: RE: Bascis of Program Event Input and Output
Found a mistake: I had previously modified the postprocessor and it intercepted the Extruder() function calls, it works with the standard post-processor. However I still don't know how to get the inpu...
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Thread: Basics of Program Event Input and Output
Post: RE: Bascis of Program Event Input and Output
Dear all, I've made some more progress, adding Instruction Calls and such. But I'm still struggling with the automatically created Instructions to call functions, such as Run_MCode(%2) and Extruder(%...
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Thread: Basics of Program Event Input and Output
Post: Basics of Program Event Input and Output
Hi all, I'm working my way through the documentation and have a few very simple questions that I can't find an explict answer to in the documentation. It's probably so simple that it was never docume...
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Thread: Creating custom Extrude program for 3d printing
Post: RE: Creating custom Extrude program for 3d printin...
Hi Jeremy, thank you for replying so quickly. The main problem I have with your approach is that our robot is connected to a braiding machine for carbon fibers which is it's main purpose. I'm using i...
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Thread: Creating custom Extrude program for 3d printing
Post: RE: Creating custom Extrude program for 3d printin...
I wanted to take a similar approach to the robodk PC controlling both the robot and extruder as I thought it would be easier to implement. Did you succeed in doing this? And , do you mean to add a lin...
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Thread: Program Event or Function Call for 3D Printing Extruder Control
Post: Program Event or Function Call for 3D Printing Ext...
Dear Community, I'm trying to use RoboDK and a Kuka with KRC4 controller for 3D printing and I'm hoping to control both the Robot and the Extruder through RoboDK using the "Run on Robot" function. M...
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