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Tuesday, January 10, 2017

K40-S configuration

Smoothie Configuration

This is a clone of what I am currently running for my K40-S configuration

I am in the middle of TEST so all these are not final.

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Links to important configuration definitions

Smoothie configuration options
http://smoothieware.org/endstops

Updates to the Configuration:

Alpha & Beta steps/mm

  • was = 315.5
  • should = 157.575. Otherwise files cut at 2x their size

*Laser PWM setting for better engraving.


laser_module_pwm_period                      200              # this sets the pwm frequency as the period in microseconds

*These changes are not in the configuration file below:

My current K40-S PROTOTYPE configuration

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9A1NYiboK99VEthU1NYMGxLbFk/view?usp=sharing

Other Configuration information:

  • Motor Current 1.0a, 157.75 steps per mm, Laser Module - true,.
  • (just discovered 1st & 2nd Hotend is default true. Changed to False),
  • Switch Misc changed to false (using 2.4 for Fire),
  • TempSwitch enable - false.
  • driving the steppers 1/32 really quiets down the machine and makes it seem a lot smoother.