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XPro v3 and z axis height probe

Discussion in 'Controller Boards' started by moomoo, Feb 27, 2018.

  1. moomoo

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    I've got a C beam with the cnc pro v3 board and have finally started using the chillipepper software
    I noticed that there was an auto set for the zaxis and want to make my own zaxis plate is this just a case of soldering a wire to a copper plate and one to a Croc clip, then wiring up to the xpro or is there something else I would need to make my own.
    Thanks
    Jas
     
  2. Giarc

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    That would work.
    Here in this post in the video is one like you describe made for the xpro V2. https://openbuilds.com/threads/cnc-xpro-driver.487/page-14#post-29046

    This is my new favorite way. I clip the ground alligator clip to my endmill and the other to the tape. It works great.

     
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  3. moomoo

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    Spot on many thanks mate I hooked it up this morning with a small flat electrical connector and it works a treat
    Thanks for the help mate
    Jas
     

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