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stepper motor calibration issue? Answered

Hi,
I am building a CNC using Mach3 to control it.
the steppers were running fine, but then i tried to calibrate one axis.
After calibration the motor no longer hauls, and instead issues a beeping sound for the duration of the run.
Does anyone know what happened?
Any fixes?

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chris.butcher.1656 (author)2015-03-02

when i first calibrated my machine,... it was set for mm and i was typing in inches,... this really messed up the results in a way that sounds like your trouble.

check your units... it may be that simple.

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mpilchfamily (author)2013-06-21

The controller was calibrated properly so it's not running the motor as it should. Redo the calibration or reload the software.

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