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currentcontrol [2017/09/01 23:44]
77.100.94.53 Table formatting
currentcontrol [2018/12/07 12:58]
wolfmanjm [Digital current control]
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 These are the names of the different stepper motors/​drivers,​ and the corresponding values to change: ​ These are the names of the different stepper motors/​drivers,​ and the corresponding values to change: ​
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 +**NOTE** These designations are hard coded to M1-M5 and do not track any changes that may have been made to the pin mapping for the motors.
  
 ^ Label on the Smoothieboard ​  ^ M1 ^ M2 ^ M3 ^ M4 ^ M5 ^ ^ Label on the Smoothieboard ​  ^ M1 ^ M2 ^ M3 ^ M4 ^ M5 ^
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 beta_max_rate ​                               30000.0 ​         # mm/min beta_max_rate ​                               30000.0 ​         # mm/min
 </​code>​ </​code>​
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 +The current can also be set using M907 where XYZ set the current for alpha,beta, gamma, and ABC set the current for delta, epsilon and zeta respectively. These are saved with M503 in the config-override,​ use M503 to see the current setting.
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 +**NOTE** on smoothieboards that use an I2C based current controller it is **NOT** recommended to issue M907 in GCode files.
  
 == External resources == External resources