How to control electric turntable with PC
Method to control optional electric turntable with PC
We sell electric turntable which can be operated with PC as an option and it can be installed in our shield box.
Specifications : Table diameter 200mmΦ, Withstand load 10kg, Power supply by AC adapter, I/F by RS-232C
How to control this electric turntable from PC's terminal software with serial communication will be explained.
- Setting PC terminal software (setting example in Tera Term)
|@ORG||（Nothing）||（Nothing）||Return to origin|
|@MOVD||Coordinate value (°)||
|Coordinate specification & movement execution|
|@WRITE PRM||（It is the input mode of the parameter such as the movement amount and ends with ^ Z.）||Write parameters|
|@X+||（Nothing）||（Nothing）||+Specified amount movement|
|@X-||（Nothing）||（Nothing）||-Specified amount movement|
- By using only these commands, you can easily control the turntable with the PC.
For example, you can set the movement amount to 10 ° with “@ WRITE PRM” and rotate by each 10 ° by repeating “@x+”.
- When the turntable has finished moving, it is possible to output a 24 V positioning completion signal.
By using this positioning completion signal as a trigger, the instrument can start to measure, so that the measurement synchronize with the turntable.
|Electric Turn table (Factory option)|
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