Macros are just as important as any other functions that the CNC machine can do. A Macro is when you tell the machine to do a variety of functions with one button press. There are many applications on the CNC machine that can use macros. Accessing various data quickly is one of the most common macros used in the business. With the growing use of algorithms, AI, and macros, it is making the CNC process much faster.
- Using variable names is better because you can easily recognize what you are looking for.
- There is much more data to be accessed when you use system variables.
- Algorithms are also very helpful in finding the information you are looking for.
“All system variable names are enclosed in brackets and begin with a pound-sign and underscore (#_)”
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