Channel %1 block%2 axis %3 must be geometry axis if tool radius compensation is active
%1 = Channel number %2 = Block number, label %3 = Axis name
This alarm occurs when an axis that is required for tool radius compensation is not a geometry axis. With CUT2DF, the axis can be a positioning axis perpendicular to the machining plane; with all other types of compensation (CUT2DF, CUT3DC, CUT3DF, CUT3DFF), all geometry axes must be operated as such.
- Correction block is reorganized.
- Local alarm reaction.
- Interface signals are set.
- Alarm display.
- NC Stop on alarm at block end.
Modify part program.
On selection of G41/42, the axes involved must be known as GEOAX in the channel. It is possible by programming GEOAX() or G91 G0 X0 Y0 in the block prior to G41/42.
Clear alarm with NC START or RESET key and continue the program.
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