Do you use CNC machine tools? nbsp nbsp If so, you probably want totransfer files to and from the controller for backup, retrieval or forease of editing.
nbsp nbsp Perhaps you already have an expensive CADCAM systemthat automatically generates the CNC code in your production office,but you need something to use on a shop floor PC or laptopcomputer to transfer files into your machines.
iWorkshop CNC File Transfer helps you to do all this. Editor Features:Syntax highlighting with user customizable colour scheme Renumber all or part of a program Find / Replace text Customizable tools menu that can link to other applications or your company`s documents and proceduresFile compare feature to compare files and easily find lines that have changed, been inserted or deleted Options to define a home directory for each CNC machine, and user definable filename extensions for each machine if required.
Communications Features:Program transfer via direct RS-232 serial cable or network serial port serversSupport for Xmodem protocol for error checking during program transferOn screen display of transfer progress and a transfer trace feature to aid setting up communicationsTransfer settings allow you to add control characters to the start and end of programs where this is required by the CNC machine controller.
Convert line feeds on send and receiveFilter-out unwanted setup data / job information from programs as they are transmittedCreate and store your settings and preferences for multiple CNC machines then easily switch between them.