Start in the lower left hand corner of your machine and move the
axis right 1 inch and set local to 0. Command a distance to move
then take a measurement.
Accurate resolution = (Command Distance/Actual Distance *
Replace the current r# on the axisspec line for the texted axis
with the accruate resolution
Check your backlash:
Set up a stationary dial indicator. Jog slightly into the dial
indicator and set the dial to 0. Command G1 L91 X.5 to jog .5
inch away from the dial indicator. The distance from 0 on the
indicator represents the actual amount of backlash to the
be represented by displaying a B followed by the value on
the axispec line of hte tested axis.