Additional functions

A complete list of additional functions is contained in the overview of commands in the Appendix under Additional functions (#..).

Additional functions are a separate group of NC text commands. The permit the programming of specific extensions and technological processes which are covered by DIN/ISO programming. The syntax for additional functions is:

#<string> <specific additional syntax>

#<string>

So-called plain text command. No blank is permitted between # and <string>.

<specific additional syntax>

Subsequent command-specific syntax elements which are programmed as additional strings directly or within brackets.

Attention

attention

Each # command must be configured alone in a separate NC line. Any exceptions are specifically pointed out.

Notice

notice

If not otherwise displayed explicitly, commas “,” and equals signs “=” are optional in the specific additional syntax and are only used to improve the legibility of the NC program.

Example:

#STRING [A_VALUE 10 B_VALUE 20] ←→ #STRING [A_VALUE =10, B_VALUE=20]