GCODE postprocessor from MakerCAM to FABtotum (FABlin)
Based on imarin flatcam2fabtotum (https://github.com/imarin2/Flatcam2FABtotum) post processor, is a CAM gcode post processor from Makercam generated gcode to FABlin (Marlin based) CNC firware.
How to find them
How to use
This is a bash shell script, so it is intended to be used in Linux/Unix or in any other bash compatible environment
It is used like this:
./post_process.sh filename.gcode 12000
the first parameter is the gcode file to convert. the second parameter is the RPMSs (rotation speed) of the spindle.
This will result in a new file named:
being created. This file is now FABtotum compatible.
Video tutorial: run bash on Windows
Via Git Desktop bash, you are able to run makercam2fabtotum script
2015_09_21 - v.0.1b
in whole file
- after the line that start with G0, add Fxxx (for example F10000) in order to speedup movement in rapids in the head of file
- replace G21 G90 G40 with G90
- delete T0 M6 row
- delete G17 row
in the tail of file
- delete M5 row
- delete M30 row