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The firmware can be downloaded from this page and flashed with a ST Link V2 dongle (Mini/Super Gerbils only) or with an Arduino dongle (legacy Gerbil only)
Newest production firmware 32 bits MiniGerbil firmware name = MGfirmwareV8_1_1build12353.hex or .bin or .elf Dated:10-04-2021
Ability to invert logic for PWM and Laser enabling, to cater for non K40 lasers. $98,$99 settings Bugfix for random "Msg door" messages. Enable Safety Door $97=1 Disable Safety Door $97=0 Bugfix for motion speed. Increased the stepper motor speeds to 400mm/sec. Bugfix for motor step driver duration. Previously the step duration was fixed to 10mSec. Now the user can define the step duration in $0. Default setting is 10 milliseconds. J2 connector Fault Output pin now used as air assist (M8) port
Previous production firmware 32 bits MiniGerbil firmware name = MGfirmwareV8_grbl20719.hex Dated: 20-07-2019
8 bits AVR 328PB Legacy Gerbil firmware = grblUploadgoldnoalarmboot(1).zip
32 bits Super Gerbil firmware = SGRelease030719.hex