Stage serial number mismatch (Error: 5002)
Each Mach-1 system is configured with a specific XML configuration file for each configuration. This error is caused by trying to open the incorrect combination of stages plugged in to the ESP controller and/or opening the incorrect configuration file when Mach-1 Motion is started.
If you have a Mach-1 v500csst, this system comes with two configurations (css & cst). The correct one must be selected to start Mach-1 Motion.
Another reason for this error is that one of the stages has been unplugged. When turning ON/OFF the ESP controller, the stages that are plugged in will be shown at the initialization screen.
To solve this, ensure the correct stages are plugged in, in the correct order:
Axis 1: Z, up-down
Axis 2: X, left-right
Axis 3: Y, front-back OR T, rotation
DAQmx Self-Test (Error: -88705)
This error is usually caused by having an incorrect DAQ# in the Mach-1 Motion configuration file. Windows can sometimes change this number during a Windows Update. To fix this, the number can be changed in the Mach-1 Motion Configuration/Hardware ...
Basler Pylon Gain Out Of Range (Error code: 1172)
The solution to this error is to reduce the gain of the camera. SOLUTION: 1) Open Mach-1 Motion 2) Open camera (error occurs) 3) Open camera settings window 4) Reduce gain to <12. 5) Restart Mach-1 Motion [in one case it was necessary to end its ...
Stage does not move (Axis 1: Motor Not Enabled)
In the case where the stage does not move when "Up" or "Down" are clicked, it is likely that the stage has been turned OFF. To turn the stage back ON, click "Enable Axis" or "Enable Axes" in the "Manual Controls" window. Stages will automatically ...