I agree. It is more al the signal level or HAL level or component level 
that I am wondering about. You cannot simply change the Z value as we do 
with THCUD. There are A and C axis involved now as well.

------ Original Message ------
From: "John Thornton" <j...@gnipsel.com>
To: "Marius Liebenberg" <mar...@mastercut.co.za>; "EMC developers" 
Sent: 2016-09-21 12:56:59
Subject: Re: [Emc-developers] THC with 5 axis plasma

>Cutting a bevel the thickness is different than the sheet but the arc 
>distance is the same for the thickness being cut IMHO.
>On 09/21/2016 12:16 AM, Marius Liebenberg wrote:
>>Hi All
>>I am starting a build of a 5 axis plasma machine with bevelling
>>features. The problem I am facing is not understanding how I will
>>implement the THC on a 5 axis setup. I am not sure just changing the Z
>>axis feedback or command signal will do the trick here. If a bevel is
>>being cut thing surely look different.
>>Any ideas or brain storming is welcome please.
>>Regards / Groete
>>Marius D. Liebenberg
>>+27 82 698 3251
>>+27 12 743 6064
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