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Hardware Features

  • 6 axis hardware
  • 32-bit PCI bus, plug & play card
  • 6 High resolution 16-bit +/- 10Vdc Analog Oututs for Closed Loop Servos, Spindle, Voltage output, or Power settings
  • 6 PENDING - Step/Direction up to 500 kHz for Stepper Motors or Pulse Trains
  • 6 32-bit High Speed Differential pulse Counters up to 500 kHz for Encoders or Hand Wheels
  • 19 Opto-Isolated Digital Inputs triggered by hardware interrupt
  • 7 Opto-Isolated Digital Outputs
  • All Digital I/Os and Encoders are 2500 VRMS Opto-Isolated
  • 32,000 Position Move Buffer / Unlimited Program Size
  • Automatic Servo Tuning Software Included
  • Full Break Out Terminal Strip
  • 1.5 Meter Shielded Cable
  • Power Cord
  • 24 VDC Power Supply
  • OPTO22 Relay 3-32vdc control side - up to 60V, 5A field side

Provided Terminal Strip Breaks Out:

  • Servo Motors, Encoders, Handwheels, Spindle Control
  • General Purpose +/- 10V Analog Inputs & Analog Outputs
  • Amp Enable, E-Stop
  • Feed & Speed Pot Overrides
  • 5V, +/- 10V, 12V or 24V Access

Important PC Requirements:

Operator Interface PC

Any version of Windows from Windows 95 through Windows 10 32bit can be used as the operating system for the PC that will used for the Operator Interface computer. The computer hardware requirements should match at least the minimum requirements to run the Windows OS chosen. The PC should contain a CD drive and an available serial or USB port.

Host PC

The PC used as the host for the CS16600 motion card must run Windows XP only. The PC should have a minimum CPU speed of 3.4 GHz AMD Athlon II X2 or AMD Phenom X2 or 3.33 GHz Intel Core 2 or Intel 3.0 GHz Xeon Dual Core. The PC should have an available PCI slot for the CS16600 motion card. Camsoft's Premium MicroSystems computer or Camsoft's CNC Servo Box computer is recommended.

Click here to go to the specifications for Camsoft's MicroSystems computer

Click here to go to our download page to download CamSoft's CPU speed test utility program which you can install on your computer to help determine if your computers speed is acceptable. Look for it under the section named Utility

Important Host PC Restrictions

Rapid speed rates should be limited to a range between 25 to 600 IPM (600 to 15,000 mmpm). The computer must be dedicated to be used as the host computer for the CS16600 motion card and associated software only. The computer should not be made to run any other applications such as internet, vision cameras, screen savers, virus checking, schedule reminders, or 3rd party programs etc.