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12-20-2011, 08:13 AM
Under which Siemens parameter can I find the current tool number in the spindle??
I think is something with $........

Thank you!

12-20-2011, 08:47 AM
The $ was good....wink.gif

$P_TOOLNO gives you the tool number of the active tool.

I found it in
SINUMERIK 840D sl/840Di sl
System variable
List manual
Effective for the following controller:
SINUMERIK 840D sl/ 840DE sl
SINUMERIK 840Di sl/ 840DiE sl
Software version

NCU System software for 840D sl/ 840DE sl 2.6
System software for 840Di sl/ 840DiE sl 1.4