Set max acceleration
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M201: Set max acceleration
- Xnnn Acceleration for X axis
- Ynnn Acceleration for Y axis
- Znnn Acceleration for Z axis
- Unnn Acceleration for U axis
- Vnnn Acceleration for V axis
- Wnnn Acceleration for W axis
- Ennn Acceleration for extruder drives
If this command refers to any axes other than X, Y and Z then it must be later in config.g than the M584 command that creates those additional axes.
- M201 X1000 Y1000 Z100 E2000
Sets the acceleration that axes can do in mm/second^2 for print moves. For consistency with the rest of G Code movement this should be in mm/(minute^2), but that gives really silly numbers and one can get lost in all the zeros. So for this we use seconds.
To calculate the maximum acceleration values for an axis an online Maximum Acceleration Calculator can be used.
RepRapFirmware does not support individual motor settings where an axis has multiple motors connected to different stepper drivers. The first parameter specified will be used for all motors on the axis. You should use identical motors on any axis that has more than one motor to avoid unexpected behaviour.
Example: If you have two motors on your Z axis, physically connected to Z and E0 stepper drivers, configured with M584 Z2:3, set M201 Z100, not M201 Z100:100