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Apollo I Breakout Board

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Apollo I Breakout Board


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Quick Overview

MachMotion’s Apollo I breakout board provides a flexible interface for CNC controls using PC based parallel port control software. The breakout board interfaces to the servo drives and spindle relay outputs with RJ45 mod jacks and Phoenix screw terminals for flexibility. The Apollo I replaces the IO6 Breakout Board.

Only available with purchase of a control or as an upgrade from our IO6 Breakout Board. Please call to order.


~Digital differential and single ended TTL (Pulse and Direction) interfaces for motion control for up to six axes

~Single unregulated 24 VDC supply power

~Logic outputs

~Opto-isolated inputs

~Complete spindle speed control circuitry and spindle feedback

~Charge pump safety circuit integrated to control all outputs

~On board switching +5V regulated power supply

~Drive enable can be configured at 5V, 24V, GND, or a user supplied voltage


Input and Output List

~12 - Outputs generally used for step and direction for 6 axes.  If less than six axes are to be controlled, some of these 12 outputs can be used for general purpose outputs

~10 - Inputs (1 input is typically used for spindle encoder input). These inputs can be configured for 5V inputs, 12-24V inputs, PNP or NPN sensors

~8 - Logic Outputs

~2 - Spindle relay outputs

~1 - Analog output 0-10V

~3 - Charge pump outputs

~E-Stop circuit

We provide 2 ribbon cables 1' long with connectors to be able to connect to your PC Parallel ports. You will need to provide 24V.

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