Move Z axis up when paused

When pausing a project that is running would like the Z axis to move up maybe to home, moving out of the way of the project incase their is an issues that need to be checked. Then it would move back down and continue when resume is pressed.

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@FrankP I second that request.

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Agree, and would be nice if we can move X and Y, since the carriage and dust boot can block what you are looking at.

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Oh I third that request !

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I concur at this would be a very useful capability

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How’d I miss this? Yes please.

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I agree this would be useful

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plus 1 – or 11 even…

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Plus 12, 13, 14, etc, for the rest of us!!

How is this not already a function of the controller? This is so basic it shouldn’t be considered a “feature”, it’s a functional requirement of any CNC. You should be able to pause, jog, probe, and resume at will.

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Very good suggestion , I am with you guy’s

Agreed! Or have it written into PP to move XYZ home for bit change, back to X0Y0 and maybe Z24 to allow for z probe.

Any progress on this front? I’m not even able to move the head out of the way when I hit the stop button. I have to e stop and re setup the machine in order to get control back to the touch screen or joystick.