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leica_mzfl3_zdrive_and_filter_turret_install [2016/11/04 18:03]
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leica_mzfl3_zdrive_and_filter_turret_install [2016/11/04 18:05] (current)
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-  ​Removing the left zoom knob +  ​Removing the left zoom knob 
-  ​Installing the automated zoom drive. +  ​Installing the automated zoom drive. 
-  ​Installing and aligning the automated filter drive assembly.+  ​Installing and aligning the automated filter drive assembly.
  
 ===== Part 1 - Removing the Left Zoom Knob ===== ===== Part 1 - Removing the Left Zoom Knob =====
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 [{{ ::​mzfl3_z_04.jpg?​300 |Figure 3: Remove brass piece}}] [{{ ::​mzfl3_z_04.jpg?​300 |Figure 3: Remove brass piece}}]
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-  ​Use screwdriver to remove screw +  ​Use screwdriver to remove screw  
-  ​Remove knob & brass piece+  ​Remove knob & brass piece
   
  
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-f)  Test for the correct positioning of the filter wheel drive by connecting the cables as shown below in figures ​11+f) Test for the correct positioning of the filter wheel drive by connecting the cables as shown below in figures ​10 12
  
- +[{{ ::​mzfl3_z_24.jpg?​300 |Figure ​10}}]  
-                +[{{ ::​mzfl3_z_25.jpg?​300 |Figure ​11}}]  
- +[{{ ::​mzfl3_z_26.jpg?​300 |Figure ​12}}]
- Figure ​9 Figure ​10 Figure ​11+
   
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 after connecting cables for XY stage, Zoom drive, Filter wheel, Power and Computer control power the controller up.  As mentioned the filter changer utilizes a Hall-effect sensor with magnets mounted to the filter holders to determine where the motor should stop, and which filter is the home filter position. ​ The magnets must be correctly positioned on the filter holders for correct positioning of the filter. ​ The LCD display shows a ‘+’ when the home (0) sensor is detected; a ‘-‘ is displayed when a magnet for any other position is detected. ​ The magnet polarity determines if a ‘+’ or ‘-‘ is displayed. after connecting cables for XY stage, Zoom drive, Filter wheel, Power and Computer control power the controller up.  As mentioned the filter changer utilizes a Hall-effect sensor with magnets mounted to the filter holders to determine where the motor should stop, and which filter is the home filter position. ​ The magnets must be correctly positioned on the filter holders for correct positioning of the filter. ​ The LCD display shows a ‘+’ when the home (0) sensor is detected; a ‘-‘ is displayed when a magnet for any other position is detected. ​ The magnet polarity determines if a ‘+’ or ‘-‘ is displayed.
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