Moving the cutter without carbide motion

Is it possible to control the position of the cutter from a third party source? Or maybe one that runs in conjunction with Carbide Motion through a public API?

I want to build an electronic edge finder for job zero. It would be nice to be able move the cutter at a specific speed to only have it stop until it makes contact with a stock material through our own implementation.

Lots of different software for this:


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This is great! Just what I was looking for. Thanks!

Another one not yet listed… hmm how do we get it listed? Is IntelliG-Code by
It probes and has extra features also. Check it out here:

It is listed, it’s just on the Commercial Software page:

The other pages are for opensource/free apps in keeping with the project’s original opensource roots.