Touch Plate controller connections

Shapeoko 3D With a two wire touch plate. see


where do you connect the two wires to the controller, how well will it work?

You should connect one wire to the touch plate and the other wire to the end mill. Convention I have seen says the end mill should be ground.

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I could be wrong, but I think he was asking about the other end. Where on the controller board? I think there are different versions of the board with the connector in different places. Perhaps this post is helpful:

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Also, this post is a walkthrough on connecting a probe and he has a close up picture of the board connector for his board:


yes, controller connections

thank-you this is exactly the information I was looking for.

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