ProtoTRAK RX CNC Software (RMX, RLX)

Current Version in this Release

Software version: 1.7.5

Applications: TRAK RX series lathes, TRAK RX series bed mills

New features in version 1.7.5:

  • DXF and Parasolid – island events are now supported
  • Engraving - added options for orientation, center reference, angle, and mirror options
  • Helical Drill now added as a 4th type of drill event
  • Lathe conrad and chamfer are now chosen with the INC SET and ABS SET buttons, due to popular demand
  • Keyboard and Calculator open and close with INFO buttons
  • Updated G-code editor search box
  • Added EPA and What’s New content for new features

Instructions

  1. Disable your anti-virus software. (Some anti-virus software may silently omit necessary files, and cause your machine to have unexpected symptoms)
  2. Download the RX_x.x.x.zip file to your computer.
  3. Open the newly downloaded zip file to expose the PT10 Setup folder.
  4. Unzip/extract the folder (or drag and drop it) from the zip screen to your USB drive.
  5. Right click on the PT10 Setup folder in the zip area, select Properties, and make note of the Size and Contains values.
  6. Repeat this for the PT10 Setup folder on your USB flash drive.
  7. Compare the two folder sizes and confirm that they match, to ensure that your download is complete before proceeding.
  8. Take your USB flash drive and plug it into your ProtoTRAK RMX / RLX control.
  9. Press SETUP.
  10. Press SERV CODES and then enter code 316, and press ABS SET.
  11. Highlight the drive letter corresponding to your USB flash drive, and then press YES twice to initiate the software update.

The ProtoTRAK RX Series CNC is factory-installed on the following machines: TRAK RX series CNC lathes and RX series CNC bed mills