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[title] Setting up your BoXZY to Test the Laser: part 1
[* black] First, ''remove'' any attachment in your BoXZY Attachment Mount
[* black] Verify that your ''Leveling Platform'' is on your BoXZY ''Z Axis Build PlateMilling Platform'' and that it is Levellevel. If you have not Leveled your Leveling Platform by following our 3D Printing Guide go to [guide|115|this|stepid=538] link and read steps 2 and 3 to level your Leveling Platform
[* black] Verify that your ''Leveling Platform'' is on your BoXZY ''Z Axis Build PlateMilling Platform'' and that it is Levellevel. If you have not Leveled your Leveling Platform by following our 3D Printing Guide go to [guide|115|this|stepid=538] link and read steps 2 and 3 to level your Leveling Platform
[* black] Send your X, Y and Z axis to their ''origin limit switches''
[* black] In your G-Code sender line type the following: '''G92 X0 Y0 Z0''' and press ''Send''Send'', this Gcode will set the current position of the Attachment Mount as 0,0,0. This code can be used to set a position for a New Origin that is not the Limit Switch Origins
[* black] In your G-Code sender line type the following: '''G92 X0 Y0 Z0''' and press ''Send''Send'', this Gcode will set the current position of the Attachment Mount as 0,0,0. This code can be used to set a position for a New Origin that is not the Limit Switch Origins
[* red] ''Insert'' your '''Laser Attachment''' into your BoXZY Attachment Mount and so that the Laser's Metal Ring sits flush on top of the Attachment Mount. Lock your Attachment Mount Lock and connect the Wiring Harness to your Laser Attachment.
[* black] Place one piece of Cardboard, about the size of your BoXZY Leveling Platform, centered on your ''Leveling Platform''
[* black] In your ''G-Code Sender'' type '''G1 Z50.7''' and then press '''Send'''
[* black] The Focal Distance of your BoXZY Laser is 50.7mm away from the Laser ModuleModule. You will ''not have to'' manually set this value in the future
[* black] The Focal Distance of your BoXZY Laser is 50.7mm away from the Laser ModuleModule. You will ''not have to'' manually set this value in the future