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Rumba with TMC 2130 driver

Posted by RodF 
Rumba with TMC 2130 driver
December 30, 2017 02:30PM
Has anyone experience with TMC 2130 drivers on a Rumba board?
I watched Tom's video on the TMC 2130 and how to hook up to Ramps. But not sure how to apply it to my Rumba. Found a Rumba on Ebay with standard mounting.

Re: Rumba with TMC 2130 driver
December 30, 2017 04:30PM
Its almost identical (just different pins)

Firstly get the latest marlin installed on your board as normal, as firmware is most of the battle

The driver are still wired the same way with the 4 pins up

You use the ISP1 port to get your SPI pins (MISO, MOSI, CLK (all 3 of these goes to each 2130)
You then need to find some free io pins, one for each 2130 this is how the controller selects which tmc 2130 its talking to. There looks to be a bunch available on exp3

Update your pins.h with the io pins you used, and check for any conflicts (ie nothing else can use these pins)

enable the tmc 2130 in configuration_adv.h and cross your fingers
Re: Rumba with TMC 2130 driver
December 30, 2017 07:07PM
Thanks Dust. That should sort me out.
Re: Rumba with TMC 2130 driver
January 03, 2018 11:04AM
Did you sort it?, I'm trying to do the same
planning on pins 50 51 52 53
Re: Rumba with TMC 2130 driver
January 26, 2018 04:17AM
Can any one help me with setting up TMC2130 on rumba board I also got bl touch connected already to EXP3 (pins 2,4,6 physical pin numeration )

I plan to use max 2 or 3 tmc2130 for xy and maybe z

and for extruders i was thinking about LV8729

Currently I'm using drv8825 1/32 steps

Can any one help me to set this TMC2130 on rumba board ? I can not figured out how the real pins are numerated to pin_RUMBA.h


I want to be able to use LCD also can i use some pins from exp3 connector to control tmc2130 ?

Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 01/26/2018 04:20AM by bogaskilop.
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