Finding and Adjusting the ARMS Activation and Settings on Your Cutter

This article will help owners of the FC8000 or Q-Series vinyl cutters (Q24, 30, 42, 54, and 64) with their ARMS activation and settings on their equipment.
  1. Press the key.
    • MENU screen is displayed.
      Arms-Settings_pic1
  2. Press the key (ARMS).
    • ARMS setting screen (1/4) is displayed.
      Arms-Settings_pic2
  3. Press the key (MARK SCAN MODE).
    • MARK SCAN MODE screen is displayed.
      Arms-Settings_pic3
  4. Press the key (MARK SCAN MODE).
    • MARK SCAN MODE setting screen is displayed.
      Arms-Settings_pic4
  5. Press the key (ARMS).
    • MARK SCAN MODE is selected and it will return to MARK SCAN MODE setting screen.
      • It will return to MARK SCAN MODE setting screen without changing the settings when you press the POSITION (◄) key (PREVIOUS).
  6. Press the key (POINTS).
    • NUMBER OF POINTS setting screen is displayed.
      Arms-Settings_pic5
  7. Press the key (4POINT).
    • POINTS is selected and it will return to MARK SCAN MODE setting screen.
      • It will return to MARK SCAN MODE setting screen without changing the settings when you press the POSITION (◄) key (PREVIOUS).
  8. Confirm the setting and press the key (SET).
    • Setting will be set, and it will return to ARMS setting screen (1/4).
      • It will return to ARMS setting screen (1/4) without changing the settings when you press the POSITION (◄) key (CANCEL).
  9. Advance to next page (2/4) by pressing the Down Arrow.
    Arms Settings
  10. Press the key .
  11. Select Type 1 or Type 2 depending on what marks you're printing.
    • Default is Type 2.
      Mark Type 2
  12. Press to set.
  13. Press the key.
    • It will return to default screen.