Users Manual for Program KPF_CONV_MINIPROF2KPF_WHEEL
Program KPF_CONV_MINIPROF2KPF_WHEEL converts wheel profiles measured by the miniprof profile measuring instrument
into a format suitable for program KPF.
The measured profiles can be oriented relative to an unworn theoretical profile
in program MPLOT by using the command
Command line options
Following options are understood:
| -h ||=|| Write an information message
| -M ||=|| Create a master input data file.
| arg(1) ||=|| Input-data-file
Input data are read in free format:
- Lateral distance from the inside of the wheel to the nominal running circle.
Declared= Real*4 Default= 70 [mm]
- Miniprof file of a wheel profile measurement.
Multiple files can be given by using the "*"-wildcard character.
N.B. The in-file must include the miniprof-header lines.
After the first empty line starts the measured data.
Lines in INFIL beginning with the #-character are treated as comments.
Declared= Character*132 Default= '*.whl'
- Reverse the profile(s) before writing the result to the output.
Declared= Character*3 Default= 'yes'
- File extension of the output data file(s).
Declared= Character*132 Default= '.wheel'
Example of an input data file
Following example: Master.conv_miniprof2kpf_wheelf can be used as a master file:
## Input data for program "kpf_conv_miniprof2kpf_wheel"