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SigmaKoki adapter

Summary:Interfaces with Sigma Koki controllers and associated hardware
Author:Sigma Koki
Platforms:Windows, Mac and Linux (uses serial interface)
Devices:Shutter, XYZ Stage, Camera

The dll files mmgr_dal_SigmaKoki.dll and mmgr_dal_SigmaKokiCamera.dll can be available from following site. Camera driver should be installed before MM setting. Camera driver is available at

Version 1.4(1.4.22 32/64bit) of MM is compatible. Later versions of MM might contain the dll.

deviceXYStage ZStage Shutter
BaudRate4800, 9600, 19200, 38400, 576004800, 9600, 19200, 38400, 576009600, 19200, 38400

BaudRate should be selected according to the device.

Notes for the SHOT controllers:

  • Make sure that the controller is in Host control mode
  • Make sure that the INTERFACE of the controller is set to RS232C
  • Make sure that the BAUD rate selected in the controller is the same as used here
  • Make sure that the DELIMITER in the controller is CRLF

Step size of XY stage is fixed to 0.1 um or 0.01um depending on the type of the stage. Z stage can change stepsize at "Preset". Detail information is included in the document with downloading zip archive.

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