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An instance of a dual wound coil which consists of two coils.
Accessing dual_wound_coils in code
The device collection which contains the dual_wound_coils in your machine is available via
self.machine.dual_wound_coils. For example, to access one called “foo”, you would use
self.machine.dual_wound_coils.foo. You can also access dual_wound_coils in dictionary form, e.g.
You can also get devices by tag or hardware number. See the DeviceCollection documentation for details.
Methods & Attributes
Dual_wound_coils have the following methods & attributes available. Note that methods & attributes inherited from base classes are not included here.
Disable a driver.
Enable a dual wound coil.
Pulse main coil and enable hold coil.
pulse(milliseconds: int = None, power: float = None, **kwargs)¶
Pulse this driver.
- milliseconds – The number of milliseconds the driver should be enabled for. If no value is provided, the driver will be enabled for the value specified in the config dictionary.
- power – A multiplier that will be applied to the default pulse time, typically a float between 0.0 and 1.0. (Note this is can only be used if milliseconds is also specified.)
raise_config_error(msg, error_no, *, context=None)¶
Raise a ConfigFileError exception.