Help using the Canon RK F1

   available on Crystal PM 3.3.0+

   this should work for the Canon RK F1


Setting Crystal PM to accept Canon

1)  Install and Configure Crystal PM Machine Integration Utility

The latest Version can be downloaded here.

Select Canon on device drop down


Machine Settings For RK F1 are


Default settings when the instrument is shipped from Canon are as follows:


[FMT] : 1

[BAU] : 19200.8N1

You need to set TRANS to ON and FMT to 3.. leave default BAU settings


CPM Integration Tool Settings:


Data Speed: 19200

Data Bits: 8

Parity: Even

Stop Bits: One

Flow Control: None



File to select ends with .txt


Assigning a Field from the Machines Data file.

1) Edit the Medical Records

2) Click on the field which will receive the input values

3) Change the description to Canon:ID (ex -> [Canon:6] for OD CYL From Machine)


Fields available to be assigned from XML

ID          Data           ___________________

1                  FileName

2                  Date

3                  VD

4                  OD Raw Data [typically 3 readings]

5                  OD SPH

6                  OD CYL

7                  OD AXIS

8                  OD KER INDEX

9                  OD K1 mm

10                OD K1 diam

11                OD K1 Axis

12                OD K2 mm

13                OD K2 diam

14                OD K2 Axis

15                OD K Avg mm

16                OD K Cyl

17                OD K Axis

18                OD Rest Cyl

19                OD Rest Axis

20                OS Raw Data [typically 3 readings]

21                OS SPH

22                OS CYL

23                OS AXIS

24                OS KER INDEX

25                OS K1 mm

26                OS K1 diam

27                OS K1 Axis

28                OS K2 mm

29                OS K2 diam

30                OS K2 Axis

31                OS K Avg mm

32                OS K Cyl

33                OS K Axis

34                OS Rest Cyl

35                OS Rest Axis

36                PD