Posted by Olive on 23 May, 2013 - 1:40 amVolume - Dimensions of a tank
need volume info
Posted by Jim Pinto on 23 May, 2013 - 12:57 amJimPinto.com eNews - 23 May 2013
The latest JimPinto.com - Connections for Growth & Success(TM) is on the web.
Posted by Alexandre Besner on 22 May, 2013 - 1:51 pmFoundation fieldbus network to a Modicon m340 PLC
We are looking for an easy way to connect our foundation fieldbus network to our modicon m340 PLC.
Posted by Sunil on 22 May, 2013 - 7:46 amFrame 6, Mark V GT
We are running Frame 6, Mark V GT ,only with gas.Has HRSG. GT for captive power generation in process plant steam for process
Posted by vm on 22 May, 2013 - 1:33 amservo regulator
What is meant integrator convergence gain for servo regulator?
Posted by UY on 21 May, 2013 - 9:42 pmMobus slave Address
About modbus protocol
Posted by Abdou on 21 May, 2013 - 4:01 pmCimplicity configuration
Posted by STEVEN on 21 May, 2013 - 12:31 pmLIquid Fuel Bypass Valve Mark V Flame 5 (MS5001)
Load running at limitation when running on fuel oil.
Posted by Akhtar on 21 May, 2013 - 8:17 amEffect of Water Injection on GT exhaust Temp
If the water injection pump trips, what will happen to GT exhaust temperature?
Posted by davidmcc on 21 May, 2013 - 3:52 amFrame 6B Lube Oil Heaters
Where are the lube oil heaters located?
Posted by Fai on 20 May, 2013 - 9:31 pmCompressor fouling
CPD reduced CTDA remain at low temperature. Baseload was reducing as well
Posted by Nsikan Williams on 20 May, 2013 - 4:27 pmwhat is the inlet air filter high dp trip set point for GE frame 9?
just inherited a new plant without adequate handover documentation. just need some info guys.
Posted by Anshuman on 20 May, 2013 - 12:18 amModbus data swapping issue
Data is swapped when same ID, function code and no of registers are polled.
Posted by MD on 19 May, 2013 - 4:52 pmLoss of MW's after outage
Loss of MW's coming out CI
Posted by ESKAY on 19 May, 2013 - 4:16 pmservo valve calibration
Distillate fuel servo calibration
Posted by JBB on 19 May, 2013 - 1:42 pmPolling a Modbus Slave
Setting up communication for Modbus Polling
Posted by Suraj Shetty on 19 May, 2013 - 1:06 pmGE 90-30 series COMM_REQ slowing down data usage
Slow down communication between GE 90-30PLC which are using COMM_REQ SRTP channel commands. and these are communicating over ethernet through cellular modems. the data plan on the cellular modem has a limit of 5GB only.
Posted by vijay on 19 May, 2013 - 10:40 amRatchet problem
we had a problem in the ratchet mechanism
Posted by Anand on 18 May, 2013 - 3:44 pmRS232C to MODBUS Interface
Request for help related to appropriate hardware-software interface
Posted by george on 18 May, 2013 - 3:26 pmcontrol of servovalve
synchronization of 2 servo valves that control 2 cylinders
Posted by P.P.Salim on 18 May, 2013 - 4:01 amhydraulic filter
How to change over Hydraulic oil filter in frame6B GE gas turbine, while the Gas turbine is in service.
Posted by amirqadri on 17 May, 2013 - 2:22 pmgefanuc 9030 modules
IC693MDL module not giving output after programming.
Posted by ME on 17 May, 2013 - 11:17 amHelp with Modbus Hold and Store
A solution to read, hold and store the modbus datas.
Posted by Sukhdev Singh on 17 May, 2013 - 9:06 amAS160OS (Fix32) Configuration Problem
ABB "OS Loader" Configuration Problem
Posted by Sachin Mewara on 17 May, 2013 - 2:40 amMedium Voltage Drive
To run the MVDs on 40 Deg C ambient temprture.
Posted by Jhon on 17 May, 2013 - 2:00 amWhat is the critical speed of Centaur 40 family?
What is the critical speed of Centaur 40?
Posted by MWO on 16 May, 2013 - 10:06 pmFSRMIN / Acceleration confusion
Very confused about the operation of minimum FSR/Acceleration Control and their constants. (probably too many questions on one posting)
Posted by Fox on 16 May, 2013 - 9:25 pmModbus Comms between 2 devices
New to Modbus, trying setup communication between two devices.
Posted by tania on 16 May, 2013 - 8:06 pmCommunications between Quantum PLCs
Quantum PLC Communications
Posted by Ben on 16 May, 2013 - 5:32 pmUnbalanced external resistance on wound rotor induction motor
Several steps of external resistance used for speed control on motor appear to have uneven amounts of resistance. Is this possible? What will the effect on the motor be?
Posted by Mick on 16 May, 2013 - 5:29 pmWoodward 505 steam controller
Woodward 505 steam controller Alarm issue
Posted by Michael Lancina on 16 May, 2013 - 3:02 pmFactoryLink Run-time OPC Server
FactoryLink 7.2 Runtime OPC Server will not recognize new/modified tags
Posted by Fyzal on 16 May, 2013 - 6:53 amLow Output After Bearing #2 had smoke on GE MS9001E.
Low output after smoke coming out from the extraction pipe from bearing #2
Posted by Junior on 15 May, 2013 - 5:42 pmConnecting level switch
When is the point when I connect the liquid level control?
Posted by Scott on 15 May, 2013 - 10:11 amWonderware DASABCIP
Unable to connect Wonderware Intouch View to A-B CompactLogix 1769-L32E
Posted by DW on 15 May, 2013 - 7:20 amOEE module for aspentech Infoplus 21 (IP21)
Looking for OEE module to be embedded in IP21 databases, for a major company in a worldwide deployment.
Posted by Frank Seipel on 14 May, 2013 - 7:31 pmIntrinsic Safety Question
Question regarding Ex i vs Ex d & mixing
Posted by J. Bhattacharya on 14 May, 2013 - 8:24 amCEMS In-situ analyser
Problems with in-situ CEMS analysers
Posted by EPD on 14 May, 2013 - 7:30 amAI module burns while thundering
Only one Analog input module (Model no-6ES7 331-7KF02-0AB0, Siemens) is frequently burning during thundering.
Posted by Srinivasan on 14 May, 2013 - 2:55 amModbus communication between VIPA 300s & Fatek PLC
VIPA PLC MODBUS RTU MASTER/SLAVE COMMUNICATION.
Posted by Djafer on 13 May, 2013 - 12:05 pmSudden MVAR drop
MVAR suddenly dropped from 6.5 MVAR to -20.6 MVAR
Posted by Frank Seipel on 12 May, 2013 - 7:45 pmModbus remote I/O for Cl. 1 Div 1?
Modbus I/O for hazardous locations
Posted by Frank Seipel on 12 May, 2013 - 7:43 pmQuestion regarding HC900 Operator Station
Question regarding HC900 Honeywell 10" Touchscreen plotting
Posted by Mirzaey on 12 May, 2013 - 12:15 pmBreak Alarm Wincc
Break Alarm in Siemens HMI (Wincc)
Posted by TPS on 12 May, 2013 - 12:36 amAC Voltage Drop Calculation in Cable
Want to calculate the total voltage drop in a 600 meter long cable carrying 150A
Posted by Ahmed Ghanem on 11 May, 2013 - 1:35 pmHeavy lifting
how to make a lifting plan from A to Z?
Posted by raj on 11 May, 2013 - 3:08 amguidance towards joining automation industries as a fresher
guidance towards joining automation industries as a fresher
Posted by edris on 10 May, 2013 - 7:40 pmControl strategy for deltav 7.4
Error message when creating a control strategy on a delta v 7.4
Posted by stanley on 10 May, 2013 - 11:21 amBLDC motor control
BLDC motor speed control, constant torque at low speeds.
Posted by Yogesh on 10 May, 2013 - 12:27 amNeed modbus RU slave simulator to test FC7
Need details of Modbus RTU slave simulator that supports function code FC7
Posted by Mohamad Ashour on 9 May, 2013 - 5:31 pmWhy 250mA fuse for 4-20mA analog input?
Why 250mA fuse for 4-20mA analog input?
Posted by Kenny on 9 May, 2013 - 2:09 pmBasic (I think) signal conversion question
Convert rs422 to 4-20mA?
Posted by ELVIN APONTE on 9 May, 2013 - 12:08 pmMark-V I/O Configurator
In the TCI applications (MarkV I/O Configurator) when I open the Mark-V I/O configurator, all the fields are in RED.
Posted by Mike Borrelli on 9 May, 2013 - 10:39 amMark 5 diagnostic alarms
What causes diagnostic "LVDT position diffhigh REG#5"?
Posted by Soon D. on 9 May, 2013 - 4:49 amPCS7 to SNMP
Third party communication with PCS7
Posted by PT on 9 May, 2013 - 1:05 amModbus data giving error code 06
The modbus data giving error code 06 frequently.
Posted by Tommy on 8 May, 2013 - 6:04 pmReplacement of a Serck Audco 3-way Diverting Ball valve
Anyone know manufacturers that make similar valves out there? As trying to avoid piping modification.
Posted by Me on 8 May, 2013 - 1:56 pmHow to link a slc 5/03
Need to link Slc 5/03 to a pc using an rj45
Posted by VSS on 8 May, 2013 - 1:47 pmConnecting multiple masters to one slave
Using multiple masters in MODBUS RTU
Posted by Elvin Aponte on 8 May, 2013 - 12:48 pmMark-V LCC display" Bad Agent Id "
On the LCC display on Core R on Mark-V control shows a message Bad Agente Id when I tried to change the ID on a DS200SDCC used on Core D before.
Posted by Mohammad on 8 May, 2013 - 8:21 amSettings for Temp. Controller on a Solar Gas Turbine
Settings of a temperature controller of a solar gas turbine are erased due to a battery problem.
Similar system is needed to copy settings from it.
Similar system is needed to copy settings from it.
Posted by Vagif Aghayev on 8 May, 2013 - 8:02 amSafety issues related to 380 kv Power lines
Safety issues related to 380 kv Power lines
Posted by hatemhabib on 8 May, 2013 - 5:01 amDPU2000R MODBUS Communication
DPU2000R Modbus communication with SCADA using RS-485 but no response although RS-232 is working properly
Posted by andrew stennett on 8 May, 2013 - 1:13 amGE frame 6 IVG issue
igv unable to attain 86 igv maximun angle is 62
Posted by smd123 on 7 May, 2013 - 12:01 pmGE Frame 7EA Loss of Flame/TripOil
GE Frame 7EA flameout/trip oil problem
Posted by Ahmed on 7 May, 2013 - 10:43 amMoore TRY Temperature Transmitters Configuration problem
Moore TRY Temp connection to PC problem
Posted by Siamak Tavakolie on 7 May, 2013 - 10:33 am3-way diverting control valve
Replacing two 2-way control valves with one 3-way control valve
Posted by Hector C on 7 May, 2013 - 6:53 am"Purpose" of VARs in an Electrical Grid
What purpose do inductive VARs serve in an electrical grid?
Posted by Hovax on 6 May, 2013 - 11:25 pmMitsubishi Special Type Inverter
Anyone know what is "26" meant in Mitsubishi Special Type Inverter?
Posted by Erik on 6 May, 2013 - 4:55 pmModbus Register read
Howto read Modbus registers to a HMI
Posted by Acramatic on 6 May, 2013 - 12:30 pmA10VSO71 And VT5041-3X (Rexroth)
Closed Loop Control Axial Variable Piston Pump (Hydraulic)
Posted by Prashant on 6 May, 2013 - 10:36 amTurbine Stress Evaluator
How do you calculate load and speed margins from temperature margins, during start up and rolling of steam turbine to avoid/minimize thermal stresses?
Posted by DEWA on 6 May, 2013 - 2:02 amGE Fanuc PLC Alarm
Action handler Fault from GE Fanuc PLC
Posted by DavidMcC on 6 May, 2013 - 1:06 amMark V Power Supplies
how to configure PD for AC power input?
Posted by sensorless on 5 May, 2013 - 5:11 amAutomation in Power generation stations
use of automation in power generation
Posted by KANDARP SHAH on 5 May, 2013 - 4:49 amMKV HMI we want to move communications 3 KM
Shifting communications for our GE MKV HMI for arcnet to ethernet converter when distance is more than 3 KM.
Posted by Rob on 4 May, 2013 - 11:31 amNetwork control of 4-20ma output
Network control of 4-20ma output
Posted by ashwanth on 4 May, 2013 - 3:38 amReal Time Monitoring Allen Bradley SLC 5/03 processor
Real Time Monitoring Allen Bradley SLC 5/03 processor
Posted by Robert Perez on 3 May, 2013 - 9:31 pmPoll about Open Source DCS/SCADA system.
Poll about if the industry is ready to start adopting open source DCS/SCADA systems.
Posted by Noel Brady on 3 May, 2013 - 1:26 pmMagnetizing Current
Power factor in electrical generation systems
Posted by Augustine on 3 May, 2013 - 10:01 amWhat to use for a cabinet fan alarm?
What would you suggest to use as a cabinet fan alarm?
Posted by koen on 3 May, 2013 - 9:15 amfield simulation for PLC's
Is there a way to write an value in the 1xxxx and 3xxxx addresses in Modicon quantum PLCs?
Posted by Fuad Ahmed on 3 May, 2013 - 2:08 amPower Factor Improvement of Gas Turbine Generators
Relationship of Power Factor Improvement of Gas Turbine Generators and its Fuel Comsumption
Posted by Rahul P Sharma on 2 May, 2013 - 11:45 pmFlue Flow Calculation
Is it possible to derive Flue Gas Flow values from Fuel Gas Flow Inlet readings and %age O2 values in Flue Gas
Posted by Ki_ran_r on 2 May, 2013 - 4:12 pmMark V TC failed - open ckt
How to detect & handling Thermocouple failed ckt in Mark V.
Posted by Jack on 2 May, 2013 - 3:06 pmXBT-L1000 (on PC) communicate to a PLC without a Magelis
I just want to know how to set up to let XBT-L1000 to talk to a PLC (113cpu) without using a Magelis.
Posted by engineer on 2 May, 2013 - 11:48 amterminating resistor
Posted by any on 2 May, 2013 - 8:28 amPLC Application software infection
Can a windows virus also infect a PLC?
Posted by eda81 on 2 May, 2013 - 7:06 amInterfacing Tatsuno Lobe Flow Meter to PC
Need help for interfacing Tatsuno Lobe Flow Meter to PC.
Posted by devaphani on 2 May, 2013 - 4:06 amhow to connect OPC UA C++ Server to twincat PLC
How to get a ROS (ROBOT OPERATING SYSTEM) connected to a TWINCAT PLC so they both talk to each other
Posted by anthony brown on 1 May, 2013 - 4:13 pmHP MEG filtration DP Tx Selection
DP transmitter selection for HP MEG filtration
Posted by Chris on 1 May, 2013 - 3:31 pmTDC3000 EPLCG point alarm problem
A DHP box digital composite point won't alarm.
Posted by Tanmay on 1 May, 2013 - 1:32 pmHoneywell DCS EPKS Runtime Error
Running Honeywell EPKS DCS gives runtime error from Microsoft Visual C++
Posted by Louis on 1 May, 2013 - 9:19 amUltrasonic steam metering
Using ultrasonic flow metering for steam.
Posted by Joe on 1 May, 2013 - 9:14 amModBus Plus
Posted by an engineer on 1 May, 2013 - 2:48 aminterview question
what is the best way to answer
Posted by Ibrahim Abdelmohsen on 30 April, 2013 - 2:15 amDCS working as Hart Communicator
new DCS system will be installed. I would like to use my DCS workstations as Hart communicator with the field transmitters
Posted by Tiderunner on 29 April, 2013 - 1:26 pmHach SC200 Controllers
Is anyone else having problems with the HACH SC200 Controllers? We have issues with Temperature spikes.
Posted by chavez on 29 April, 2013 - 4:13 amS7 300 Issues - Changing values in Data Base
problems with DB blocks in simenes s300 processor
Posted by ALI NAAS on 29 April, 2013 - 1:26 amGas composition & Gas metering
Gas composition effect on gas metering.
The vice of being right