Posted by Wayne Lee on 26 February, 2013 - 1:45 pmRequire HMI for -40C to +50C Operating Temperature
We require an HMI (touch screen computer), for extreme operating temperatures of -40 deg to +50 deg. Can anyone recommend from where to get this?
Posted by John Storr on 26 February, 2013 - 5:05 amHelp for a Design Engineering Student - spray coating forging and forming samples
Help with mechatronic design for a system for spray coating forging and forming samples.
Posted by Edwin on 26 February, 2013 - 12:40 amUsing ABB EtherCAT system's distributed clocks concept
Does ABB EtherCAT system support the distributed clocks concept (DC) for synchronization of local clocks in the EtherCAT components?
Posted by Gavin Bennett on 25 February, 2013 - 10:43 pmSiemens CP5611
Using a cp5611 profibus card with Windows 7 OS
Posted by Controman on 25 February, 2013 - 5:48 pmMeaning of DC (designated controller) in RST mark 6e
What specificity does R controller have with the DC LED?
Posted by dinster on 25 February, 2013 - 5:28 pmYokogawa Centum CS upgrade to Centum VP
Upgrading from Centum CS UNIX to Centum VP Windows environment.
Posted by dinster on 25 February, 2013 - 5:18 pmConverting Yokogawa Centum CS3000 Trending File
How to convert Centum CS3000 *.TRF trending file?
Posted by MAATALLAH on 24 February, 2013 - 1:22 pmHigh vibration BB11
High vibration BB1 in Mark V HMI turbine
Posted by Roy on 24 February, 2013 - 11:23 amservo motor repair
servomotor repair information
Posted by ESKAY on 24 February, 2013 - 4:49 amday/time setting in HMI
unable to set the date/time in HMI.
Posted by Controman on 23 February, 2013 - 6:03 pmToshiba power transformer cooling system
What's the role of the oil flow indicator?
Posted by soheil on 23 February, 2013 - 2:46 pmGE MS 6001B
differences between MS6001B MODEL 6561 & MS6001B MODEL 6581?
Posted by muntaser on 23 February, 2013 - 12:13 pmUsing flow transmitter to measure sulfur
How to connect transmitter when measuring sulfur using flow transmitter?
Posted by kLous on 23 February, 2013 - 11:24 amAs CPD increases, exhaust temperature decreases
Cooling Air flows (which comes directly from CPD), As CPD increases at the same Firing Temp. the Exhaust Temp will become slightly lower due to the increased cooling flow.
Posted by REME on 23 February, 2013 - 10:47 amGTG 1 TRIP ON PROCESSOR _C_FROZEN
Machine in ISOCH mode and communication failed on processor C
Posted by Semutsakti on 23 February, 2013 - 10:41 amMark V can't reset
Mark V can"t reset
Posted by RPS on 23 February, 2013 - 9:26 amLow Cost Low Weight Sensor
Looking for a low cost low weight sensor (0.05 - 5 Kilograms)
Posted by James Ingraham on 22 February, 2013 - 9:34 pmHigh-speed miniature actuators
Looking for a low-cost, high speed, high-duty cycle miniature linear actuator.
Posted by Cris on 22 February, 2013 - 8:58 pmFlow measurement and valve position
Where to install the flow measurement device?
Posted by Charles on 22 February, 2013 - 1:59 pmMK5 Bad EEPROM Checksum
Troubleshooting MK5 "bad eeprom checksum" alarms and <T> core A4 status.
Posted by koukos on 22 February, 2013 - 4:49 amLS2100 static starter command for 9fa
Lci startup command through software (UDH) or through hardware?
Posted by marius on 22 February, 2013 - 4:06 amModbusTCP/IP Communications
Modbus TCP/IP communication between a CJ2M Omron PLC and a F650 Relay from GE
Posted by nicer on 21 February, 2013 - 10:38 pmBinary Output Modulating Actuator
To control a Process Variable through a Binary Output Modulating Actuator
Posted by nicer on 21 February, 2013 - 10:33 pmLevel-Flow Cascade-Ratio Control
To control tank level and the ratio of its two inflow, at the same time
Posted by Jordan on 21 February, 2013 - 6:22 pmIntrinsically safe barrier required?
When are IS barriers required?
Posted by Jim Pinto on 21 February, 2013 - 6:08 pmJimPinto.com eNews - 22 February 2013
The latest Jim Pinto.com eNews - 22 February 2013 - Connections for Growth & Success
Posted by MAATALLAH on 21 February, 2013 - 1:28 pmUsing AutoCalibrate Display to View Parameters
Using AutoCalibrate display to view parameters when the turbine is running
Posted by sherif elzoghby on 21 February, 2013 - 10:22 amDWATT alarm
Alarm: DWATT is too low to support TNR-TNR lower
Posted by paein on 20 February, 2013 - 11:36 pmSynchronisation in Power plant
Posted by tossone on 20 February, 2013 - 10:57 pmHelp finding rung number in RSlogix 500
Looking for information on how to find the rung number where a program stopped
Posted by ltw on 20 February, 2013 - 9:40 pmFunction of Constants
Function of constants in MarkV
Posted by Gary Lynch on 20 February, 2013 - 3:37 pmConformance test Modbus/ASCII
Conformance test Modbus/ASCII
Posted by Bob Vandervart on 20 February, 2013 - 12:16 pmBuild a Servo Hydraulic Multi-Actuator System
Two technicians are going to build a Servo-Hydraulic Actuator System (As a hobby, this is not commercial).
Posted by Sadiya on 20 February, 2013 - 10:51 amDifference between Simple cycle and Combined Cycle
What is the difference between Simple cycle gas turbines and combined cycle gas turbines?
Posted by BrettA on 20 February, 2013 - 5:50 amDP Tx for Interface
Convince my employer that its not the right application
Posted by kwaku on 20 February, 2013 - 12:46 amCimplicity HMI Viewer Addition
Additional Cimplicity HMI viewer configuration
Posted by DigilogJoe on 19 February, 2013 - 5:41 pmppro ptur variables
Posted by has100 on 19 February, 2013 - 12:44 pmCimplicity 8.2 task
VB Scripting regarding time capturing.
Posted by Tom Bullock on 19 February, 2013 - 10:34 amRisk assessment responsibility
Who is responsible for risk?
Posted by apollo on 18 February, 2013 - 1:09 pmValidation of gas turbine performance test measurements
How do you validate gas turbine performance measurements?
Posted by Narayanan on 18 February, 2013 - 8:47 amCurrent loop signal
Currently working on a positioner and have basic knowledge of the functioning; am Looking for clarification on how the power for controller is drawn from the 4-20mA current loop
Posted by Paul on 18 February, 2013 - 6:18 amSmall scale SCADA system
Small scale SCADA system
Posted by August Benson on 18 February, 2013 - 1:38 amYokogawa CS3000 HIS Download Error
HIS download database error
Posted by Bruce B on 17 February, 2013 - 3:09 pmAB QB Module - Simple test program
Have some 1771-QB Modules to test
Posted by apollo on 16 February, 2013 - 3:30 pmGas Turbine Air Flow
How do you measure gas turbine air flow?
Posted by malaccaescobar on 16 February, 2013 - 11:13 amSCADA Lost Connection to PLC all Commissioning Data Gone
Commissioning data on PLC lost. OMG!
Posted by sherif elzoghby on 16 February, 2013 - 8:49 amTorque converter
torque converter rotating crank during normal operation
Posted by RK Sastry on 16 February, 2013 - 12:02 amDigital Panel Meters
Suggestions for Obsolete panel meter replacement
Posted by Bruce Thompson on 15 February, 2013 - 1:54 pmReplacing a SyMax model 650 PLC
Experiences replacing a SyMax model 650 PLC.
Posted by MARK on 15 February, 2013 - 12:23 pmVariation of parameters in frame V machine
observed variation in parameters like speed, SRV , GCV , P2 pressure , IGV , CPD and exhaust temperatures.........
Posted by Marcos Escobar on 15 February, 2013 - 9:39 amMinimum voltage for Hart communication
Need you opinion on this topic: Minimum voltage for Hart communication
Posted by Jeff on 15 February, 2013 - 9:34 amPort Forwarding
M340 and GT4230 Port Forwarding
Posted by Sanjeev on 15 February, 2013 - 4:30 amDCS/PLC for Unmanned Offshore Paltform
Zone 2 requirement for PLC/DCS in Offshore platform
Posted by newtothis on 15 February, 2013 - 2:58 amVSD Driven motor
VSD and Motor
Posted by remith on 15 February, 2013 - 1:27 amDoes the reading of a differential pressure transmitter change if we use a capillary tube?
will the reading of a differential pressure transmitter change if we use a capillary tube?
Posted by Tim Newell on 14 February, 2013 - 12:56 pmWonderware DASABCIP Protocol - Load and Configure
Problem loading the ABCIP protocol
Posted by ELAHIDOOST on 14 February, 2013 - 8:40 amEthernet Module CMM742
HMI has problem after replacing Ethernet Module IC697CMM742
Posted by Tim Smith on 14 February, 2013 - 4:30 amFlow Control Valve Pressure Drop
Comparing to supplier specs for flowmeter and flow control valve, the steam flows we are getting are very low
Posted by mhs100 on 14 February, 2013 - 1:22 amMark VIe ToolboxST Building and downloading error
"Error,9:07:24 AM,Compress Distributed I/O is required to calculate unique multicast addresses. This is a one time operation."
Posted by Subin on 14 February, 2013 - 12:15 amXAMControl Software
Looking for a supplier of XAMControl Software other than EVON Company
Posted by Abdollah on 13 February, 2013 - 4:49 pmRuning Gas Turbine with Battery Ground Fault
Is it allowed to run the gas turbine when having a battery ground fault (L64)?
Posted by charz on 13 February, 2013 - 12:57 pmUnity pro configuration
Defining addresses in Unity Pro
Posted by Amrabah on 13 February, 2013 - 10:44 amProducer/Consumer ethernet fieldbus protocols
Response time in Ethernet-based automation systems using Producer/consumer protocols.
Posted by mamo on 13 February, 2013 - 1:36 ammkv problem
mkv problem not sending data to ovation DCS using GSM
Posted by sdbarman on 13 February, 2013 - 12:50 amMark-VIeS Reference Required
Looking for comments on Mark-VIeS
Posted by Shabbir on 12 February, 2013 - 11:52 pmFlow Totalizer
Looking for help to create a flow totalizer program for S7-300 using ladder logic.
Posted by martinl on 12 February, 2013 - 1:49 pmreport by exception using modbus
looking for assistance to set up report by exception in new controller
Posted by Rudy on 12 February, 2013 - 11:50 amSynchronous Generator Voltage
AC generator voltage,excitation current, voltage drop and power flow
Posted by tntink on 12 February, 2013 - 11:25 amWebsites for Industrial Furnace advice?
Are there any good web sites that can be recommended where I may find and speak with Industrial Furnace Engineers for advice?
Posted by Chris Keith on 12 February, 2013 - 10:43 amCLI Messaging with ControlLogix
CLI Communication to a MARKEM Printer via an Allen-Bradley ControlLogix PLC
Posted by Thair on 12 February, 2013 - 8:33 amGenerator Tripping
Generator breaker Trips when generator connected to DG
Posted by sanjay on 12 February, 2013 - 1:45 amMean time between failure of HP Servers
Looking for information on Mean time between failure of HP Servers
Posted by Jobial on 11 February, 2013 - 7:10 pmStatic or Brushless excitation?
I need know what is the best excitation system? static or brushless? ... and y what is more expensive?
Posted by Corey Daly on 11 February, 2013 - 5:42 pmGenerator Excitation
Effects of governor response on recovery time
Posted by Jignesh on 11 February, 2013 - 4:11 amRTU FF Device wireless communication with Asset Management System
Communication (Wireless/Radio)of RTU FF Devices with Asset Management System.
Posted by simon on 10 February, 2013 - 3:14 pmHMI protocol for MOTOMAN robots
HMI driver for MOTOMAN
Posted by The miracle worker on 10 February, 2013 - 12:08 pmThermocouple and DCS Readings Different, possible cause?
Possible issue with WX compensation cable to DCS reading of Thermocouple temperature?
Posted by Asad Khan on 10 February, 2013 - 10:23 amError of proportional only controller
Error of proportional only controller
Posted by Govind on 9 February, 2013 - 10:52 pmproblem of MPCB tripping
How to overcome the problem of MPCB tripping?
Posted by Rokan Uddin on 9 February, 2013 - 4:08 pmNatural gas flow meter summit8800 problem.
Krone Summit8800 natural gas flow meter calculation is erratic due to upstream pressure beyond limit.
Posted by RV on 9 February, 2013 - 11:44 amTrouble Communicating with Micro Motion Liquid Density Meter
I could not communicate with my PC when i connected the MM LDM 7835 to my PC
Posted by Hassan wahby on 9 February, 2013 - 3:20 amPowerLogic SCADA
Software protection failure message
Posted by s. buqain on 8 February, 2013 - 9:46 pmSealing air GE frame 9e
i am confused about sealing air from stage 5 of the compressor for sealing
Posted by username on 8 February, 2013 - 10:22 amROCLINK800 Floboss 107 MODBUS Slave configuration
I am trying to configure the Floboss 107 as a MODBUS Slave with specified register I/O parameters as specific MODBUS addresses.
Posted by saad on 8 February, 2013 - 4:53 amHelp writing surge control program with simatic
how can i start with simatic to do a ladder program with step7 for a surge Control of a centrifugal compressor?
Posted by madmax on 8 February, 2013 - 12:37 amMark VI alarm
Having an intermittent alarm on HMI for GE Mark VI. It is as follows: "loss of DC power to DGP trip circuits"
Posted by old guy on 7 February, 2013 - 11:45 pmHigh Performance HMI
Most successful HMI design of all time.
Contradictory trend in HMI design? You tell me.
Contradictory trend in HMI design? You tell me.
Posted by Dragan on 7 February, 2013 - 5:52 pmwhat happens if turbine rated power is smaller than gen nominal power
what happens if turbine rated power is smaller than gen nominal power
Posted by tekairman on 7 February, 2013 - 3:56 pmNeed Fieldserver config file example for converting to Siemens BAS Modbus
Need .csv file for some client device (Tek-Air or ?) going through a Fieldserver ProtoNode into Siemens BAS modbus.
Posted by Hugo Eckener on 7 February, 2013 - 12:43 pmRobot CAMERA dolly - INERTIAL MISMATCH RATIO ??
Looking for recommendations for reasonable Inertial-Mismatch Ratio for new high speed camera dolly system
Posted by Wahidul Islam on 7 February, 2013 - 11:02 amMark VI gas control fault
gas control fault shows in the alarm section of mark 4 gas turbine
Posted by ModbusCPP on 7 February, 2013 - 9:12 amCommunicating over Modbus with C++ (MFC)
how to communicate with a modbus device using c++
Posted by Ardian on 6 February, 2013 - 10:46 amwhy a separate 24V DC system?
why procuring a separate 24V dc system for RTU cabinet (RTU and communication equipment)and not using existing one?
Posted by Charles on 6 February, 2013 - 9:54 amcompensation cable in tc
about compensation cable info reqirements
Posted by Arthur on 6 February, 2013 - 9:15 amWINCC SCADA
Advice and Direction needed for design of WinCC SCADA Control interface
Posted by Deepak C Mohan on 6 February, 2013 - 3:29 amHoneywell S9000 serial communication
Pin Configuration for 25 pin RS232/RS 485 pin
Posted by Salah on 6 February, 2013 - 2:02 amHigh Failure Rate for ICS Triplex system
Faulty modules number of ICS Triplex system is increasing
Posted by sandy on 5 February, 2013 - 4:34 pmEquivalent operating hours calculation
what determines eoh and eh counter reading?
Posted by Tom Bullock on 5 February, 2013 - 11:20 amSafety risk assessment
Safety risk assessment report
Posted by syurish on 5 February, 2013 - 11:05 amAll about Sensors - January IFSA Newsletter
New issue of IFSA Newsletter, No.1, January 2013
The sheep that fly over your head are soon to land.