from the Forum department...Mobus slave Address
About modbus protocol
By Lynn August Linse on 22 May, 2013 - 9:40 am -
Most slave and master devices support all addresses from 1 to 255, in part because many were...
I don't know what 248 to 255 are used for. They're not used because that's what the Modbus spec...
from the Automation List department...MODBUS /TCP and GPRS firewall/NAT
developing a telemetry system (RTU) based on a cellular modem with build-in GPRS TCP/IP...
I am also trying to do the similar project but in my case the RTU is a controller with GSM/GPRS...
from the Forum department...Polling a Modbus Slave
Setting up communication for Modbus Polling
By Andrzej on 21 May, 2013 - 9:26 am -
Hello, Try use the Modbus Tester from www.modbus.pl to check what errors you have. Regards, ...
By William \(Bill\) L Mostia Jr PE on 19 May, 2013 - 9:30 pm -
What error did you get? William (Bill) L. Mostia, Jr. PE Fellow SIS-TECH Solutions, LP Any...
By Steve Myres on 19 May, 2013 - 7:00 pm -
Sounds like either your master or your slave doesn't want to return more than 50 registers at a...
from the Software department...Modbus data swapping issue
Data is swapped when same ID, function code and no of registers are polled.
By Lynn August Linse on 20 May, 2013 - 1:38 pm -
This is a common issue in "packet switched" radio systems, because the radios do retries...
By Darrin on 20 May, 2013 - 9:34 am -
It sounds like you have a synchronization issue, which can occur if you have a "dead"...
By Mark on 20 May, 2013 - 8:53 am -
Hello, Yes, this is a known issue with MODBUS. I had a slave device once that on occasion...
from the ENG department...COM PORT IN LINUX
linux base com port communication
I just added TCP/IP capability and put it on a new web page: http://www.ctrlterm.com/ ...
Here are some simple open-source zips I just updated a couple of days ago: ...
By Jack on 7 May, 2013 - 4:12 am -
> Need a simple linux command to control simple application in external MCU like > LED...
from the Automation department...GE 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.
from the DCS Interface department...Ovation Serial Interface to Control Logix
Serial interface between Allen Bradley's Control Logix and Emerson Ovation DCS
By Pons Tanawan on 17 May, 2013 - 1:46 am -
Ann, how about the Nexus1250 its provided with RS485 communication port that could support A...
from the Maint/Ops department...Modbus Comms between 2 devices
New to Modbus, trying setup communication between two devices.
from the Will not update department...FactoryLink Run-time OPC Server
FactoryLink 7.2 Runtime OPC Server will not recognize new/modified tags
from the Help department...Wonderware DASABCIP
Unable to connect Wonderware Intouch View to A-B CompactLogix 1769-L32E
from the Salse Department department...GPRS real time data transmission
We would like share the experience for GPRS application.
By Tony on 14 May, 2013 - 4:08 am -
In general, the delay time through GPRS network is about 3-5 seconds, but it is related to real GSM...
from the Project department...Modbus communication between VIPA 300s & Fatek PLC
VIPA PLC MODBUS RTU MASTER/SLAVE COMMUNICATION.
from the MVI46-MCM department...drive control, Modbus RTU using MVI46-MCM & SLC 5/04
I have 3 different VFD brands I would like to control using Modbus RTU. I have a Prosoft MVI46-MCM card in a SLC 5/04 rack.
By Steve Myres on 13 May, 2013 - 12:57 am -
My apologies -- that sample WAS for a 3150 (which at least at that time you had to configure as a...
By Jim on 12 May, 2013 - 7:09 pm -
Thanks for all the replies. I already have the Prosoft card, so no need to pay for firmware...
By Dayvie on 10 May, 2013 - 8:55 pm -
SLC 5/03 5/04 and 5/05's all speak Modbus natively There is no need to purchase a $ 1,500...
from the Control department...Need modbus RU slave simulator to test FC7
Need details of Modbus RTU slave simulator that supports function code FC7
By Helen on 11 May, 2013 - 6:15 am -
Advanced Serial Port Monitor with the MODBUS plugin http://www.aggsoft.com/serial-port-monitor.htm...
Modsak supports FC 7. See: http://wingpath.co.uk/modbus/modsak.php...
from the Forum department...Poll about Open Source DCS/SCADA system.
Poll about if the industry is ready to start adopting open source DCS/SCADA systems.
By GBrown on 9 May, 2013 - 4:14 pm -
The net is littered with failed Open Source projects: 1. Just weren't good enough. 2. Had a...
By Curt Wuollet on 9 May, 2013 - 12:50 am -
Having just come from a stint programming with FOSS for SCADA of a sort. I think it will find a...
from the Forum department...PCS7 to SNMP
Third party communication with PCS7
By Fred Loveless on 9 May, 2013 - 1:45 pm -
Any SNMP Manager software can do this. Kepware has an SNMP Client driver as part of its IT suite....
from the MODBUS connectivity department...Connecting multiple masters to one slave
Using multiple masters in MODBUS RTU
Hi, Thanks for your reply but we use Honeywell TDC3000 in which serial interface supports...
By Darrin Hansen on 9 May, 2013 - 8:56 am -
If you're looking for the lowest-cost solution, I'd suggest the ICC XLTR-1000 gateway...
By Jerry Miille on 8 May, 2013 - 9:24 pm -
You will need a "message scheduler" product to do this. It will need to monitor both...
By Richard on 8 May, 2013 - 7:10 pm -
Hi, Yes it can be done using a gateway, still use Modbus RTU to the mass flow meters, possibly...
By Bob Peterson on 8 May, 2013 - 6:41 pm -
There are several devices that allow multiple masters on a Modbus network. -- Bob ...
from the Forum department...Modbus data giving error code 06
The modbus data giving error code 06 frequently.
from the Forum department...DPU2000R MODBUS Communication
DPU2000R Modbus communication with SCADA using RS-485 but no response although RS-232 is working properly
from the Forum department...Modbus Register read
Howto read Modbus registers to a HMI
By Andrzej on 8 May, 2013 - 1:14 am -
Hello, Try use Modbus Scanner from www.modbus.pl. You can set different com settings,...
Ok, 1. I did try this 2. I will experiment further with the function codes and the leading 4....
By Brian on 7 May, 2013 - 11:23 am -
Company called MONICO makes a Cummins "data communications gateway" Check their website....
My recommendation is to use a generic Modbus master, like Win-Tech's Modscan32 in order to be able...
from the Forum department...Interfacing Tatsuno Lobe Flow Meter to PC
Need help for interfacing Tatsuno Lobe Flow Meter to PC.
In the Tatsuno Lobe Flow Meter Datasheet only contains information that interfacing using 4-20mA...
from the Dept of Bento Boxing department...ModBus Plus
By Darrin on 6 May, 2013 - 5:18 pm -
Our MBP-100 gateway can convert RS-232 and/or RS-485 Modbus RTU to Modbus Plus. ...
from the automation department...MKV 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.
By MPAC on 6 May, 2013 - 10:52 am -
I am not a salesman for this product so you may have to look into who your closest supplier would...
By KANDARP on 6 May, 2013 - 3:06 am -
Thank a lot for your feedback. But i want more information regarding arcnet network. 1. If my...
from the Forum department...field simulation for PLC's
Is there a way to write an value in the 1xxxx and 3xxxx addresses in Modicon quantum PLCs?
In response to my previous post. I know Inputs cannot be written. But I've heard these input...
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