from the Control Engineering department...Modbus RTU
Problems establishing communications (Modbus RTU) between an Omron CP1H PLC
from the Forum department...Simulate HMI to PLC communication
How to simulate scada communication?
By Andrzej on 18 December, 2011 - 3:39 pm -
Hi, For modbus communication you can use the Modsim from www.win-tech.com Regards Andrzej ...
from the Engineering department...ABB Masterbus 300 Max Comm Distance
What is the max distance of the Masterbus 300 network
By Rob on 17 December, 2011 - 12:47 am -
It depends on the cable type. The ABB masternet manual gives the max segment length for Co-ax...
from the Forum department...Watlow F4 temperature control
Attempting to change the temperature of a temperature chamber through a Watlow F4 controller and a serial connection.
Watlow has quite an assortment of reference material linked from the F4 page: ...
from the Obsolescence department...Interbus
Advice on Interbus obsolescence needed
By Walt Boyes on 16 December, 2011 - 3:16 pm -
You should check with ODVA. Their website is http://www.odva.org. ODVA is the organization that...
By bob peterson on 16 December, 2011 - 10:23 am -
ASI is not well supported in the US, and does not handle analog well at all. Devicenet is a PITA...
By Dick Caro on 16 December, 2011 - 7:50 am -
Interbus was/is a perfectly acceptable low level fieldbus for discrete I/O. Competition over the...
By bob peterson on 15 December, 2011 - 1:07 pm -
A lot depends on what equipment is actually connected to the network and what part of the world you...
from the fiber optic department...fiber optic signal
fiber optic signal attenuation
from the I&C department...Arcnet Specifications
need specifications for arcnet coaxial cables used for communication between <C> core and <I> stations
By sukhdev singh on 16 December, 2011 - 6:14 am -
Dear Mr. Kevin, Thanks a lot Regards, Sukhdev Singh, India...
Sukdev, All of the above information--and more--can be found in GEH-6195, the Mark V System...
By Kevin Goh on 15 December, 2011 - 4:15 am -
Dear Sukdev, Cable: RG62 A/U. 1.5m<length<304.8m per segment terminating resister: 93...
from the Application in ION system department...Modbus registers for UPS Newave documentation
Looking for a link to a document - User guide with Modbus registers for UPS Newave approx 200kVA
from the Forum department...Modbus Addressing Reference for PM800
Looking for Modbus addressing reference for Schneider-Electric power meter PM800.
The link has given previously is not updated. I hope that one will be fine: ...
By william on 15 December, 2011 - 10:04 pm -
>> http://ecatalog.squared.com/techlib/docdetail.cfm?oid=090089268022aab6 > I can't...
from the Forum department...Mark V Historian
I would like to add a second Arcnet Card to our Mark V PI Historian
from the Control System department...Different Modbus Value Indication Nuflo 2000 ModWorx vs Modscan32
Different Modbus Value Parameter Reading comparing ModWorx and SCADA is showing different value.
Gerry, That is an excellent analysis and example. David...
By Gerry on 12 December, 2011 - 1:04 pm -
There were a couple of typos in my last post that could cause confusion. They are corrected here. ...
By Gerry on 12 December, 2011 - 11:14 am -
Chrisman, The values you show are very close, which suggests that you have the correct high word,...
The word format are 32 bit float. example variable: Some variable value, for instant reading...
By Andrzej on 10 December, 2011 - 5:10 pm -
Hello, Try use the modbus tester from www.modbus.pl. You can see raw data (byte by byte) from...
By Gerry on 9 December, 2011 - 10:50 am -
The ModWorX program does not use a proprietary protocol. It communicates using modbus. You can...
By Brian Cervi on 9 December, 2011 - 9:05 am -
You did not mention "how different" the values are. Is one correct and the other totally...
By David on 9 December, 2011 - 3:15 am -
It would help if you gave - several examples of what the differences are. - word format...
from the Automation department...Modbus Communication cause 24VDC power Float by 6Vdc
the power supply is floating by 6VDC on the compressor panel due to a serial link comm on between the PLC AB Flex IO prososf module and the VFD motor drive motor.
A two way isolator isolates the lines from each other. A 3 way isolator isolates the lines and the...
Yes it is 2 wire modbus communication, the ground is connected, and the ground of the 2 systems is...
This doesn't sound like a Modbus communication configuration issue. But it isn't clear what...
from the Testing the communication department...Testing with MODSCAN a communication between EGX100 and slave
I need help to use the MODSCAN to test the communication between a ECMB (Energy meter communication board) that permits communicate through Modbus RTU, and the gateway EGX100 (of Powerlogic)that permits communicate between Modbus and Ethernet.
By Andrzej on 10 December, 2011 - 5:05 pm -
Hello, You can use the modbus scanner from www.modbus.pl to check if your configuration for the...
I use both Modscan32 and Simply Modbus. Either is entirely functional and suitable for...
> I too have had trouble getting MODSCAN to communicate. I had much better > results with...
By Tim on 9 December, 2011 - 12:27 pm -
I too have had trouble getting MODSCAN to communicate. I had much better results with Simply...
from the Forum department...Connecting devices using HART protocol
Is Optiflex 1300C TDR (Krohne) compatible with TS550 console (Franklin Fueling System)?
from the Automation department...Toshiba L2PU22 Controller
By bhargav89 on 6 December, 2011 - 11:07 pm -
waiting for some help.... regards, bhargav...
from the npc department...Redundancy ControlNet
Redundancy ControlNet issue
By Ken Roach on 2 December, 2011 - 11:11 am -
The architecture you are describing is not the way ControlLogix Redundancy is designed to work. ...
from the Forum department...Connecting Yaskawa V1000 to S7 with Profibus
S7 with Yaskawa V1000 inverter on Profibus
By Manfred Anderl on 2 December, 2011 - 1:57 am -
Hello Nicolas, for rebuild of Yaskawa V1000 from Standard I/O to Profibus I would be interested...
from the Siemens department...Connecting Yaskawa V1000 to S7 with Profibus
Looking for example project.
from the Forum department...1 Analog + 1 Digital Networked Data Acquisition
Need advice on a system to collect data from an 1 analog + 1 digital input, and get that information into a networked database.
Thank you all for your suggestions. You brought up some very interesting ideas and I am exploring...
from the Forum department...Linux Modbus Command line utility to set a coil on/off
Is anyone aware of a command line utility to set the value of a coil on a modbus device (like modpoll but to set a value not read)?
By Tallak Tveide on 1 December, 2011 - 7:31 am -
Hi! I have written a ruby command line tool for this. please check out...
from the Forum department...Multiple Modbus RTU device to Single PLC via wireless help
need help on modbus integration over wireless.
There is a ZigBee based solution, which does support Modbus RTU slaves from a Modbus TCP master. ...
from the "Two Holes In The Wall" department...Modicon multiple MSTR excecuting
Program behavior when max number of MSTR is exceeded.
By Brian Cervi on 29 November, 2011 - 9:51 am -
The technical apps guys in Canada did a test a few years back with multiple MSTRs all running...
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