from the Special Effects department...Interfacing dmx controller to a plc
Interfacing dmx controller to plc using serial port commands
1. if you need to start a show by means of plain ASCII commands, any RS232 card is suitable....
By Ikhtiander on 8 February, 2014 - 11:17 pm -
Anoop, T-mac Technologies produces Modbus RTU (RS-485) to DMX512 (RS-485) gateway so it would be...
from the Forum department...Modbus RTU FC05 gives Error Code 84
Redundant S7 400H w. redundant Modbus_RTU connection to Honeywell-Control-System ==> no problem for 3 years. After adding (2) CP341 in redundant de-central periphery ==> sometimes error code 84 after sending FC05.
from the Forum department...ControlLogix Input->Output Fastest reaction
What is the fastest reaction time (measurable with external oscilloscope) between Input->Logic (PLC)->Output in ControLogix
Thanks both I understand from your answers that: 1) Fast I/O response can be achieved in...
By Ikhtiander on 8 February, 2014 - 8:49 pm -
Josep, best case ILO for Controllogix system you may achieved is less than 100 uS, if Peer to...
By James Ingraham on 7 February, 2014 - 9:30 pm -
Best-case ILO (Input Logic Output) throughput for the ControLogix System? I'm not 100% sure, and...
from the simplification makes it harder department...Mitsubishi VFD control by PLC
Controlling the frequency (0-60 Hz) of a Mitsubishi FR-E720-S30 VFD (they call them inverters) with a Mitsubishi Q00UCPU.
from the Forum department...WinCC Startup Fail
WinCC Startup Fail
By Kevin Grey on 8 February, 2014 - 4:09 am -
Hi, WinCC could fail more many reasons, although I think you probably have not closed down...
from the Electrical Engineering department...Communicate ER300P energy meter with PLC
How do I enter programming mode and communicate ER300P meter with PLC SIEMENS 200?
from the Forum department...Modbus TCP to PLC using vb.net
visual basic code to write to a Schneider Premium PLC via TCP. The only problem is that i cannot read the response back from the PLC.
By Carlo on 5 February, 2014 - 9:37 pm -
My dll can do all of this and it's free. It's called Shortbus. Look up "shortbus modbus...
from the dept of redunancy dept department...PLC remote communications
Remote communications of machine PLC, without going on to customer network
Citrix XenApp. It is a very powerful and easy to manage application delivery securely in about any...
By Gerald Beaudoin on 31 January, 2014 - 4:21 pm -
> The company I work for uses a Citrix application to present the control > systems (CS) to...
> You might want to google COSY141 VPN router. Thanks for that info! I just added a link to...
from the sample SLC PLC Code for Micromotion department...Seeking PLC Sample Code for Micromotion Flow Meter
Looking for Sample PLC Code to talk Modbus to a Micromotion MVD (or any model of) flowmeter.
By Larry Bunting on 5 February, 2014 - 10:57 am -
Can you send me additional information (PLC Code Examples, etc.) concerning this project? I am...
from the PID department...PID PLC Blocks - Proportional Component
Quantum PID - What's with my proportional component.
By Hans H. Eder on 5 February, 2014 - 5:29 am -
The incremental version is absolutely the one to prefer – as you can even for the I-controller...
By Steve Myres on 3 February, 2014 - 3:02 pm -
Does the block operate in "velocity mode"? That can give results that are hard to...
By William Sturm on 3 February, 2014 - 9:15 am -
What kind of PLC? Are there any options for a PID block with a non-incremental algorithm? You are...
from the automation department...modbus TCP protocol
Is Modbus a synchronous or asynchronous protocol?
By dmolley on 4 February, 2014 - 10:21 pm -
I see this is an old thread but I thought I would chime in... The answers to the question...
from the R&D department...Help with MODBUS Address
Help needed with writing a bit (true/false) to a modbus adress
By gil on 4 February, 2014 - 7:27 am -
Hi. Writing to 14.03 is not an issue I can handle it very easily from labview. my question is...
By gil on 4 February, 2014 - 3:09 am -
Hi, I'm using labview in order to write into the ABB inverter The inverter/drive is a Modbus...
The inverter/drive is a Modbus slave. You need a Modbus master to initiate a write command to...
from the Instrumentation department...Pressure transmitter signal range
Lowest possible range for pressure transmitter signal
from the Forum department...Bidirectional DP Flow Transmitter Configuration
How to configure a single DP Transmitter to measure a bidirectional flow across the orifice.
By d- on 3 February, 2014 - 11:22 am -
of course, just make sure that you are using the transmitter for measured d/p with your elevated...
By otised on 3 February, 2014 - 10:39 am -
I assume your concern is for taking the square root of a negative number. If your DCS has an...
from the Forum department...Intellisys Controller Units Not Changing
How to change Pressure units of Intellisys Controller from Bar to Psig?
from the Forum department...Modbus and Safety Loops
If modbus suitable for safety loops
By d- on 1 February, 2014 - 6:46 am -
The the undefined modes of failure and rates failure of any distributed system, not just MODBUS,...
By Lynn August Linse on 31 January, 2014 - 9:32 am -
I doubt you'll find anyone willing to certify Modbus, plus your insurance company won't like...
from the Forum department...Allen Bradley DH+ network with RSLogix OPC server
Establishing communication with A-B PLC 2/30 and reading/writing data from/to this PLC using OPC server
By Ikhtiander on 31 January, 2014 - 10:08 pm -
Hi AM, In my opinion, there are 2 possibilities : 1. As Gerald guessed, you dont have...
By Gerald Beaudoin on 30 January, 2014 - 7:50 am -
First thing I would check: Does the version of RSLinx support the communication that you wish to...
from the Forum department...VFD Control using Pump Smart only
Pump control using Pump smart Only
from the Automation List department...Comparing PLC and DCS
I am new in the field of automation. Could anybody tell me the difference between PLC and DCS other than I/O handling capacity?
By James Ingraham on 29 January, 2014 - 10:53 pm -
annapurna stated: "Plc [sic] requires an communication interface and DCS has inbuilt...
By annapurna on 29 January, 2014 - 2:12 am -
Plc requires an communication interface and DCS has inbuilt communication protocol....
from the Forum department...AB Micro850 Modbus TCP programming
Trying to Connect a Parker SSD 6053 ENET module to a ALLEN BRADLEY Micro850 over Modbus TCP
from the Communications department...How do OPC works?
How do OPC works and what are the differences with other protocols?
In OPC, the OPC server has the low-level driver that talks the comm protocol of the field device. ...
By pvbrowser on 24 January, 2014 - 10:07 am -
OPC is only open for those who pay for. There is an old OPC that is based on: ...
from the Automation department...AB Micrologix Modbus communication with Conzerv EM6433
I have converted EM6400 RS485 port to RS232 and configured all setting as per documents and getting error "Modbus exception code 02 returned: Illegal data address"
By Lynn August Linse on 24 January, 2014 - 10:49 am -
Either you are asking for a register which doesn't exist, or you are trying to read mis-aligned...
from the Android department...Writing String Over PLC from Android
How to Write String on TCP plc from Android Device?
from the Forum department...Ethernet/IP Specification
By Steve Myres on 23 January, 2014 - 12:36 pm -
I don't know that there is anywhere else to get that. There's plenty of protocols that don't...
from the Forum department...Optimal Root Loci technique
I need some notes on the Letov-Chang methods of locating optimal poles in the Root Loci.
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