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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 17th, 2020, 09:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By Helliana
SLC processors can't bridge like Contrologix...

SLC processors can't bridge like Contrologix processors. You will need a 1203-USB to connect your laptop directly to the drive.

The software you are thinking of is DriveExecutive.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 16th, 2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 364
Posted By Helliana
Your description is missing some exact details,...

Your description is missing some exact details, but this should get you started.

You didn't say what type of processor you where using, so this is done in Studio5000 V32 with tag names.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 16th, 2020, 08:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 364
Posted By Helliana
Probably the simpliest way is to use a timer and ...

Probably the simpliest way is to use a timer and greater than (GRT) instructions with the timer accumulator.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 13th, 2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 431
Posted By Helliana
I sent you a PM.

I sent you a PM.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 13th, 2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 367
Posted By Helliana
Just to help with the software packages: To...

Just to help with the software packages:

To program Panelview Plus, Panelview Plus 6, and Panelview Plus 7, you will need FactoryTalk View Machine Edition (ME) Studio.

FactoryTalk View ME...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 2nd, 2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By Helliana
For Powerflex 4, 40s, 70, 700, and 755 the old...

For Powerflex 4, 40s, 70, 700, and 755 the old DriveExecutive software still works. However, it is obsolete, not being updated, isn't free, and doesn't work for 520 series. I personally prefer to use...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 17th, 2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By Helliana
I have ran Panelbuilder32 on Windows 7 32 and 64...

I have ran Panelbuilder32 on Windows 7 32 and 64 bit without issues. However, Panelbuilder32 does not work with newer versions of RSLinx, so you may have issues uploading/downloading files.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 5th, 2019, 09:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,504
Posted By Helliana
What control method are you using in the drive?...

What control method are you using in the drive? V/Hz, SVC, or Flux? You may want to try using V/Hz to eliminate tuning issues.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 4th, 2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 525
Posted By Helliana
I believe it goes in the last commanded...

I believe it goes in the last commanded direction. If you press the reverse button on the HIM, does it change?

The if you change the direction parameter from Unipolar to Bipolar, you should be...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 3rd, 2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,015
Posted By Helliana
Also, please note that reels have a maximum speed...

Also, please note that reels have a maximum speed at which they can rotate. Be sure you cannot physically get to that limit under any circumstances, such as the dancer gets tied up and the PID loop...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 2nd, 2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,015
Posted By Helliana
I've spent several years doing controls in a wire...

I've spent several years doing controls in a wire plant. Most of the payoffs there received a speed signal from the machine to payoff off to tell it line speed. The dancer signal then trims the line...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 18th, 2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 730
Posted By Helliana
RSLogix/Studio 5000 is for CompactLogix and...

RSLogix/Studio 5000 is for CompactLogix and Controllogix processors as. Versions 20 and previous are known as Rslogix5000 and Versions 21 and up are known as Studio 5000 Logix Designer. It is the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 10th, 2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,595
Posted By Helliana
I talked to some of the Rockwell guys that were...

I talked to some of the Rockwell guys that were involved in upgrading Fedex Memphis from their old PLC-3 redundant PLCs to Controllogix. It was pretty amazing.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 9th, 2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,433
Posted By Helliana
if you want to get fancy and the DINT's can be an...

if you want to get fancy and the DINT's can be an array, you could make a loop with indirect addressing. Wouldn't be hard to do in ladder, but would look nice and neat in structured text. You are...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 4th, 2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 510
Posted By Helliana
This is not the case since Panelviews are...

This is not the case since Panelviews are backwards compatible.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 26th, 2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By Helliana
In my experience, Factorytalk View doesn't really...

In my experience, Factorytalk View doesn't really like to even work as intended, so I would highly recommend throwing a wrinkle in the filesystem. With the way the application manager works, I only...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 18th, 2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 825
Posted By Helliana
I would check into just converting the 1200 to a...

I would check into just converting the 1200 to a 1400 (or 1100 the I/O count is low) and use ethernet. The new processor usually doesn't cost much more than the gateway, it is easy to migrate because...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 15th, 2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 977
Posted By Helliana
You will need to do traditional routing such as...

You will need to do traditional routing such as adding a NAT to be able to accomplish what you want. CIP bridinging from one device to another only works with CIP connections, so you can't bridge...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 28th, 2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 689
Posted By Helliana
You can upgrade from Home to Pro in your system...

You can upgrade from Home to Pro in your system properties. I don't remember the cost. Also, if you have a Windows 7 Pro key you could use it to upgrade as of < a year ago.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 16th, 2019, 08:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,108
Posted By Helliana
I cannot see your pictures. What is the layout of...

I cannot see your pictures. What is the layout of your rack? Usually, You can have the processor and 3 additional modules to the left of the first power supply, and then 8 modules to the right. There...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 12th, 2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,419
Posted By Helliana
If money isn't a huge deal or its easier to for...

If money isn't a huge deal or its easier to for you to purchase directly from your AB distributor, you can buy a 9300-USBS directly from Rockwell. If you are buying one personally, there a forum...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 30th, 2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,392
Posted By Helliana
Not sure about the Micro800 series, but there is...

Not sure about the Micro800 series, but there is example code on how to do this for both CompactLogix and Micrologix/SLC on the Rockwell Knowledgebase. Will these be heating only or are they a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 19th, 2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 882
Posted By Helliana
Could always scale 95->99 so that it is 0->1, and...

Could always scale 95->99 so that it is 0->1, and multiple your speed by that number. If its less than 95%, make your scalefactor 1. It would scale linearly.


You can also use a PID loop whose...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 9th, 2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By Helliana
Have you verified that the uplink address on your...

Have you verified that the uplink address on your 9300-ENA is not a duplicate address on your network?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 1st, 2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By Helliana
Short answer: No. You can make routing...

Short answer: No.

You can make routing tables, but it is not straight forward and it is even possible to do what you are asking with a inexpensive wireless router. You will need expensive managed...
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