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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 15th, 2019, 07:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,281
Posted By JohnCalderwood
Maybe going a bit off-topic here...but a lot of...

Maybe going a bit off-topic here...but a lot of young sparkies here these days can only use the PLC code as their troubleshooting of default, many cannot even read an wiring diagram....
They get a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 15th, 2019, 04:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By JohnCalderwood
my eds files are in C:Users\Public\Public...

my eds files are in C:Users\Public\Public Documents\Rockwell\EDS
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 15th, 2019, 03:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By JohnCalderwood
would it not be easier just to download it from...

would it not be easier just to download it from new?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 14th, 2019, 03:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 123
Posted By JohnCalderwood
I see you have found the thread about manuals...

I see you have found the thread about manuals already....

Search Gem80 on this forum and there are many posts....
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 13th, 2019, 03:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 478
Posted By JohnCalderwood
I remember using a light curtain system that you...

I remember using a light curtain system that you could teach/tune the beams to see and stop items with a certain pattern, and ignore others.

We used it to allow a fork truck to come in so far with...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 7th, 2019, 05:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 440
Posted By JohnCalderwood
Not sure about Denmark and SLC5/05, but for...

Not sure about Denmark and SLC5/05, but for repairs of Rockwell products, I have used Lektronix in the past, who are a Rockwell company

https://www.lektronix.com/contact

They do let you select...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 4th, 2019, 04:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By JohnCalderwood
You still need Developer. List price in the...

You still need Developer.

List price in the UK is £266 and part number is 9328-CCWDEVENE
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 12th, 2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 433
Posted By JohnCalderwood
aye, you are not kidding....!! We wanted to...

aye, you are not kidding....!!

We wanted to get the Socomec Diris A40 reading data on Modbus to a ControlLogix PLC, and had to get quotes from System Integrators, ranging from £3k to...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 29th, 2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,358
Posted By JohnCalderwood
2 come to mind...one from early on in my career...

2 come to mind...one from early on in my career and one from recent

1) At a nuclear power station processing plant project in North of Scotland. Wired up a brand new GEC Minigem to the drawings....
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 28th, 2019, 04:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 685
Posted By JohnCalderwood
I touted my CV around some recruitment agencies a...

I touted my CV around some recruitment agencies a few years back, and I was of the opinion that I needed the interview experience as well, so was happy to go to a few.

My CV was sent to all...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 25th, 2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 389
Posted By JohnCalderwood
John, I have only used the Micro850...

John,

I have only used the Micro850 once...and I can appreciate the heartache you have....

The only thing I can truly comment on is the RealTime Clock, part number #2080-MEMBAK-RTC for the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 21st, 2019, 02:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By JohnCalderwood
https://www.teamviewer.com/en/ James,...

https://www.teamviewer.com/en/

James, Teamviewer is remote support/access software - probably about the only one used by external companies that can access my IT PC without any grief.....
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 11th, 2019, 02:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,391
Posted By JohnCalderwood
Ha, my company get around that by forcing an IT...

Ha, my company get around that by forcing an IT password change every 4 weeks,so you need to be a bit more creative........
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 10th, 2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 387
Posted By JohnCalderwood
What I found with the 16 channel wiring arms was...

What I found with the 16 channel wiring arms was that the terminal numbers are embossed on the arm, so if you were to look closely enough they may be incorrect between digital and analog cards.

In...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 8th, 2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By JohnCalderwood
Depends how quickly you actually need the...

Depends how quickly you actually need the information that is transmitted...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 8th, 2019, 06:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 195
Posted By JohnCalderwood
From Rockwell............

From Rockwell............
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 7th, 2019, 02:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,391
Posted By JohnCalderwood
Headed for the Rockwell website to get this...

Headed for the Rockwell website to get this article, now faced with "upgrades will require you to change your password...."

I have only my password for 5 1/2 years......here we go again.....
...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 4th, 2019, 03:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 541
Posted By JohnCalderwood
Why do they have to be London-based? these...

Why do they have to be London-based?

these guys will do a very good job for you....
https://itech-troon.co.uk/
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 4th, 2019, 02:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By JohnCalderwood
Agree what you are saying there George. I...

Agree what you are saying there George.

I work in an ageing factory, where we still have 25 PLC5 systems with RIO, Panelview with I/O, and others that may also need an upgrade.

I have been...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 3rd, 2019, 05:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 734
Posted By JohnCalderwood
Totally Off Topic...but "Brexit means Brexit"...

Totally Off Topic...but "Brexit means Brexit" springs to mind, as an example of government-dodgy-speak...:mddr:
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 20th, 2018, 02:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By JohnCalderwood
Ah, the joys of the 1336 Plus drives on Devicenet...

Ah, the joys of the 1336 Plus drives on Devicenet to a PLC5

we still have them here and it is one that rolls along quite happily with few failures (fingers crossed).

If they do go wrong, then I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 20th, 2018, 02:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 415
Posted By JohnCalderwood
Minimum guidelines are great, but there is always...

Minimum guidelines are great, but there is always one user that is a pain...

We have been replacing false ceiling panel lights with the LED panels, usually based on price and 10 year guarantee, as...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 17th, 2018, 08:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,112
Posted By JohnCalderwood
I would second some of the comments above... ...

I would second some of the comments above...

we used Kepner Tregoe many years ago as a formal training course to solving problems, with the link below giving you ideas as how to go about it:
...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 17th, 2018, 06:46 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,535
Posted By JohnCalderwood
I hope you mean "drunk"..... I would...

I hope you mean "drunk".....

I would thoroughly recommend Galway City then, I have been a few times for the rugby and there is great craic there. Not as busy as Dublin, but busy and lively enough...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 17th, 2018, 04:11 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,535
Posted By JohnCalderwood
Well, Bob, looks like a great choice - must be a...

Well, Bob, looks like a great choice - must be a special customer!
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