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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 14th, 2020, 07:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By BrockSamson
Yeah i tried that many times. Im going to try...

Yeah i tried that many times. Im going to try and download a newer version of RSLinx
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 13th, 2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By BrockSamson
yes that is actually what i have been doing

yes that is actually what i have been doing
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 13th, 2020, 12:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By BrockSamson
Thanks for the help. No this is a new computer...

Thanks for the help. No this is a new computer so its the first time im trying to connect
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 13th, 2020, 12:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By BrockSamson
Yes i am using windows 10

Yes i am using windows 10
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 13th, 2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By BrockSamson
Linx 2.43.01.23 Logix 500 6.30.00 Logix 5000...

Linx 2.43.01.23
Logix 500 6.30.00
Logix 5000 20.1 is the newest i have loaded
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 13th, 2020, 11:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By BrockSamson
The driver from linx actually shows up for a...

The driver from linx actually shows up for a brief second when i first open rslogix and open who active. But then it just disapears from the list before I can even click on anything.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 13th, 2020, 11:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By BrockSamson
Sorry if it is confusing, my mistake. I can...

Sorry if it is confusing, my mistake.

I can find the devices fine in rslinx and RSWho. But when I try to find them in Who Active in RSlogix nothing shows up.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 13th, 2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By BrockSamson
Autobrowse is running in both. I have removed...

Autobrowse is running in both. I have removed and restarted everything and still works the same.

In logix who active it shows the "linx ethernet gateway" driver that pops up when starting the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 13th, 2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By BrockSamson
I can find plc in RSlinx lite but when I open Logix RSWho there is nothing there

I can find plc in RSlinx lite but when I open Logix RSWho there is nothing there.
The driver I added in RSlinx doesnt even show up in Logix RSWho.

Trying to connect via ethernet using ethernet/ip...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 21st, 2020, 03:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 351
Posted By BrockSamson
It worked once I cycled power another time. Don't...

It worked once I cycled power another time. Don't know if I can delete post.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 21st, 2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 351
Posted By BrockSamson
SLC 5/04 changed battery now i get fault on plc and can't go online

I replaced the battery on old SLC 5/04. It should have had a 30 minute charge in the capacitor when i changed it.


Now when i started it back up, the fault light is illuminated on the card and I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 9th, 2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By BrockSamson
Thanks guys looks like that should work. It is a...

Thanks guys looks like that should work. It is a bit pricey but it might have to do.


Edit: Now that i know what i am looking for i found some cheaper ones.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 9th, 2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By BrockSamson
Analog way to closed contact after a certain number of counts

I have a machine that cycles for about 15 seconds on and 5 seconds off continuously, the timing is controlled by cams. I want to add something that will use a pneumatic solenoid valve. I need this...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 18th, 2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By BrockSamson
I have the card set up right, it works i just...

I have the card set up right, it works i just don't know if I need to adjust the excitation volatage and Offset.. The excitation voltage is 10V and the input is 0-10mv from the strain gauge. I just...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 18th, 2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By BrockSamson
Okay so I guess they are only used when the dip...

Okay so I guess they are only used when the dip switches for the Excitation Range are are the "adjustable" selection???

So if I have the dipswitches for the Excitation range just set to "10V" than...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 18th, 2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By BrockSamson
Allen Bradley Signal Conditioner - How to tune Excitation voltage and Offset

I have a Allen Bradly Signal Conditioner card (931S-B1C6D-DC) hooked up to a strain gauge. The excitation voltage is 10V, the output is 4-20 ma and the input is 0 - 10mv.

There are two screws on...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 6th, 2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 617
Posted By BrockSamson
Just looked at accuracy and it is plus/minus...

Just looked at accuracy and it is plus/minus 25lbs so you are right. I will have to keep that in consideration.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 6th, 2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 617
Posted By BrockSamson
Can I use half of the fs range on a load cell to get better resolution?

I have a 10k load cell with signal conditioner that I need to read on a PLC. I can buy a Micrologix that only go up to 12 bit (4095). So the resolution I could get with that is about 2.5 lbs. I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 15th, 2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 775
Posted By BrockSamson
Stopping the ramp at the specific force from the...

Stopping the ramp at the specific force from the load cell will need to be fast. less than a second definitely to get the precision i need.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 15th, 2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 775
Posted By BrockSamson
How to ramp air pressure in pneumatic cylinder until load cell force is met.

I need to ramp up the psi on a pnuematic cylinder until the force on the piston, measured by a load cell, is met. Then I need the air pressure to stay at that psi and maybe compensate a little bit...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 3rd, 2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 427
Posted By BrockSamson
Need better resolution for LVDT sensor and PLC

I have a micrologix 1100 and a LVDT displacement sensor.

The sensor can measure from 0 to 2in. It has 0 to 10V output and I was going to use it on the analog input of the micrologix.

Now I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 16th, 2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By BrockSamson
Thank you, I will look into this and yes I...

Thank you,

I will look into this and yes I can configure it to differential.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 16th, 2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,017
Posted By BrockSamson
They make metal brushes that you can mount...

They make metal brushes that you can mount against the belt that rub and can you ground that will help cut down on the static.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 16th, 2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By BrockSamson
Yes, I tried this and it still does not work. ...

Yes, I tried this and it still does not work.

Could be something in the card I would just think that the card would have given some error or something. I do not have a card to swap out to check...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 16th, 2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By BrockSamson
Yes, the channel configuration functionality is...

Yes, the channel configuration functionality is fine. No matter what channel it is on it does not work.
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