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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 12th, 2020, 08:01 AM
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Views: 27,864
Posted By Iner
Lot of trips in country and abroad are being...

Lot of trips in country and abroad are being cancelled. It will definitely affect the economy a lot in addition to the health of many people.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 12th, 2020, 07:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,260
Posted By Iner
Are PLCs being replaced more due to failures or lack of spare parts?

A question for the people who work on industrial sites.


A customer complained about having to revamp several premium PLC that worked fine because Schneider stopped manufacturing the brand and...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 18th, 2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,358
Posted By Iner
Don't they have an option which allows you to...

Don't they have an option which allows you to basicallly use them as a non collaborative robot at unsafe speed, typically if you use laser radar to create the safe zone?


But even with the Fanuc...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 14th, 2019, 01:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,358
Posted By Iner
Yes. In my opinion they are extremely...

Yes.


In my opinion they are extremely easy to use and user friendly robots which is their main selling poing to non experts. However, their mechanical built in quality is poor, you can move...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 23rd, 2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,270
Posted By Iner
I started working well after that, but some...

I started working well after that, but some people told me that STEP 7 was quite buggy at the start, which surprised me because I have always known it super reliable and steady.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 23rd, 2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,270
Posted By Iner
STEP5 machines still survive, eventough STEP 7 is...

STEP5 machines still survive, eventough STEP 7 is already 24 years old !
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 23rd, 2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,270
Posted By Iner
I just noticed it is a PROFIBUS CPU. Have...

I just noticed it is a PROFIBUS CPU.


Have you properly set the PROFIBUS ADRESS in the HW configuration ? Have you checked the PG/PC interface works ?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 23rd, 2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,270
Posted By Iner
Are you able to connect online with the CPU? ...

Are you able to connect online with the CPU?


It it's just the upload which fail, your STEP 7 install may be damaged.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 23rd, 2019, 12:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,270
Posted By Iner
You don't need older versions with STEP7. Your...

You don't need older versions with STEP7. Your version should be fine.

The wizard does not show all CPU. Have you tried to see if it is in the hardware catalogue in STEP 7 after your project is...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 1st, 2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 807
Posted By Iner
Like parky said, move it into a word and then...

Like parky said, move it into a word and then compare the word.


Use the MOVE_AREBOOL_INT function in the base library.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 3rd, 2019, 03:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 977
Posted By Iner
It's either not called (the FC or the FB) or...

It's either not called (the FC or the FB) or overwritten elsewhere.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 30th, 2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 712
Posted By Iner
I once took part in the comissionning of a line...

I once took part in the comissionning of a line and in the program, which was done with the DCP standard (used at Ford & Jaguar/Land Rover), there were multiple bits that were written as OTE several...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 29th, 2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 965
Posted By Iner
Here two pictures to illustrate how to parameter...

Here two pictures to illustrate how to parameter the modbus requests on M580.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 29th, 2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 965
Posted By Iner
The M580 does support Modbus TCP very well...

The M580 does support Modbus TCP very well natively.


However, implementing Modbus within a Python application is much harder than using a raw socket which is very standard for a PC application....
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 29th, 2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 965
Posted By Iner
Writing a Modbus server could take you weeks. The...

Writing a Modbus server could take you weeks. The protocol isn't hard but you would need to implement yourself the protocol.

Take a look at the github link that cardosocea provided above. It...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 29th, 2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 965
Posted By Iner
Using a raw socket would be simplier in his case...

Using a raw socket would be simplier in his case than integrating a Modbus library or writing his own Modbus server. It' just not possible natively with the M580 while it is possible with the Siemens...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 29th, 2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 965
Posted By Iner
M580 supports Modbus TCP/IP natively, it has a...

M580 supports Modbus TCP/IP natively, it has a built in client.


M580 unfortunately does not support natively free TCP socket so you would have to use Modbus TCP or use a partner third party...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 29th, 2019, 05:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,139
Posted By Iner
Keyence have cameras that can take as input robot...

Keyence have cameras that can take as input robot coordinates, localize a part, and then send coordinate back to the robot. It's their picking tool, you use it on top of other vision tools. They can...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 13th, 2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,478
Posted By Iner
That's also what I think. As a graphical language...

That's also what I think. As a graphical language it's much longer to read than ladder.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 13th, 2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,861
Posted By Iner
Ios is a touch based OS desgined for phones. It...

Ios is a touch based OS desgined for phones. It is not getting any professional software.


SEE Electrical Expert is the most used in France. The schematics designers know it's powerful but they...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 10th, 2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,478
Posted By Iner
I am interested to know why. I am like...

I am interested to know why.


I am like geniusintraining, I never use FBD/CFC, the only time I have used something that looked like that was in special safety PLC since it's required.


I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 10th, 2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,478
Posted By Iner
IL = STL ST = SCL IL is...

IL = STL


ST = SCL




IL is actually supported by Schneider's PLC, but I have not seen it used much.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 9th, 2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,478
Posted By Iner
STL doesn't exist in S7-1200 (nor S7-GRAPH). But...

STL doesn't exist in S7-1200 (nor S7-GRAPH). But it's true than in S7-1500, SCL and ladder are not translated to STL anymore (unlike S7-300/400). The improvement of these languages have been the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 9th, 2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,478
Posted By Iner
An exemple of indirect adressing, you couldn't do...

An exemple of indirect adressing, you couldn't do it in ladder






AUF #NumDB

L #Position
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 9th, 2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,478
Posted By Iner
Hello. In Siemens for the CPU which work...

Hello.


In Siemens for the CPU which work with the software STEP 7 (not TIA PORTAL), there were several limitations to ladder.


The base language was STL.By exemple, you could write all your...
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