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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers Today, 08:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 469
Posted By saultgeorge
My old boss did exactly what you did, but he...

My old boss did exactly what you did, but he added what data type it was; that is if was a boolean, then the tag would be "balways_off", a DINT tag would be "dalways_off", etc. I still use it to this...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 5th, 2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,046
Posted By saultgeorge
What about a small transformer that would take...

What about a small transformer that would take the 575/600 to 120, and then use a power supply that provides 24 VDC with a 120 VAC input.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 5th, 2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 589
Posted By saultgeorge
+1 on that. Good idea.

+1 on that. Good idea.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 3rd, 2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 538
Posted By saultgeorge
ASF Hi, are you using this PID in the new...

ASF
Hi, are you using this PID in the new Compact logix on an unconditioned rung with a free-running update timer? Using an XIO on the .dn to reset the timer? If so, and this is what I've done with...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 2nd, 2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By saultgeorge
I may not understand exactly what you're trying...

I may not understand exactly what you're trying to accomplish, but perhaps some AOI's are in order. Easily changed, and can be placed anywhere in the main logic. Hope this helps.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 25th, 2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 260
Posted By saultgeorge
From what I've done on PID in all my air handling...

From what I've done on PID in all my air handling projects, there is a drop down in the configuration tab that lets you either choose PV - SP or SP - PV. This also changes the update method in the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 25th, 2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,199
Posted By saultgeorge
I worked with a lot of European made equipment...

I worked with a lot of European made equipment used on food processing when I was in Alaska. Most of it had the line side wired to the bottom of any breakers, contactors, terminal strips, etc. Very...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 21st, 2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 646
Posted By saultgeorge
+1 for alive15. As far as I know, I've always...

+1 for alive15. As far as I know, I've always lined up my JSR's like the order in the main task. Most of them are alphabetical or in numerical order. I've never had any problems of routines being...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 15th, 2019, 07:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,053
Posted By saultgeorge
I had an interview with a tier 1 and they had one...

I had an interview with a tier 1 and they had one of those. The Director of Controls who was interviewing me said they had a "Collaborative" robot (Cobot?) and it didn't work well. Too slow. I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 8th, 2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By saultgeorge
Thanks!! Yes, I got it imported and opened. This...

Thanks!! Yes, I got it imported and opened. This was exactly what I was looking for.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 8th, 2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By saultgeorge
Hi, thanks for the response. I tried importing it...

Hi, thanks for the response. I tried importing it into an existing program and I can't seem to do that. When I try to open it is says no controller exported with the file. I've haven't done much with...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 7th, 2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By saultgeorge
Move time/date stamp into HMI

Hi folks.
First time I've tried to do this. I am using rs5K V.28 and change, FTV ME V.8.0. I have a project that entails moving values into numerical displays in the HMI. I have cycle counts coming...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 4th, 2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,104
Posted By saultgeorge
Hi, this may not help you much, but I can give...

Hi, this may not help you much, but I can give you a perspective from the employee side. I worked at a utility for 10 years, longest I ever stayed at a job. Left when they offered early outs because...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 24th, 2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By saultgeorge
Hey man, sorry. I didn't realize you were using...

Hey man, sorry. I didn't realize you were using 500. I haven't worked much with that, only 5000 V. 20.04 and Studio. One can click help on the PID instruction or go over it in instruction help. If I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 24th, 2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By saultgeorge
I've done something similar to this using MOV...

I've done something similar to this using MOV instructions to move a value into the Output %, (CV), Set output .SO and MNO (minimum output. This is when like the machine or the process was off and...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 18th, 2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 642
Posted By saultgeorge
Hi, I believe the Micrologix series are only...

Hi, I believe the Micrologix series are only RS500. I'm guessing one way to quickly tell would be to open a new project in 5000 and when you add the controller, if the 1400 doesn't show in the menu...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 18th, 2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,043
Posted By saultgeorge
Hi, hope I can help a little. I wouldn't dare to...

Hi, hope I can help a little. I wouldn't dare to get crossways with Peter; it would be great if I knew what he forgot. I had trouble with valves until I basically did what he posted here. Anyway, I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 17th, 2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 680
Posted By saultgeorge
I know that I had some problems with...

I know that I had some problems with tools/options and like fonts, operands, etc were greyed out. The Rockwell tech support lady had me do a repair in control panel for FT Service or something...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 16th, 2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 877
Posted By saultgeorge
Wow. Who knew? I thought it had to do with...

Wow. Who knew? I thought it had to do with loading/unloading ships.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 15th, 2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,131
Posted By saultgeorge
Tim, hi. You can use V x A x 1.73 x PF / 1000 and...

Tim, hi. You can use V x A x 1.73 x PF / 1000 and you will get KW. However one must know the power factor. Usually it is around .8 or .9 lagging if it is a good power factor. Hope this helps.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 8th, 2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 302
Posted By saultgeorge
Could be. I just assigned the tags in connection...

Could be. I just assigned the tags in connection and set up how many decimals I needed in the NI in the HMI. Most of the programs I did the process was in minutes, like minutes on time, minutes off...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 8th, 2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 302
Posted By saultgeorge
I may not fully understand your question, but...

I may not fully understand your question, but I've done quite a few HMI's with FTV and RS5000 and I just let the operator enter minutes or seconds in the numerical keypad on the HMI and then do the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 4th, 2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,344
Posted By saultgeorge
I wrote one for a hybrid test cell. It allowed...

I wrote one for a hybrid test cell. It allowed temperature extremes from -40 to 140 F, a de-humidifier unit with 2 burners, 4 cooling/heating valves, another climate control unit with just heat, 6...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 27th, 2019, 07:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 940
Posted By saultgeorge
Social Engineering? Sounds like something out of...

Social Engineering? Sounds like something out of a Sci-Fi movie that's not going to be good.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 26th, 2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 181
Posted By saultgeorge
Hi, I have been working with gateways and BACnet...

Hi, I have been working with gateways and BACnet for a few projects the last 2 years with air handling units. The customer specified an RTA gateway. Real Time Automation. They are easy to set up and...
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