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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 8th, 2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,261
Posted By CharlesM
I think the torque values are in % of motor...

I think the torque values are in % of motor torque x 10. That is what i have seen from the AX5000 drives.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 1st, 2017, 08:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,726
Posted By CharlesM
Maybe one of these Turck sensors and a Red Lion...

Maybe one of these Turck sensors and a Red Lion readout

http://pdb2.turck.de/us/DE/groups/000000120003482300020023
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 5th, 2016, 11:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,639
Posted By CharlesM
Fanuc makes it very hard to get printed manuals....

Fanuc makes it very hard to get printed manuals. When you run the CD it pops up a web page with links to several hundred PDF's. So to print them all is not easy.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 9th, 2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,387
Posted By CharlesM
I've been using Yamaha robots for the last 10...

I've been using Yamaha robots for the last 10 years. However I have not used the 340 yet. They are good units and we have had very little problems. They are what I would call a simple robot. They...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 8th, 2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,714
Posted By CharlesM
We made this up to build our panels on. Most of...

We made this up to build our panels on. Most of what we do is less than 48" so we can do it on here easy.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 27th, 2016, 10:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,425
Posted By CharlesM
I coach a First Robotics team for high school...

I coach a First Robotics team for high school kids. I think its at least a 50/50 split across all the teams. These kids will be the next engineers and many of them women. I think women have...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 24th, 2016, 03:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,541
Posted By CharlesM
https://www.mencom.com/shop/panel-interface-connec...

https://www.mencom.com/shop/panel-interface-connectors/portadapters.html
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 7th, 2016, 12:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,933
Posted By CharlesM
I know Metzner makes them ...

I know Metzner makes them

http://www.metzner.com/en/products/cable-processing-corrugated-tubes/
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 4th, 2016, 11:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,225
Posted By CharlesM
I like these back packs and bags. ...

I like these back packs and bags.

http://www.vetopropac.com/catalog/laptop-series

My wife got me one of these ...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 4th, 2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,880
Posted By CharlesM
I have been using Siemens 627 computers with SSD....

I have been using Siemens 627 computers with SSD. They are using these Intel drives
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820167157&cm_re=DC_S3500-_-20-167-157-_-Product
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 3rd, 2016, 04:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,239
Posted By CharlesM
Here is an example of how i do it. Stacker_Points...

Here is an example of how i do it. Stacker_Points is a DB. I think the key is to make sure you use [] for the index.

SmartTags("Stacker_Points.Stacker_Points[7].X_Axis") =...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 3rd, 2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,026
Posted By CharlesM
I am working on my first TIA project with PC...

I am working on my first TIA project with PC runtime and I have the same problems as before. It seems like such an easy fix I don't understand why they would not change it or allow us access to a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 24th, 2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,359
Posted By CharlesM
Sorry I'm not much help. After talking with the...

Sorry I'm not much help. After talking with the customer they assured me that all I needed was to put data into an XML file using some "standard tags". I told them I could do that if they supplied...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 9th, 2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,137
Posted By CharlesM
You may want to look at the simulate tag...

You may want to look at the simulate tag function. It will increment a tag by a value. If you put this in the open event of the screen saver then you could use it to index through a list of the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 23rd, 2015, 11:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,552
Posted By CharlesM
Will the Beckhoff package work? ...

Will the Beckhoff package work?
http://www.beckhoff.com/TF5110/
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 19th, 2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,252
Posted By CharlesM
Indusoft did a webX on a car wash system that is...

Indusoft did a webX on a car wash system that is using an Ipad with a case. The case has built in wireless charging that i thought was cool.

You can see the hardware at the 38 minute mark.
...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 14th, 2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,017
Posted By CharlesM
You might get some ideas from this Siemens...

You might get some ideas from this Siemens example

https://support.industry.siemens.com/cs/ww/en/view/21062269
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 30th, 2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 17,188
Posted By CharlesM
I am just starting TIA. I am using WinAC and the...

I am just starting TIA. I am using WinAC and the the first few versions did not support it. We sold a machine to a customer and he was using TIA for everything so I thought it would be a good first...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 27th, 2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,696
Posted By CharlesM
Cam tables would be the best. ...

Cam tables would be the best.

https://youtu.be/r5GGLuaChdc
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 27th, 2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,696
Posted By CharlesM
I think you are going to be too slow at 5 ms. At...

I think you are going to be too slow at 5 ms. At 32 spm you have a 1.875 seconds per stroke. 1.875/360 = 0.0052 seconds per deg. At 25spm you are 0.0066 second per deg.

I can't really tell what...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 26th, 2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,359
Posted By CharlesM
MT Connect

I have a customer wanting to connect our machines to their MT Connect system. They tell me its very easy and all I have to do is write an interface. Sounds very easy for them.

Anyone worked with...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 6th, 2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,715
Posted By CharlesM
For the past 5-6 years i have been doing a spook...

For the past 5-6 years i have been doing a spook house in my garage for Halloween. The first couple of years i used a Automation Direct 105. I had a photo eye that would trigger a row of LED's to...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 3rd, 2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,938
Posted By CharlesM
Only 100mm tall but still may be an option ...

Only 100mm tall but still may be an option

http://www.redlion.net/large-led-displays
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 15th, 2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,710
Posted By CharlesM
The user setting for design time are the same as...

The user setting for design time are the same as runtime. So if your customer has a log in for the runtime it may help you with design time as well
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 14th, 2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,710
Posted By CharlesM
The 40 hours is based on the time the software is...

The 40 hours is based on the time the software is running not just from when it was installed.

Also Indusoft is sold under several other names. I know Bosch, Advantec, Eaton, and Automation...
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