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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 2nd, 2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By Pete_S
So I have pushed the following configuration to...

So I have pushed the following configuration to the device:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<Node>
<Drive Brand="1" Family="9" Config="130" MajorRev="4" MinorRev="1">
<Parameters>
...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 2nd, 2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 248
Posted By Pete_S
I did see that, and I was looking at the network...

I did see that, and I was looking at the network section which directs user to the manual for particular module, hence my initial comment that I was looking for a different manual. :doh2:
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 2nd, 2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 248
Posted By Pete_S
This is part of the puzzle, thanks! Its too bad...

This is part of the puzzle, thanks! Its too bad they don't just have a table with all parameters defined.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 2nd, 2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 248
Posted By Pete_S
PowerFlex 525 Parameter Definition

Hi All,

I have a PowerFlex 525 drive with Ethernet I/P capability. Device in theory had known static IP on it, 10.10.114.22. I didn't see it in Linx or with an ARP-A, and I cant use BOOT-P, so I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 7th, 2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By Pete_S
I generally update firmware after connecting in...

I generally update firmware after connecting in RSLinx. I could see the L24 in RSLinx before any firmware was flashed to that controller. And you are correct on the unusable firmware on a new...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 7th, 2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By Pete_S
Cant see L37ERM CPU in USB Node

Hi All,

I have a brand new Compactlogix L37ERM I am trying to commission. I connected the CPU to a 1769-PA2 power supply and connected an AB USB cable to the CPU. I have Studio 5k on a VM. When...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 8th, 2018, 07:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 262
Posted By Pete_S
You can tell which server you are connected to in...

You can tell which server you are connected to in iFIX and therefore which drivers are available in the system configuration utility in iFIX (i am referencing iFix 5.8 as that's what I have). IDS is...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 26th, 2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 313
Posted By Pete_S
I am only interested in validating ability to...

I am only interested in validating ability to access PLC tags and DB's that reside on the 314 CPU using a Siemens TCP/IP driver connecting to an OPC server, I don't actually need I/O as im just...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 26th, 2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By Pete_S
Are you losing 2 characters? I think you want a...

Are you losing 2 characters? I think you want a COP of barcode[0] to barcodestring.data[0] with LEN 10 as the .data tag is the SINT array in the string data structure?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 26th, 2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 313
Posted By Pete_S
IM151-8 PN/DP / ET 200S Questions

Hi,

I am looking to procure an ET 200S with a IM151-8 PN/DP module to perform some testing and potentially enhance our product and I was hoping some users that have experience with this hardware...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 13th, 2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 615
Posted By Pete_S
Could I just use the output to drive the...

Could I just use the output to drive the corresponding input, Ie Q1=I1? Then increasing current draw in theory as output and input circuits would be consuming power.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 13th, 2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 615
Posted By Pete_S
No, you understand my question. So current draw...

No, you understand my question. So current draw is not a function of logic processing? I understand it it is probably not a linear relationship, but I would think there would be some increase in...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 13th, 2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 615
Posted By Pete_S
Sorry I should have clarified. I am trying to...

Sorry I should have clarified. I am trying to increase the current consumption of the S7 1215C with logic. So the logic that would put the highest load on the CPU is what I am thinking but not...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 13th, 2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 615
Posted By Pete_S
Increace current consumption in S7 1215C

Hi,

I am programming an S7 1215C to function in a sudo SCADA demo. I am running the 120V supply for the 1215 through a voltage and current transducer. These 2 transducers are in turn feeding the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 24th, 2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By Pete_S
Thank you Ken, my issue was using 0 instead of 2...

Thank you Ken, my issue was using 0 instead of 2 caused the syntax to fail as cant get to an IP address directly from the CPU. I am used to using ,1,0 with our Controllogix Ethernet driver to hit...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 24th, 2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By Pete_S
Studio 5000 Message Communication Path

Hi,

I am trying to configure a CIP data table read MSG instruction to read a tag on a L85E controller and write to a L82E controller. The L85 routing is 10.10.114.23,1,0 and the L82E is...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 16th, 2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 852
Posted By Pete_S
L D[AR2,P#0.0], Thanks for your reply. I...

L D[AR2,P#0.0],

Thanks for your reply. I have my STL cheat sheet in front of me and I am hoping you will help me with my noob attempt to decipher the code which you sent me below:

And Input...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 16th, 2018, 03:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 852
Posted By Pete_S
L D[AR2,P#0.0], Thanks for your reply. I...

L D[AR2,P#0.0],

Thanks for your reply. I have my STL cheat sheet in front of me and I am hoping you will help me with my noob attempt to decipher the code which you sent me below:

And Input...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 11th, 2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 738
Posted By Pete_S
Hi James, When I said bad quality I was...

Hi James,
When I said bad quality I was referencing quality of tags in our OPC DA client. I have a customer reporting that when he uses our driver to connect OPC DA client to tags referencing I/O...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 11th, 2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 738
Posted By Pete_S
James, I apologize if I wasn't clear. ...

James,

I apologize if I wasn't clear. Customer project has 2 13 slot racks, so 25 I/O slots and a 5/05 in slot 0. The 2 4 slot racks I was referencing with the 5/04 and the 5/05 were the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 11th, 2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 738
Posted By Pete_S
thanks jimtech67, I missed the 2nd connector...

thanks jimtech67, I missed the 2nd connector under the power supply. I found 2 1746-C7 cables and a 10 slot rack with 7 cards on ebay for under $200. Thanks to everyone for their swift replies!
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 11th, 2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 738
Posted By Pete_S
One more question. I don't see how you get a 3rd...

One more question. I don't see how you get a 3rd rack, as the connection cable doesn't have a pass through. What am i missing?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 11th, 2018, 03:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 738
Posted By Pete_S
Is there a simulator for SLC 5/0X open models...

Is there a simulator for SLC 5/0X open models with modular I/O that allows for multi rack configurations?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 11th, 2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 738
Posted By Pete_S
the I/O in the rack matches the configuration,...

the I/O in the rack matches the configuration, according to information provided to me. the process being controlled is a dewatering plant and they are in production so i am inclined to believe this...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 11th, 2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 738
Posted By Pete_S
bad quality in our DA quick client that we...

bad quality in our DA quick client that we provide for test purposes. all tags are correctly defined on the device in RSLogix 500 with a valid configuration that is in production.
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