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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 15th, 2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,496
Posted By RoTaTech
Variety

I have a Galaxy s5 Active bought used through Craig's list, a Blackberry Passport bought used through Kijiji, and a Samsung Rugby 3 flip-phone bought in good-as-new condition for $4 at a charity...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 11th, 2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By RoTaTech
We have 24 machines with the majority running...

We have 24 machines with the majority running Factis connected to Siemens 505 series PLCs. I'm sure I could find something just as capable and more modern, but with the time and effort they've put in...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 8th, 2019, 11:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 618
Posted By RoTaTech
Serial to EtherNet

I worked on a Contrologix to CanBus Anybus about a year ago. I did not write the code, but I did have to debug some of it.

If I still have the code I will browse through to see if it may help you.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 8th, 2019, 09:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By RoTaTech
FACTis HMI Software

Two questions:

We are about to replace an old(er) HMI on a machine with FACTis - another old piece of software. We about to buy a *new* old PC -- that is, brand new, but with PIII-era hardware. It...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 8th, 2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,016
Posted By RoTaTech
Molex EIP Tool

I have had mixed results with this:

https://www.molex.com/mx_upload/superfamily/iccc/EtherNet_IPTool.html

When I have luck with it, it will go on our controls network and the List Identity tab...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 4th, 2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By RoTaTech
Atlas Copco to Allen Bradley

You will have to supply more information - which model of A-C - PowerFocus or Power MACS? Which A-B controller? What communications options do you have: serial, EtherNet ...?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 1st, 2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 394
Posted By RoTaTech
Pcmk

I still use my PCMK card, but I keep my old laptop around for the purpose.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 31st, 2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,896
Posted By RoTaTech
Bill, the one I have found help many people, is: ...

Bill, the one I have found help many people, is:

Would you rather cuddle THAN have s.e.x., or cuddle THEN have s.e.x.?

THAN means you only cuddle, THEN means you get both, in that order.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 30th, 2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,896
Posted By RoTaTech
https://www.myenglishteacher.eu/blog/wp-content/up...

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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 30th, 2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,896
Posted By RoTaTech
Spelling and grammar

Sparkie, Steve, MK42! Thank you!

I have been trying gently for ages to make suggestions to improve readability. I had almost given up until I saw this thread.

I know most of us are highly...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 16th, 2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,120
Posted By RoTaTech
That rogue is wearing too much rouge. :)

That rogue is wearing too much rouge. :)
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 14th, 2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By RoTaTech
It may be 361 numbers, but it is 360 intervals. ...

It may be 361 numbers, but it is 360 intervals.

Just as a full-scale reading may go from 0 to 100 percent, a circle goes from 0 to 360 degrees, where just before 360=0, is 359.9999...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 9th, 2018, 09:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,210
Posted By RoTaTech
I would have thought he had solved it or given up...

I would have thought he had solved it or given up after six years.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 7th, 2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,147
Posted By RoTaTech
Thank you for this. I am currently connecting a...

Thank you for this. I am currently connecting a Schneider HMI to a Fanuc R-30iB over Ethernet, and I thought I was going to have to use flags for all the UOPs.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 31st, 2017, 10:34 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,379
Posted By RoTaTech
Latest update:

On Sunday night at home, I got the idea that maybe two SDNs were conflicting (on backplane, not on same DNet). After I loaded the scan list again through the U2DN, we started to see 78 codes, so I...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 31st, 2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By RoTaTech
I have or had a 120 day trial version - I won't...

I have or had a 120 day trial version - I won't be able to search for it until Friday, though. If you don't find an alternative by then, let me know.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 29th, 2017, 07:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,379
Posted By RoTaTech
Thanks Daba. I wasn't looking to control them...

Thanks Daba. I wasn't looking to control them that way, my thought was I could upload the network and then upload the scan table from the 1746 scanner, using the 1769 scanner as a KFD ...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 26th, 2017, 01:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,379
Posted By RoTaTech
That is what I am going to do. I've pee'd away...

That is what I am going to do. I've pee'd away enough time on this and could find that to be the problem - inability to do a pass-through.

The previous times I've done DNet *mods*, I have never...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 26th, 2017, 01:29 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,379
Posted By RoTaTech
I created a new file, browsed to SDN, upload. ...

I created a new file, browsed to SDN, upload.
All nodes 1-9 show in the scanlist, but with <Removed from configuration> instead of the device name.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 26th, 2017, 01:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,379
Posted By RoTaTech
No, Linx is browsing nodes 0-63, but no devices...

No, Linx is browsing nodes 0-63, but no devices present.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 26th, 2017, 01:04 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,379
Posted By RoTaTech
I have modified a half dozen DNets before; this...

I have modified a half dozen DNets before; this is the first "out of the box" set-up.

Scanlist entered identically (except a few of the devices have chosen size 4 rather than size 2.. Power cycle,...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 26th, 2017, 12:35 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,379
Posted By RoTaTech
Entering Scanlist now... after a long day...

Entering Scanlist now... after a long day yesterday, I thought that the scanlist would transfer and populate from the 1746. ... Doh.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 26th, 2017, 12:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,379
Posted By RoTaTech
Thanks for chipping in, George. There are...

Thanks for chipping in, George.

There are nought but the two SDNs in the system. Their power LEDs are on, the Network LED is off.

http://i728.photobucket.com/albums/ww289/RT_pictures/plc.jpg...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 26th, 2017, 12:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,379
Posted By RoTaTech
The path to the SDN : ...

The path to the SDN :

http://i728.photobucket.com/albums/ww289/RT_pictures/browse_1.png (http://s728.photobucket.com/user/RT_pictures/media/browse_1.png.html)
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 26th, 2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,379
Posted By RoTaTech
Will gladly do so within the hour. I am not yet...

Will gladly do so within the hour. I am not yet in the plant ...
I sincerely thank you for your assistance!
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