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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 13th, 2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,959
Posted By NetNathan
In regards to XIO and XIC.... If I am not...

In regards to XIO and XIC....
If I am not examining the contact is it still working?

I still think "Normally Open" and "Normally Closed" should be the standard. Just seems to make more...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 12th, 2019, 10:16 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,347
Posted By NetNathan
Interesting data...

Interesting data...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 10th, 2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By NetNathan
Glad you got it I have run a (*.txt or *.csv)...

Glad you got it
I have run a (*.txt or *.csv) setup file that loads some parameters to Intouch and I read the text or csv file on startup for tag information.

Also.....ww.wdws.ndx file has what...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 10th, 2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By NetNathan
Regrettable you can only search tagnames in the...

Regrettable you can only search tagnames in the cross reference
You can send me the app and I can see what I can find. Zip it up with any ?.*bk (backup) files.
A lot of times there may not even be...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 7th, 2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 656
Posted By NetNathan
GREAT! Glad you got it resolved. It is always...

GREAT!
Glad you got it resolved.
It is always a little tricky to get the comm request sequence to work. But now that hurdle is over.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 7th, 2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 656
Posted By NetNathan
Have you called GE Tech Support to ask them about...

Have you called GE Tech Support to ask them about how many channels?
Have you upgraded the firmware?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 6th, 2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 656
Posted By NetNathan
If you do just one channel can you read and...

If you do just one channel can you read and write?
Then try 2 channels and so on.
Where does it fail?
Have you tried talking to multiple channels independently? I have 5 channels, but pull data a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 6th, 2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 656
Posted By NetNathan
Did you read through section 7.3 in: GFK-2224W

Did you read through section 7.3 in:
GFK-2224W
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 6th, 2019, 02:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 656
Posted By NetNathan
Yes...I would recommend you make sure the CPE305...

Yes...I would recommend you make sure the CPE305 and ETM001 have most current firmware. There were lots of updates relating to ModBus TCP.

I think you can only talk to one device (channel) at a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 6th, 2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 656
Posted By NetNathan
You have to sequence the ModBus communications. ...

You have to sequence the ModBus communications. Cannot talk at same time.
I am talking to 4 devices and pulling 16 registers from each. Using ETM0001.
I use a counter to sequence the comms at...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 31st, 2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 641
Posted By NetNathan
Yes.... I am moving away from using 192.168.0.?...

Yes....
I am moving away from using 192.168.0.? and 192.168.1.? on my Profinet network They are too widely used also.
My Profinet is on 192.168.1.? and I have conflict issues when I jump my...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 31st, 2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 641
Posted By NetNathan
Yes...the nodes need to be available to the...

Yes...the nodes need to be available to the Internet. They install a USB wireless module on the furnace computer for me to connect and troubleshoot the logic or the HMI (Wonderware) remotely.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 30th, 2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 641
Posted By NetNathan
The devices are inside a plant on an isolated...

The devices are inside a plant on an isolated "Control Network" which is the 3.0.0.? IP range. They are all connected to a server and the server is connected to the Internet.
When I ran "Slitheris...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 30th, 2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 641
Posted By NetNathan
IP address blocking on Internet side only

In my inadvertent ignorance (back in early 1994) I started addressing my GE PLCs in the default field on the the cpu.....3.0.0.?. At that time...may years ago, I did not know that 3.0.0.? was also...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 28th, 2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 443
Posted By NetNathan
That looks good.... BUT..... RX3i will not...

That looks good....
BUT.....
RX3i will not let me have 2 variables with the same Address....so... won't that be an issue having 103R as INT and REAL?

Here is what I am using now...
All are INT...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 28th, 2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 443
Posted By NetNathan
Steve, I tried some of your ideas, but...

Steve,

I tried some of your ideas, but could not clear up.

Here is what I originally made that uses a "MOVE INT" of 2 into a REAL.
It chokes on validate with "type mismatch" on the last...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 24th, 2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 443
Posted By NetNathan
Thanks for the clarification of INT and WORD. ...

Thanks for the clarification of INT and WORD.
Yes...I am on an RX3i.
Let me play around with your suggestions.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 24th, 2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 443
Posted By NetNathan
How do I combine 2 integers to make a DINT or...

How do I combine 2 integers to make a DINT or REAL?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 24th, 2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 443
Posted By NetNathan
Yes...when I am done I need Real, I have data...

Yes...when I am done I need Real, I have data behind the decimal point to monitor.
I forgot about SWAP_DWORD. I Will try.

In GE aren't a Word and an Integer the same at 16bit?
So confusing...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 24th, 2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 443
Posted By NetNathan
INT to REAL GE RX3i

I am reading in 2 integers as (Low and High). I need to swap the integers and convert to REAL.
Any ideas..how to do this in Machine Edition (ver 9.5)?

ME will let me build it by moving the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 22nd, 2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 610
Posted By NetNathan
Wouldn't you also want to take into consideration...

Wouldn't you also want to take into consideration SF (Service Factor) when sizing wire and protection?
I use some custom motors that are rated for 1.25 SF continuous.
A lot of motors are rated...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 20th, 2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 481
Posted By NetNathan
No...AutoCad does not include AutoCad Electrical....

No...AutoCad does not include AutoCad Electrical.

BUT... AutoCad Electrical includes AutoCad.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 17th, 2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 95,382
Posted By NetNathan
Here is one on Ebay that does 4-20mA and 0-10VDC ...

Here is one on Ebay that does 4-20mA and 0-10VDC
only $17.98
...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 15th, 2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By NetNathan
No. I am checking with GE tech support to...

No.

I am checking with GE tech support to find out why this happens when 90-30 logic is imported into Machine Edition.
Even if you straighten it out, if you do an upload it will do it again,...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 15th, 2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By NetNathan
A lot of times when I do "raw" uploads from 90-30...

A lot of times when I do "raw" uploads from 90-30 to Machine Edition this happens with the "multi element arrays".
Would like to know why?
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