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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 13th, 2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 342
Posted By GaryS
You may want to look at Rockwell ...

You may want to look at Rockwell

http://literature.rockwellautomation.com/idc/groups/literature/documents/um/gmsi10-um013_-en-p.pdf
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 6th, 2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 113
Posted By GaryS
The EDS file is installed in the Logix file when...

The EDS file is installed in the Logix file when you install the drive I the network tree.
take a few minutes look up using EDS files in Logix 5000 help it will explain it.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 6th, 2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 113
Posted By GaryS
It looks like you need the EDS file for the drive...

It looks like you need the EDS file for the drive
go out to Yaskawa's web sit and download it

https://www.yaskawa.com/home
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 2nd, 2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,177
Posted By GaryS
I have 1 client with 3 SLC150 running every day...

I have 1 client with 3 SLC150 running every day he will not upgrade until they fail and he loses production.
another running an AB9300 CNC
Others running PLC 2/ 2/16 2/17 2/30
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 30th, 2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 242
Posted By GaryS
In the drive find the Parmenter for the Max Freq....

In the drive find the Parmenter for the Max Freq. and set it to what you want.
I would recommend that you start 90Hz above that you may run in to problems.
But keep in mind that as you increase...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 26th, 2018, 10:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 564
Posted By GaryS
It would help you could post your code for the...

It would help you could post your code for the alarm.
One thing I have leaned id to put a 5 to 10 sec delay in the alarms this helps prevent false alarms.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 26th, 2018, 09:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 224
Posted By GaryS
It should be simple to strip off the data you...

It should be simple to strip off the data you want in just a few steps
Step 1
Move the lower 2 HEX words by using a MVM function (Masked Move) to a new Integer
This would give you the 02 value...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 25th, 2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 578
Posted By GaryS
Dealing with lifting magnets is a lot more...

Dealing with lifting magnets is a lot more complicated then you think
Check with these guys I know they can get you fixed up

https://www.eriez.com/NA/EN/eriez.htm

Using the wrong contactors...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 21st, 2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,404
Posted By GaryS
I found this in today's news ...

I found this in today's news

https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/companies/how-close-is-tesla-to-running-out-of-cash/ar-AAAjVPn?ocid=spartandhp
It would appear that Tesla is bankrupt it's just a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 19th, 2018, 11:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 664
Posted By GaryS
The move should work Are you sure that select...

The move should work
Are you sure that select tank 2 PB is not sticking on make sure the select bits are momentary you could also put one-shot in the line to be sure
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 19th, 2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,126
Posted By GaryS
Check out Yaskawa pump drive Eliminate the plc...

Check out Yaskawa pump drive
Eliminate the plc altogether you just set the level or pressure using Modbus the feedback goes directly to the drive and the drive dose all calculations ad controls the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 19th, 2018, 02:47 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,404
Posted By GaryS
Tesla is way behind in all aspects design,...

Tesla is way behind in all aspects design, development and production
But as I said before his plan is working very well for him it's giving him a lot of publicity
thus a lot of investors. but...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 19th, 2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 478
Posted By GaryS
I would recommend a Laser system over limit...

I would recommend a Laser system over limit switches
I have been recommending and using them for years Fast install and very accurate.
For best results I recommend you use reflective target.
The...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 17th, 2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By GaryS
I would look at Yaskawa they have Electronic Line...

I would look at Yaskawa they have Electronic Line shaft synchronization package that is right in line with what you need.
Using standard motors and drives ( Not servo ) I know they can do it at a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 17th, 2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By GaryS
It sounds to me like somebody got the bright idea...

It sounds to me like somebody got the bright idea to have one PLC controlling all 40 centers.
If that is the case discourage it. It's a very bad idea while one PLC can probably do it what happens...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 17th, 2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 464
Posted By GaryS
Here's a link to exactly what you need ...

Here's a link to exactly what you need

http://www.crydom.com/en/products/

Set up a PID loop in you PLC output it to the SSR and your done
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 12th, 2018, 01:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 361
Posted By GaryS
The fact that it restarts is puzzling I have...

The fact that it restarts is puzzling
I have seen this happen when the math overflow bit is set when the rolls over from the last line to first line. That will usually cause the processor to fault...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 11th, 2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By GaryS
Try toothpaste I have used several times to...

Try toothpaste I have used several times to cleanup meter displays worked good
I would recommend you try it in a corner first to see how it works.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 10th, 2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,153
Posted By GaryS
You ask how Stuxnet crossed the air gap simple...

You ask how Stuxnet crossed the air gap simple the human factor somebody moved it on a flash drive.
There was an article published about a year ago with some of the details and some of th details...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 10th, 2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 572
Posted By GaryS
Actually ungrounded systems were quite common in...

Actually ungrounded systems were quite common in the North East US
In the old knitting mills most were ungrounded 230V 3 Phase
As it was explained to me many years ago the electrical systems were...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 6th, 2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,652
Posted By GaryS
If the heat is a problem then clearly multiple...

If the heat is a problem then clearly multiple 1100 would not be a good choice.
The would be more susceptible to heat problems then remote IO and much harder to replace then a IO if one were to...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 6th, 2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By GaryS
After you open the RS550 select save as in...

After you open the RS550
select save as
in the dialog box select the save as box
scroll down the box and select save as SLC along with the location to save the file to
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 5th, 2018, 02:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,652
Posted By GaryS
I see it a little different form what I see you...

I see it a little different form what I see you have a 35 storage bins that feed on to a common conveyor 1 at a time or even several at a time.
I would use a single ControlLogix processor wit ether...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 4th, 2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 521
Posted By GaryS
Look at Rockwell a bit pricey but they have what...

Look at Rockwell a bit pricey but they have what you are looking for
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 4th, 2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,481
Posted By GaryS
Check these out they can save you time and cost...

Check these out they can save you time and cost from external controls
https://www.yaskawa.com/products/drives/iqpump-drives

Keep it simple
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