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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 31st, 2021, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 412
Posted By ASF
I recently did a project with v33 and did a LOT...

I recently did a project with v33 and did a LOT of importing tags from CSV, and never encountered the problem you speak of. Doesn't help you solve it, I know, but I don't suspect it's an inherent...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 31st, 2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By ASF
Bump - anyone?

Bump - anyone?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 30th, 2021, 06:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By ASF
Waterproof/hygienic cameras for display on Ignition SCADA

Hi all,

Looking for recommendations on some ethernet cameras suitable for hygienic/washdown areas, that I can embed into an Ignition SCADA display. I'll likely be using the Perspective module...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 28th, 2021, 05:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 944
Posted By ASF
Fantastic, thanks Gene. It's all about knowing...

Fantastic, thanks Gene. It's all about knowing the right key words. All of these motors are around 0.37-0.75kW so we should have no trouble finding a TENV that does what we need.

Thanks James -...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 25th, 2021, 08:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,155
Posted By ASF
Yeah...about that...

Yeah...about that...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 25th, 2021, 07:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,155
Posted By ASF
Thanks, I have passed this option on to my friend...

Thanks, I have passed this option on to my friend as well :site:
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 25th, 2021, 07:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,155
Posted By ASF
Well speaking of doing things on a big scale, the...

Well speaking of doing things on a big scale, the recall wasn't exactly $20k either... :shutit:
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 25th, 2021, 07:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 944
Posted By ASF
Thanks Gary, this is great info. So, if I...

Thanks Gary, this is great info. So, if I understand correctly, there are specific "vector duty" motors available that can be run on a flux vector drive, and are rated to run at very low speeds...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 25th, 2021, 01:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 944
Posted By ASF
Thanks for the advice - if we can make it work...

Thanks for the advice - if we can make it work with a standard VSD and motor then that's the way we'll go. The initial information I got was that this wouldn't be possible, but if anyone can prove...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 24th, 2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 944
Posted By ASF
Servo motor speed control

Hi all,

Got an application where the customer is looking to use a servo motor, purely because of the very wide speed range required for different products, which makes conventional drives...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 24th, 2021, 07:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,155
Posted By ASF
Thanks everyone for the suggestions. Mettler...

Thanks everyone for the suggestions. Mettler Toledo/Safeline definitely seems to be fairly well established in this space, and they have excellent support here. I use a lot of MT weighing equipment...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 23rd, 2021, 09:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,155
Posted By ASF
Oooh, direct experience in the industry! This...

Oooh, direct experience in the industry! This forum is great!

Unfortunately I have answers to exactly zero of these questions, as I've never even seen the factory. The enquiry just came from an...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 23rd, 2021, 09:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,155
Posted By ASF
That looks like the ticket! I've used a lot of MT...

That looks like the ticket! I've used a lot of MT weighing gear, and always been impressed with their quality and their technical support. Were you doing the same thing (i.e. looking for contaminants...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 23rd, 2021, 09:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,155
Posted By ASF
Ultrasonic is an interesting idea! I don't know...

Ultrasonic is an interesting idea! I don't know if they'd be interested in trying something so "experimental" but I'll float the idea past them.

Also your cheesy joke, further compounded by the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 23rd, 2021, 06:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,155
Posted By ASF
X-ray vision system

Hi all,

A friend of mine who works in a dairy processing plant asked me if I knew of a machine that might solve a particular problem. I don't know of anything, but perhaps someone on here will...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 16th, 2021, 06:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 928
Posted By ASF
Although, you won't actually buy v18...

Although, you won't actually buy v18 specifically. You'll buy the latest version, and that will allow you to download that versions and all previous versions, including v18.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 8th, 2021, 05:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,597
Posted By ASF
With what device are you trying to read the...

With what device are you trying to read the keyswitch status? Or where are you trying to display it?

I've previously set up an Ignition SCADA template to show all kinds of PLC information,...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 8th, 2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,628
Posted By ASF
I am totally stealing that. In my experience it...

I am totally stealing that. In my experience it also applies to Siemens S5 PLC's.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 1st, 2021, 10:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By ASF
I came across this exact error last week, it can...

I came across this exact error last week, it can be fixed with a patch.

RA Knowledgebase ID: BF26367 (https://rockwellautomation.custhelp.com/app/answers/answer_view/a_id/1129513)
Access Level:...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 1st, 2021, 10:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 425
Posted By ASF
That's right - it has to be safety locked to...

That's right - it has to be safety locked to automatically execute on startup, and the simplest way of doing that (in fact the only way I know of) is to run the safety verification wizard.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 28th, 2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By ASF
Zip and post the .mer file here and I'm sure...

Zip and post the .mer file here and I'm sure someone will be able to help you out!
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 25th, 2021, 06:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 587
Posted By ASF
I've not done that specifically with a PF753, but...

I've not done that specifically with a PF753, but I'm 100% confident it can be done. I've done similar things with a powerflex 525.

Basically, you just need to configure two control sources -...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 25th, 2021, 05:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,119
Posted By ASF
I've not used that device specifically, and have...

I've not used that device specifically, and have no understanding of what process the SSV uses to set the digital input status, but I'd be wary...

Let's say you're talking a scenario where you...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 25th, 2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 437
Posted By ASF
Thanks George. I wonder exactly what it is that...

Thanks George. I wonder exactly what it is that constitutes an "interruption" to your online edits? Dropping offline while performing edits? Having someone else assemble edits in the same routine...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 23rd, 2021, 11:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 507
Posted By ASF
Yes, that's correct. This will be a generally...

Yes, that's correct. This will be a generally straightforward operation.

You will still have to consider what to do if one fan fails. For example, do you shut down because you can't maintain the...
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