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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 4th, 2018, 12:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 598
Posted By jvdcande
Jeebs, I do know we'll need networking...

Jeebs,

I do know we'll need networking basics (already covered in our trainings) and network security (I have been striking that nail for the last 20 years or so).

Industry 4.0 being nothing...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 3rd, 2018, 11:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 192
Posted By jvdcande
Last time I saw a Schleicher Promodul was 25...

Last time I saw a Schleicher Promodul was 25 years agoo when I started with VDAB and then it was already over it's end of life. Didn't realise there were still some out there. You'll have to wait...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 29th, 2018, 10:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 598
Posted By jvdcande
Well, as was mentioned, it had to do with...

Well, as was mentioned, it had to do with bureaucracy, but not for the reasons mentioned.

At VDAB, we're not sitting in classrooms, but in a sort of simulated work environment. The drives and the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 28th, 2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 598
Posted By jvdcande
Industry 4.0 - network capacity

Hello fellow members,

here at VDAB we're investigating the needs for training towards Industry 4.0. I'm currently looking into what setting we may buy to train people on the skills needed for that...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 3rd, 2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,167
Posted By jvdcande
Reverse current or reverse power means that...

Reverse current or reverse power means that instead of using the generator as a power source you are putting power into the generator and are using it as a motor. Is it dangerous? Well, you can...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 20th, 2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 4
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Views: 1,177
Posted By jvdcande
Standard answer here is "contact your local...

Standard answer here is "contact your local supplier". Sorry if this isn't what you're looking for.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 7th, 2018, 06:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,380
Posted By jvdcande
Remind me to never call you in :lolis:. Over...

Remind me to never call you in :lolis:.
Over here the better ones charge around 25 per started quarter plus transportation, which can go up to about 1 per km round trip. So this would have been a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 7th, 2018, 06:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Posted By jvdcande
The voltage mentioned is the highest voltage on...

The voltage mentioned is the highest voltage on which you can use it. You may always use fuses at lower than specified voltages. It's the same as with wiring: you don't doubt using cable specified...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 17th, 2017, 12:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 33,248
Posted By jvdcande
Wow! Thaks Mark. I never realised I was on the...

Wow! Thaks Mark. I never realised I was on the root of your succes. Never the less, you did it. I only planted a seed, you got it grown into a tree. And you did a very fine job at it.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 9th, 2017, 02:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,814
Posted By jvdcande
I like what I'm doing, so I would like to do it...

I like what I'm doing, so I would like to do it as long as I like it and am able to do it. Unfortunately I'm working for a governmental service where the policy is to fire people as soon as they have...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 8th, 2017, 01:17 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,814
Posted By jvdcande
-> because I don't like doing nothing ->...

-> because I don't like doing nothing

-> this and that or being a Jack of all trades

Now without joking: I like what I'm doing because I feel good about it. I started out being a mere...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 19th, 2017, 03:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,083
Posted By jvdcande
QElectrotech or Dia usually do the job for me.

QElectrotech or Dia usually do the job for me.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 8th, 2017, 01:44 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 15,304
Posted By jvdcande
We see the same over here in Europe. All...

We see the same over here in Europe. All youngsters are urged by their parents to go take higher education, technical education is considered too low. "Why would you get your hands dirty and only get...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 5th, 2017, 11:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,141
Posted By jvdcande
Except for the fact that the stop button is...

Except for the fact that the stop button is apparently hardwired as a NO contact which I absolutely don't like because of safety reasons.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 2nd, 2017, 12:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 583
Posted By jvdcande
I would never fiddle with the internals of a...

I would never fiddle with the internals of a built-on brake. The coil is constructed so it won't get damaged by the voltage it gets from the included rectifier circuit. If you change the rectifier...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 27th, 2017, 01:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 988
Posted By jvdcande
Alas, sarcasm is an art not appreciated by...

Alas, sarcasm is an art not appreciated by many...

Anyway, since Horton is a brand I don't even know, forget my intervention.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 26th, 2017, 09:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 988
Posted By jvdcande
More info is needed: type of sensors used...

More info is needed:

type of sensors used to measure tank level
brand and type of PLC used to process the data
brand and type of HMI to display the stuff
amount and currency you're willing...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 23rd, 2017, 04:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By jvdcande
Implement a state machine in ladder. Use the...

Implement a state machine in ladder. Use the state of a start/stop to switch from one step to the next.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 13th, 2017, 02:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,625
Posted By jvdcande
In that case I do also apologize for the rather...

In that case I do also apologize for the rather harsh remarks I made earlier. You indeed do have a valid point asking questions of that magnitude. Unfortunately for me I can't make up things because...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 13th, 2017, 02:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,625
Posted By jvdcande
Sorry if I offended her in any way by assuming...

Sorry if I offended her in any way by assuming she was male. I do apologize for that mistake. Unfortunately I don't know the novelist where she got her name from.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 12th, 2017, 11:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,625
Posted By jvdcande
I guess because he didn't go over his textbook...

I guess because he didn't go over his textbook well enough to understand what he's supposed to understand.

A lot of nowadays PLC programmers know how to write a program but lack basic electric...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 22nd, 2017, 10:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,266
Posted By jvdcande
It looks big enough to get enough fingers and...

It looks big enough to get enough fingers and toes in to count on... :yeah:
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers June 22nd, 2017, 10:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By jvdcande
Demo PLC: a completely normal PLC you use to...

Demo PLC: a completely normal PLC you use to demonstrate things.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 27th, 2017, 11:23 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,383
Posted By jvdcande
People, I'ld like to apologize for my fellow...

People, I'ld like to apologize for my fellow countryman. Someone who clearly states it's the first time he's programming ladder logic and then reacts in this way to people who make well intended,...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 13th, 2017, 03:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,815
Posted By jvdcande
YES!!! Have not been fiddling with radio...

YES!!! Have not been fiddling with radio circuitry these last 10 years, but apparently my memory is not as bad as I thought it had become :lolis:
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