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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 9th, 2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By DwSoFt
Funny Guy I ended up using the Redlion...

Funny Guy

I ended up using the Redlion Graphite screen to do Modbus for the PLC Points, and next I am looking into my Options for remote programming/support of the location.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 4th, 2018, 10:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By DwSoFt
Everyone thinks Im crazy, right?

Everyone thinks Im crazy, right?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 2nd, 2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By DwSoFt
AB 1769-L33er Ethernet to Serial DF1

Hi Guys.

On a location, I have an L33ER running an Oil Battery. one of the ethernet is for HMI, programming connections. the other is being used for remote IO.

The communications from the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 1st, 2018, 12:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By DwSoFt
The Scadalink IP100 can do the Serial to ethernet...

The Scadalink IP100 can do the Serial to ethernet as well as the serial serial DF1 I believe. Checked it out.

https://www.scadalink.com/products/scadalink-series/100-platform/ip100/

not cheap...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 9th, 2018, 07:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 411
Posted By DwSoFt
Yes you can do this. I have many times. If you...

Yes you can do this. I have many times. If you are do do a signal isolator then you.may be better off just using a splitter. It saves an analog output then.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 8th, 2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 539
Posted By DwSoFt
I am Getting Compact IO quoted as well as Flex...

I am Getting Compact IO quoted as well as Flex IO. I do not like the springloaded design nor rack design of pointIO. I am familiar with both of these products, and if the client is willing to spend...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 7th, 2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By DwSoFt
Thats what we use is the MDS SD-4 for 400mhz. ...

Thats what we use is the MDS SD-4 for 400mhz.

Diat is correct though, but depending on your infrastructure it may be difficult to upgrade it, as higher frequency and speed can cause other issues...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 6th, 2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 539
Posted By DwSoFt
Remote IO for Compactlogix

Hi Guys. I did do alittle searching but nothing came out and answered what I want to know.

Currently, I am helping Design a control system upgrade. The old controller on site is an RTU and will be...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 29th, 2018, 07:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 351
Posted By DwSoFt
It seems to.me that you could.just connect the...

It seems to.me that you could.just connect the PLC's Directly to SCADA why the need for an RTU firat if not doing flow meaurement?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 28th, 2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 351
Posted By DwSoFt
The 107 can also do oil and gas. And they can...

The 107 can also do oil and gas.
And they can do modbus master or slave as well rather than roc protocol if needed rather than a prosoft card on the allen bradleys i prefer the redlion dsp for...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 28th, 2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 351
Posted By DwSoFt
Does the RTU and plc need to talk? Or does the...

Does the RTU and plc need to talk? Or does the RTU just talk to scada. And what scada software. What is common in your area. If only doing flow measurement the floboss107 is pretty straight forward.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 27th, 2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 351
Posted By DwSoFt
Need more data. What im.gathering is...

Need more data.

What im.gathering is toy.qant to select scada system.to poll over 60 different plcs? What plcs. How are they all connected etc.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 26th, 2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 469
Posted By DwSoFt
In this situation I typically use an arbitrator...

In this situation I typically use an arbitrator (google scadalink ip100 for example) or an intermediate device (such as a scadapack) that polls the device and then the hosts poll it.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 23rd, 2018, 10:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 425
Posted By DwSoFt
Redlion Dsp data converters (and hmi's) have 4...

Redlion Dsp data converters (and hmi's) have 4 bacnet protocols on their list. As for modbus and such I prefer them.over prosoft modules.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 20th, 2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 328
Posted By DwSoFt
What happens to the 10th day, it gets discarded...

What happens to the 10th day, it gets discarded is my bet by overwriting it
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 17th, 2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 694
Posted By DwSoFt
The graphite do cost more. Im.thinking cheapest...

The graphite do cost more. Im.thinking cheapest is either the click.or maybe a modbus phoenixcontact 2ai block might be close to click
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 2nd, 2018, 01:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 774
Posted By DwSoFt
Is this the carwash program? Although...

Is this the carwash program?

Although changing hardware may save money long term it's not cost saving as far as the program itself is concerned.

You can utilize defined function blocks and...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 1st, 2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By DwSoFt
You almost had me but I got it figured. I'll send...

You almost had me but I got it figured. I'll send you a pm.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 1st, 2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,621
Posted By DwSoFt
Happy New year

Happy New year
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 20th, 2017, 09:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 440
Posted By DwSoFt
You can just parallel the voltage Signal. Current...

You can just parallel the voltage Signal. Current on the otherhand you need a splitter
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 29th, 2017, 09:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 242
Posted By DwSoFt
Telepace does feel old. I prefer to use isagraf...

Telepace does feel old. I prefer to use isagraf when I get to choose. But I have plenty of clients still using telepace as well.
1 thing I did like for telepace vs isagraf is the online edit mode.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 26th, 2017, 03:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By DwSoFt
What industry are you refering to? Oil and...

What industry are you refering to?

Oil and gas in western Canada seems alot of AB plc followed by modicon. SCADA is all over the place but clear scada was once popular in Alberta. DCS is Honeywell...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 15th, 2017, 08:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 575
Posted By DwSoFt
I'd the inputs are the same type you.could...

I'd the inputs are the same type you.could probably do it without the relay as well.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 11th, 2017, 05:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,652
Posted By DwSoFt
I know you say no no Americans But what...

I know you say no no Americans

But what about the following

Remote work...

I'm too busy in my current position but just thought I'd bring it up... lol
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 8th, 2017, 09:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,445
Posted By DwSoFt
Oh. Also forgot to mention. Before I came in to...

Oh. Also forgot to mention. Before I came in to save skid 3 they went double budget. Lol
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