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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 9th, 2018, 05:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 430
Posted By lanman
That looks like a piezo buzzer, aka 'speaker'....

That looks like a piezo buzzer, aka 'speaker'. That would also explain the "SP1" label beside it.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers July 10th, 2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 919
Posted By lanman
Check P153 Regen Power Limit Sets the...

Check P153 Regen Power Limit

Sets the maximum power limit transfer from
the motor to the DC bus. When you are using an
external dynamic brake, set this parameter to its
minimum
(800.0%)...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 8th, 2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 639
Posted By lanman
34499 | Date Created: 03/09/2006 | Last Updated:...

34499 | Date Created: 03/09/2006 | Last Updated: 01/10/2018
Access Level: Everyone

Question
Is vertical mounting of SLC, Micro800, PLC and LOGIX processors, chassis, and power supplies a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 28th, 2017, 06:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 441
Posted By lanman
You can only have one motion group per...

You can only have one motion group per controller.

Page 38

Create a motion group

All axes must be added to the Motion Group in your project. If you do not
group the axes, they remain...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 27th, 2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By lanman
Not sure if this has anything to do with your...

Not sure if this has anything to do with your problem, but when using produced/consumed tags, the RunMode and ConnectionFaulted booleans are normally inside of a structure with the data type of...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 1st, 2017, 03:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,174
Posted By lanman
I called tech support, explained the issue and...

I called tech support, explained the issue and all the troubleshooting steps I had taken. They told me to swap the module with a new one (which they supplied) and as far as I know, it's been fine...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers September 15th, 2017, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 715
Posted By lanman
According to KB article 624460, it is acceptable...

According to KB article 624460, it is acceptable to wire the feedback to a standard input, but if you want cat 4, then they 'suggest' using a safety input if possible.
...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 22nd, 2017, 09:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,174
Posted By lanman
I had what appears to be the exact same problem...

I had what appears to be the exact same problem on one of our systems last week. I changed the cable, tried a different port on module, and connected the module directly to the network switch. In all...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 2nd, 2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,038
Posted By lanman
Page 19 just mentions "module location" under...

Page 19 just mentions "module location" under general specifications. That could be an error. Notice it doesnt mention the TB on that page, and yet the TB is the one that is mentioned everywhere...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 1st, 2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,038
Posted By lanman
This could be the problem also: 508507...

This could be the problem also:

508507 - CompactLogix 5370 L1 controller incompatible with 1734-IE4C firmware 3.001 modules

Access Level: Everyone
Date Created: 10/09/2012...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 1st, 2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,038
Posted By lanman
It could be the TB3 base that is causing the...

It could be the TB3 base that is causing the issue. The TB3 is not compatible with all of the point modules.

The IE4C Installation manual says this:

See the figures to familiarize yourself with...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 1st, 2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,038
Posted By lanman
If it's a 'Series A' controller, do you have 24V...

If it's a 'Series A' controller, do you have 24V field power connected?

From the manual:

Connections to the VDC+ and VDC- terminals do not provide power to input or output devices that are...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 22nd, 2010, 09:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 28,930
Posted By lanman
>I am trying to set up RS Emulate. In the RSLogix...

>I am trying to set up RS Emulate. In the RSLogix Emulate chassis monitor the first available slot is 1 as RSLinx is in slot 0.

I am constantly swapping between a real plc and emulate all the...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 1st, 2006, 04:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,617
Posted By lanman
Are you sure the pic has a parallel port? All the...

Are you sure the pic has a parallel port? All the ones I've seen have a 25 pin serial port on them. You just need a 25 pin to 9 pin converter to connect to a 9 pin serial port on the computer.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 2nd, 2006, 05:12 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 11,725
Posted By lanman
I use short pieces of spiral wrap to keep my plc...

I use short pieces of spiral wrap to keep my plc cables tidy.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 3rd, 2005, 06:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,461
Posted By lanman
Besides monitoring the sensor for an always on...

Besides monitoring the sensor for an always on condition, you should also be using a spatter and weld field resistant prox.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 14th, 2005, 09:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,850
Posted By lanman
Online edit bug

I had a problem starting early this summer that whenever I tried to do an online edit with on a machine we built rslogix would crash and I would loose processor ownership. To recover I had to power...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 26th, 2005, 12:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,545
Posted By lanman
I just finished a job that used an ID2 counter...

I just finished a job that used an ID2 counter module. It wouldn't count backwards at all. Our AB tech support guy came in and looked, and he agreed I had it configured properly. We tried a new...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 15th, 2005, 08:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,022
Posted By lanman
I just finished doing a machine with a 5/04 and a...

I just finished doing a machine with a 5/04 and a DVT Legend 510 vision system. The ethernet connection was used only for the initial setup of the camera. The digital i/o is done with the 9 pin...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 11th, 2005, 05:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,949
Posted By lanman
Ive never used a POSMO, but with the Simodrive...

Ive never used a POSMO, but with the Simodrive 611, I've used what is called MDI mode (manual data input) via profibus to control the drive.
What this lets you do is control the drive with several...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 8th, 2005, 07:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,742
Posted By lanman
You might want to look at this, it looks...

You might want to look at this, it looks promising. It doesn't seem to contain the part number you posted, but does have lots of specs & drawings of their servo valves.


...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 23rd, 2004, 06:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,173
Posted By lanman
When our shop purchased a 1747-UIC, I couldn't...

When our shop purchased a 1747-UIC, I couldn't get it to work on my toshiba laptop. I brought it home over the weekend to try it out there. Same problem. The led's showed that all was well, yet...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 22nd, 2004, 10:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,408
Posted By lanman
When I started using siemens about a year ago I...

When I started using siemens about a year ago I was disappointed by how slow the updates were when monitoring. We had a software specialist come in to help me set up some servos, and I asked him...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 7th, 2004, 09:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,746
Posted By lanman
I treat an undocumented program the like a...

I treat an undocumented program the like a crossword puzzle. Fill in what you know and the rest becomes easier. First, do inputs and outputs. Once that's done, scan through the logic again, and...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 26th, 2004, 09:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,061
Posted By lanman
As mentioned in a post earlier this week, it's a...

As mentioned in a post earlier this week, it's a good idea to map all of your physical IO to internal bits, then use thes bits throughout the program. During testing, these bits can be mapped to...
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