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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers Yesterday, 11:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 259
Posted By _Dock_
Of all the things we have to deal with on a daily...

Of all the things we have to deal with on a daily basis I’m not sure wether to love this or hate it.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 14th, 2021, 09:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 534
Posted By _Dock_
I would bet a beer that it is made by prosense. ...

I would bet a beer that it is made by prosense.

https://www.automationdirect.com/adc/shopping/catalog/sensors_-z-_encoders/pressure_sensors/digital_pressure_switches_-z-_transmitters/qpsh-ap-42
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 14th, 2021, 09:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 534
Posted By _Dock_
The image of that sensor on McMaster looks a lot...

The image of that sensor on McMaster looks a lot like a prosense, same one that automation direct sells. Most of the ones I’ve used in a discrete manner still have an analog out. By chance does it...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 9th, 2021, 01:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 315
Posted By _Dock_
I can’t say I’ve ever payed enough attention to...

I can’t say I’ve ever payed enough attention to wether it shows the actual part number.

I would go on the networks open rslinx and browse the drive and see if it’s listed in any of the tabs.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 9th, 2021, 07:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By _Dock_
You have 3.8 mm per encoder pulse. Your encoder...

You have 3.8 mm per encoder pulse. Your encoder isn’t a high enough resolution to fit your tolerance, and even then you have a host of other issues.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 8th, 2021, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 260
Posted By _Dock_
Are you set on heat shrink? Brady has self...

Are you set on heat shrink? Brady has self laminating labels that work very well.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 7th, 2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 161
Posted By _Dock_
I guess I should ask first why you can’t use the...

I guess I should ask first why you can’t use the CR30 with the light curtains and muting?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 7th, 2021, 11:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,337
Posted By _Dock_
This is an old topic that was bumped by a...

This is an old topic that was bumped by a spammer. Id say he has resolved it one way or another by now id hope.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 4th, 2021, 06:58 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,439
Posted By _Dock_
My favorite tape measure is a 16’ Stanley fat max.

My favorite tape measure is a 16’ Stanley fat max.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 2nd, 2021, 09:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 442
Posted By _Dock_
Just for the others.... I was able to produce the...

Just for the others.... I was able to produce the same results Kevilay got, every time I made an edit it wouldn’t hold. I tried a few different backend work arounds and that didn’t work either.
...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 1st, 2021, 08:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 442
Posted By _Dock_
What version is it? If you want me to try it send...

What version is it? If you want me to try it send me a direct message with your email and I can try it tomorrow.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 1st, 2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 442
Posted By _Dock_
“Functions” is currently filtered, meaning it...

“Functions” is currently filtered, meaning it won’t display on your alarm banner. I assume this is what you want. Try deleting the trigger and recreate it again. Also make sure that you don’t have a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 1st, 2021, 01:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By _Dock_
What a racket. I can’t comment on wether or not...

What a racket. I can’t comment on wether or not it’s safe or not but you can find security vulnerabilities in ANY software. Hell most hacks happen thought the security software itself.

Some big...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 31st, 2021, 08:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,143
Posted By _Dock_
https://rockwellautomation.custhelp.com/ci/fattach...

https://rockwellautomation.custhelp.com/ci/fattach/get/867658/0/filename/Mains+free+and+pf5+importexport.docx
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 31st, 2021, 07:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,143
Posted By _Dock_
This. The plc will reject the connection because...

This. The plc will reject the connection because of the major firmware mismatch. You need to downgraded the firmware on the drive or upgrade it in the plc.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 30th, 2021, 11:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By _Dock_
Which stop mode are you using?

Which stop mode are you using?
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 29th, 2021, 09:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By _Dock_
Depends on the card and wether you desire...

Depends on the card and wether you desire sink/source. Find the manual for your output card and study the wiring diagram. Specifically the “commons” or “com”
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 26th, 2021, 08:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 625
Posted By _Dock_
If you’re young and new it’s ok to learn on old...

If you’re young and new it’s ok to learn on old stuff, I know nothing about ABB so that may not be old.

Keep in mind however, unless you are going to work in maintenance on legacy systems your...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 26th, 2021, 10:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 379
Posted By _Dock_
The beckhoff Elearning portal has good...

The beckhoff Elearning portal has good explanations for both. The STRUCTURE is about half way through the PLC basics. You will be miles ahead to just watch the video, it walks you through step by...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 24th, 2021, 06:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 22,522
Posted By _Dock_
Did you take the class in person or the one...

Did you take the class in person or the one online that is specific to prep for the MTR exam?

When we became a UL panel shop I went to the 2 day in person class. The instructor was knew and...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 24th, 2021, 06:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,565
Posted By _Dock_
I also recommend a gapping conveyor. ...

I also recommend a gapping conveyor.

Something that might not be clear here. It’s hard for me to tell if this is existing, or concept, or homework.

If it’s existing you can create a gap...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 24th, 2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 709
Posted By _Dock_
Typical industrial machinery has the following...

Typical industrial machinery has the following voltage hierarchy... This varies by industry obviously.

(In the USA)
High Voltage - Typically 480V, runs motors (Line Voltage of Building)
Control...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 24th, 2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By _Dock_
I believe your issue is the LED HIM (20-HIM-A1),...

I believe your issue is the LED HIM (20-HIM-A1), see page 13 of the below manual, the LED HIM is not compatible with the enhanced series powerflex 70. You need the LCD 20-HIM-A3
...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 23rd, 2021, 06:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,849
Posted By _Dock_
James, Sucks that you didn’t get the job,...

James,

Sucks that you didn’t get the job, something will come along, and sometimes not getting the one you really wanted ends up being a blessing.

Do you have any type of maintenance or...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 23rd, 2021, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By _Dock_
I’m not sure where you are getting the parameters...

I’m not sure where you are getting the parameters from, the plc or the old drive. In either instance the him is considered an add on “card” if you will and has its own set of parameters. It’s likely...
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