You are not registered yet. Please click here to register!


 
 
plc storereviewsdownloads
This board is for PLC Related Q&A ONLY. Please DON'T use it for advertising, etc.
 
Try our online PLC Simulator- FREE.  Click here now to try it.

New Here? Please read this important info!!!


Go Back   PLCS.net - Interactive Q & A > PLCS.net - Interactive Q & A > LIVE PLC Questions And Answers

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old January 14th, 2020, 04:21 PM   #1
offroadunleashed
Member
Canada

offroadunleashed is offline
 
Join Date: May 2017
Location: Regina
Posts: 12
S400 to L73 Ethernet Communication

Hello,

I have two different PLC's. One being a 400 series siemens controller and the other is a L73 controller from RA. I am trying to communicate between the two using purely ethernet without any extra hardware. Is anyone able to aid me with this?

Thanks!
  Reply With Quote
Old January 14th, 2020, 04:48 PM   #2
ASF
Lifetime Supporting Member
Australia

ASF is offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Australia
Posts: 3,125
It's possible - Siemens have an application example here including documentation and code examples.

It will not be terribly straightforward though. If you really must do it with no additional hardware, then this is how it's done, but using a purpose-designed hardware solution will always end up cheaper. That is, unless the value of your labour is not figured into the calculation.
  Reply With Quote
Reply
Jump to Live PLC Question and Answer Forum

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
On Logix5000 system, why there are two or more Ethernet cards on the same rack? wendaiyu LIVE PLC Questions And Answers 17 April 24th, 2016 10:18 PM
Slc 5/05 Ethernet Communication Vic LIVE PLC Questions And Answers 8 November 20th, 2014 07:32 PM
ethernet communication on controllogix5000 Hanjaya LIVE PLC Questions And Answers 8 November 30th, 2010 05:51 AM
Communication on ethernet between AB PLC and Siemens PLC Chandrashekhar_basap LIVE PLC Questions And Answers 4 May 28th, 2006 04:03 PM
Siemens S7 400 Ethernet Communication Problem TimC LIVE PLC Questions And Answers 3 May 1st, 2006 04:30 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:36 AM.


.