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Standards and Technical Documents - Programmable controllers - Part 2: Equipment requirements and tests -- IEC 61131-2:2003
Description: Specifies requirements and related tests for programmable controllers (PLC) and their associated peripherals (for example, programming and debugging tools (PADTs), human-machine interfaces (HMIs), etc.) which have as their intended use the control and command of machines and industrialShow More
Supplier: IHS Product Design
Description: German Language - IT-SECURITY FOR INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION EXAMPLE OF USE OF THE GENERAL MODEL FOR DEVICE MANUFACTURER IN FACTORY AUTOMATION PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLER (PLC)Show More
Standards and Technical Documents - Safety-PLCs striking role for Partial Valve Stroke Testing - ISA EXPO 2004
Description: such as the safetyrelated PLC. This paper will discuss practical examples of Partial Valve Stroke Testing in which it appears that SIL 1 rated valves can be upgraded to SIL 2, and off-line proof test intervals which can be extended from 2 to 5 years.Show More
Description: the ladder logic examples use the instruction set for the Allen-Bradley SLC 500 PLC, the concepts and techniques can be used with any brand of PLC.Show More
Supplier: Advanced Energy Industries, Inc.
Description: As a connection-ready thyristor switch with secure operational behavior and load monitoring, the Thyro-S (SCR) power controller switches electric loads, for example, current, voltage, or power. It can be connected to bus systems, used instand-alone operation, or used in combination with all
- Phase: Three-Phase (2-leg)
- Operating Voltage: 200-299 VAC, 300-399 VAC, 400-499 VAC, >500 VAC
- Maximum Current: 16 to 280 amps
- Command Signal: Other
Supplier: Design Tool, Inc.
Description: in the most efficient location possible. Our standard manually operated systems offer the customer the option of changing the count using an LCD screen and control buttons on the PLC. If a fastener fails to load due to an empty bowl or incorrect fasteners in the feed mechanism, the system
- Configuration: Bowl Only, Drive Only, Bowl and Drive
- Feeder Type: Pneumatic, Vibratory Bowl Feeder
- Bowl Diameter: 6 to 18 inch
- Bowl Configuration: Cascade Bowl
Supplier: Euchner-U.S.A., Inc.
Description: The EUCHNER Electronic Key System (EKS) allows only authorized personnel to access machine controls and process parameters. The uniquely coded inductive key tags, can providing various levels of authorization. For example, different levels of access can be established for programming,
- Technology: Passive
- Interface: Other
- Operating Temperature: 32 to 131 F
Supplier: Lapmaster-Wolters International
Description: , which has never been reached before in this price-performance ratio. Examples of this are the two machining stations, each equipped with five brush tools. An ideal transformation ratio between brushes and head ensures constant and optimal deburring results. In the area of flexible
- Type: Deburring Machine
- Mounting: Floor Mounted / Stationary (Machine Tools)
- Power: 7.37 HP
- Driver Technology: Electric Motor / Vibrator
Honing, Lapping, and Super-finishing Machines - Floor Standing Single Sided Lapping/ Polishing Machine -- Model 72Supplier: Lapmaster-Wolters International
Description: if required. As with all ring lapping machines flatness of the lap plate can be altered by wear conditioning, that is the lateral position of the conditioning rings relative to the lap plate track can be adjusted to preferentially wear the plate’s surface. For example, if the lap plate
- Type: Lapping Machine
- Mounting: Floor Mounted / Stationary (Machine Tools)
- Power: 15 to 20 HP
- Motor Voltage and Phase: 115 / 120 V 60 Hz, 208 - 230 / 240 V 60 Hz, 460 / 480 V 60 Hz, 50 Hz / International Power, Three-Phase
Description: applications, order fulfilment, and more. For example, in pallet verification applications, maximum height and pallet overhang can be measured. This data can be forwarded to the PLC via bus systems.
- Spanning Distance: 0.0984 to 2.36 inch
- Sensitivity or Resolution: 0.0984 to 1.97 inch
Industrial Shelters - Offshore Accommodation and Workspace Products -- 4.8m/4.5m/4m Workspace ModuleSupplier: Ferguson Group
Description: A60 workspace providing a safe and comfortable fit for purpose working environment Standard Features A60 fire rated module Flexible internal layouts to suit your requirements Air-conditioning unit with individual thermostat control PLC based fire and gas detection unit Category II
- Type: Field Office, In-Plant Office, Other
- Length: 160 to 192 inch
- Width: 95.98 inch
- Height: 114 inch
Supplier: ABB JOKAB SAFETY
Description: is intended to supervise that contactors or valves have dropped/returned before a new start can be permitted. The test input can also be used for starting and the start button can be supervised (see Connection Examples). More Outputs By connecting BT51 to a safety relay/PLC it isShow More
Supplier: Toledo Metal Spinning Co.
Description: hoppers or a cylinder welded to a cone, the quality of our manual and automatic circumferential welds are unsurpassed in the industry. Our longitudinal seam welding service capabilities are numerous. You can see our Cleanline Receptacles for an example. We can roll and weld cylinders up to
- Arc / Resistance Welding: MIG (GMAW), Resistance - Seam, TIG (GTAW)
- Additional Services: Design Assistance, Low to Mid Volume Production, High Volume Production, Machining
- Materials: Aluminum, Copper, Steel - Stainless
- Regional Preference: North America, United States Only, Midwest US Only
Supplier: Century Control Systems, Inc.
Description: The GE Druck DPI 832 electrical loop calibrator is a lightweight and convenient hand-held instrument for testing control loops and for setting up distributed control systems (DCS), programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and signal conditioners in process and industrial control systems
- Calibrator Style: Hand Held, Portable
- AC Voltage: true
- DC Voltage: true
- AC Current: true
Description: The Mitsubishi MESInterfaceIT directly connects iQ platform controllers to enterprise applications such as databases and message queues, enabling businesses to gather data from their Mitsubishi PLCs and generate real-time business events to their MES and ERP systems. The past five years haveShow More
Supplier: Renold Plc.
Description: Heavy Duty Steel Drag chains are designed for severely abrasive and extremely high-temp applications. For example, hot clinker and hot lime drag conveyors that run up to 1000ºF degrees. To provide greater fatigue life this series of chain is made with special heat treated and inductionShow More
Description: The ultra-high processing speed is also ideal for use as a sensor controller. Labeling machines, for example, require a system capable of instantly reading output signals from a fiber sensor and quickly controlling the roller rotation to detect the label head or end edge on the release paperShow More
Supplier: Custom Milling & Consulting, Inc.
Description: The “basket” style media mill has been the salvation of small batch, rapid changeover industries such as the ink dispersion business. And the CMC Batch Mill line is a great example of this milling platform. The CMC Batch Mill offers efficient, one tank milling of a wide range
- Feed: Batch
Supplier: MKS Instruments, Inc.
Description: The RMU Programmable AutomationController (PAC) is an open, integrated platform for industrialautomation and process control, based on PowerPC and Linux technology.Logic flexibility, based on C/C++ running on Linux, is now limitlesscompared to traditional Programmable Logic Controller
- Analog Input Channels: 64
- Digital I/O Channels: 96
- Application: General Lab and Industrial
- Networkable System: true
Supplier: ABB JOKAB SAFETY
Description: Pluto is an All-Supervisor System in which the inputs and other information are shared via the databus. Several safety sensors can be connected to one input while still achieving the highest level of safety. There are also combined inputs and outputs that can be used, for example, for lampShow More
Supplier: International Thermal Systems LLC.
Description: . Metal fasteners, stampings and electrical items are examples of products cleaned in the Rotary Drum Washer. System designs include one, two or more process stages depending on the cleaning application. Spray piping is available in black iron, stainless steel or CPVC materials. Vertical
- Type: Complete Machine / Turnkey System
- Machine Type: Spray Washers
- System Options / Component Types: Tanks / Tubs
- Application / Operation: General Cleaning / Surface Prep
Supplier: Rolls-Royce Holdings plc
Description: Turbine (HPT) and a single stage Low Pressure Turbine (LPT). The evolution of the Adour resulted in the continuous introduction of technology in each engine variant, for example the Adour Mk 951 features a Full Authority Digital Engine Control (FADEC).
- Fuel Type: Jet Fuel
- Engine Type: Internal Combustion
- Application: Aviation
- Length: 77 to 114 inch
Description: to sophisticated Hardware and Software solutions, you can precisely control different types of loads. Phase angle control matched with current limit and current, voltage, or load power feedback functions, can be used with “critical” applications such as (for example), special
- Controller Inputs: DC Voltage Input, Current Loop (Transmitter) Input, Serial / Digital Input
- Control Signal Output: Analog Voltage, Current Loop, Serial / Digital
- Form Factor: Panel / Chassis Mount, DIN Rail
- User Interface: Ethernet / Networkable
Supplier: Renold Plc.
Description: environments such as brick and tile manufacture, which are characterised by dust and debris, are perfect examples of applications that demand the inclusion of Renold Sovereign chain. Renold Sovereign includes a particular surface treatment that ensures greatly increased wear resistance. The
- Non-standard Chain Pitch: 0.5000 to 1 inch
- Rollers: Rollers
- Links / Sidebars: Straight Link / Sidebar
- Strand Configuration: Single, Double
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The Industrial Automation Group of Advantech is proud to announce new features for the APAX-5620 PLC. The APAX-5620 PLC now supports redundancy. In less than 10ms when the primary controller goes offline, the backup controller will take over. By using Advantech’s PLC software, a redundancy solution (read more)
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Gocator 2320 3D Sensor for Small Parts Inspection
filter out any noise or outliers; adapt to and measure different materials (such as reflective and non-reflective); as well as built-in 3D measurement tools that are ready to use in production out-of-the-box. For example, countersunk hole tool measures the centre position, depth, outside diameter and (read more)
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RS Components, Ltd.
RS brings simple solutions to utilise IIoT
Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Just because PLCs or installed sensors were originally designed for serial port communication, using the Modbus protocol for example, it doesn’t necessarily mean they have to be replaced. Instead their data simply needs to be translated and made suitable for Io (read more)
Browse Human Machine Interfaces Datasheets for RS Components, Ltd.
Victrex 10 years at Asia Innovation & Technology
customers in China and the Asia Pacific region generally,” noted Tim Cooper, Executive Director, Victrex plc. Importantly, through the AITC facility, Victrex has a streamlined method of identifying root cause issues and providing solutions for challenges faced by customers in China and the region. To (read more)
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Design Tool, Inc.
XY Robot Screw Feeder Systems
Design Tool Inc. - World-class Assembly Systems Design Tool's feeding and driving expertise is often applied for turnkey assembly cells. In this example, a turnkey XY robot cell is utilized to assemble three parts in less than ½ the time it originally took to assemble one. The operator loads the (read more)
Browse Screwdrivers (electric and pneumatic) Datasheets for Design Tool, Inc.
Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation
Connected Components Building Blocks
Building Blocks Connected Components Building Blocks (CCBB) from Rockwell Automation help provide you with the information you need to quickly and easily implement common control tasks in your machine design. CCBB include pre-written blocks of application code for the PLC that can be modified to (read more)
Browse Human Machine Interfaces Datasheets for Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Automation
Atmospheric Single Drum Dryers
rolls spaced around periphery of drum to eliminate void areas, permitting drying between successive layers of fresh material, and forming thick consistent product sheets gradually Mechanical support skids are available for single drum dryers Click here to view a list of applications (Examples (read more)
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Dellner Brakes AB
From Aircraft Carriers to Luxury Yachts
around entire shaft line arrangement. Examples of applications where Locking Devices (LM) can be used: Propulsion Shaft lines Grinding, Rod & Ball Mills etc. Conveyors Wind Mills Dredgers Advantages The Dellner Brakes locking devices (LM-series) are compact, tested and delivered as one unit with one (read more)
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A3200 Motion Controller
retains the best features of these previous motion controllers and combines them with an advanced, high-performance distributed control architecture to produce a truly state-of-the-art motion, vision, PLC, robotics and I/O platform. The A3200 digital automation platform represents a revolutionary (read more)
Browse Motion Controllers Datasheets for Aerotech, Inc.
Biological Atmosphere Incubation Gas Mixers
Biological Atmosphere Incubation Gas Mixers Environics® PLC-Based Computerized Gas Panel Mixing and Delivery System automatically blend gases to create gaseous atmospheres for analytical research and diagnostic purposes. Other common applications of this Medical Gas Equipment include tissue culture (read more)
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PLCs Pack it in
Programmable automation controllers enhance PLC's process-control capabilities. Programmable automation controllers, like these from National Instruments Corp., complement and enhance PLC operations by performing special tasks above and beyond an average PLC's capabilities, such as machine vision
Overlapping VLANs (.pdf)
. A key feature of N-Tron's VLAN (tagged and port) implementation is the concept of overlapping members. We will discuss Port VLAN first. Port VLANs logically segment a switch transparently. Referring to Figure 1, using a 508TX-A, consider the following example where the Office LAN uplink is on Port 1
FPGAs put PLCs in motion
, where one C program works well on any computer, every PLC vendor has its own flavor of IEC 61131-3 compliant specifications. But all brands have a basic architecture that is similar. A look at how a PLC operates illustrates the similarities. For example, to turn on an LED, any PLC needs three
Process Analytical Technologies 101
to collect? Will you need more than one type of measurement to determine, for example, whether product is dry enough or a reaction has gone to completion? Where will data reside after collecting it? Will they be stored on a standalone instrument or fed into a programmable logic controller (PLC)? Does
Machine control beyond PLCs
are actually implemented in an FPGA that is programmed with LabView. Unlike traditional PC or PLC processors, FPGAs are parallel processors. Additional loops do not affect the performance of other independent loops. In this example, the counter and the PID loop execute in parallel on the FPGA
Making sense of motion networks
to several motors. The central PC could be a software program, a microprocessor, or PLC. An example of a flat motion-control system is a printing press with multiple, servocontrolled spools. Because timing and latency are critical metrics in such a machine, a central controller (often a PC or PLC
Interfacing a Galil Controller with a Cognex Barcode Scanner (.pdf)
the ability to send bar code results directly to a Galil Ethernet motion controller such as the DMC-40x0 or DMC-21x3. In addition, the RIO pocket PLC from Galil would work in the same manner. In this example we will use a DMC-4020 and a Cognex Dataman 200 series bar code scanner.
When PCs Control Machines
is not just a slightly more complicated example of motion control via computer. Yet that is the way some still view such tasks. Too bad, because developers who don't grasp a few of the intricacies in this discipline are likely to find themselves in a tough spot. The idea behind PC-based CNC is to eliminate
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IEC 61131-3: Programming Industrial Automation Systems
All variables of the whole program that are assigned to physical addresses (for example PLC inputs and outputs) must be declared in this POU or above it (Resource, Configuration).
Cyber-security of SCADA and Other Industrial Control Systems
These include for example PLCs , Remote Terminal Units, Communication Gateways, and a few others which we discuss in this chapter.
Verification and validation of safety related software
The investigation described in this work was performed using an example PLC ladder logic program supplied by the ABB-Combustion Engineering Co.
Integrated Formal Methods
As Siemens is widely-used at our organization, we are using it as an example PLC provider.
An overview of model checking practices on verification of PLC software
Fig. 1 An example PLC program snippet written in Instruction List  .
Advances in Computer Science, Environment, Ecoinformatics, and Education
…powerful function, simple program design, good scalability, easy maintenance, high reliability, adaptable to harsh industrial environments and so on, it is widely used in industry production control system, some PLCs are installed in control room(for example PLC in coal washing workshop…
Proceedings of the 16th International Meshing Roundtable
The “Rocket” model is the example PLC supplied with the Tetgen distribution.
Scientific Computing in Electrical Engineering
Fig. 1: Example PLC and corresponding mesh.