Programmable Logic controllers to the next level

The MELSEC Series takes control to the next level. MELSEC Series PLCs always meet your system demands and more, with something to offer for any prospective control system. Enhanced solutions are realized by a wide lineup of PLCs and network systems. One of its series is the the MELSEC iQ-R This serries of MELSEC has a wide range of programmable automation controllers to cater for various different aspects of automation control. The multi-CPU architecture has been further improved enabling faster data exchange across the backplane (base unit).   Visit Mitsubishi Electric for more info about this product.

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What are the RSLogix 5000 Software Components?

I: RSLogix 5000 Programming Software. Tip: Because all Logix5000 platforms have All ControLogix, FlexLogix, and CompactLogix PLC types used common control engine, RSLogix 5000 software is used to program and configure all Logix5000 systems. Used to perform the following tasks: • Develop and modify code – (e.g., ladder logic, function block diagrams, Structured Text etc.) • Monitor project and system component operation during operation • Configure hardware modules (communication module, I/O module, etc..) II. RSLogix 5000 Software Advantage. RSLogix 5000 software offers the following benefits: • Flexible, easy-to-use, Windows®-based editors and components • I/O configuration wizards • Ability to copy […]

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Contrologix 5000 System Component Identification

I: Introduction to Allen-Bradley Control Systems Family  Allen-Bradley control systems: 1. PLC System: Programmable Logic Controller. Allen-Bradley line of processors identified by prefix PLC. (e.g., PLC-2®, PLC-3®, and PLC-5® processors) 2. SLC™ System: Small Logic Controller. Allen-Bradley line of processors with flexibility and power of large processor in size and simplicity of small processor. (e.g., SLC 500, SLC 5/01, SLC 5/05 processors). 3. Logix5000™ System: can integrate – Sequential – Motion – Drive – Process control Logix5000 control engine available in several platforms/physical formats: • ControlLogix® – High-performance, multi-controller modular chassis • FlexLogix™ – Distributed-control – (i.e., control platform is […]

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Compact Logix Controller System Components Identification

I: FlexLogix Platform.  Small modular system for stand-alone to medium sized connected systems.Fixed I/O count of CompactLogix platform geared toward stand-alone control applications where panel space is limited:   CompactLogix Chassis Hardware Modular Assembly   II. COMPACT LOGIX CONTROLLER Main components of CompactLogix controller:   CompactLogix functional benefits: • Has memory sizes from 512 Kbytes to 1.5 Mbytes • Supports these NetLinx networks: – EtherNet/IP – ControlNet – DeviceNet   III. COMPACT LOGIX I/O MODULE Contain a set I/O count for simple, stand-alone processes: • Supports up to 3 banks of local I/O (up to 30 CompactLogix I/O modules) • […]

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Flexlogix Controller System Components Identification

I: FlexLogix Platform  For distributed-control: • (i.e., control platform is located at or close to the process/machine). • Allows application to be simplified by dividing it.This system has the following characteristics: • Reduced size for smaller spaces • Can be mounted on a DIN rail or panels • Can be mounted vertically or horizontally • Modular FlexLogix Hardware II. Flex Logix Main Component FlexLogix Main Component Flex Logix Features: • 64 Kbyte (1794-L33) and 512 Kbyte (1794-L34) fixed memory: • 1794-L33/A and 1794-L34/B support non-volatile memory to retain project without a battery • Two communications slots installed in controller • […]

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