Nov
20

Technical Tip Mitsubishi – FX Series Programming Cables

See below our 2nd technical tip, this time for FX Series Programming Cables     FX Series Programming cables SC-09 cable was used for old FX series and FX3 PLCs, however this cable is now obsolete. The replacement cable is FX-USB-AW for FX1 to FX3 PLCs. Newer types such as FX3G and FX3S a standard to […]

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Sep
22

Technical Tip – Mitsubishi GOT2000 Screen Passwords

Setting up screen passwords for GOT2000     See below the 1st of many technical tips we shall be posting over the coming months. Go to: Common > GOT Environmental setting > Security Click on: Level Set Security Level Device: for example ‘D100’ Register Set Security Level Password: You can set multiple passwords for hierarchy […]

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Apr
13

CDL brings Mechatronics to the MTC in Coventry

    Mechatronics is a multidisciplinary field of science that includes a combination of mechanical engineering, electronics and Control Systems and despite being around for more than 50 Years, today we are seeing a real time need to connect Industry. To ensure that we continue to move with current industry trends CDL has brought together […]

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Jan
25

Mitsubishi – Introducing the latest iQ-F updates

The Mitsubishi iQ-F range continues to expand and they are now at a stage where they have a comprehensive range of hardware products for this PLC family.   There is now a complete range of DC-powered CPUs available from 32 to 80 I/O. Mitsubishi now also have PT100 and Thermocouple ADP modules (attach to left hand side of […]

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Sep
16

HMS INDUSTRIAL NETWORKS – ANYBUS WIRELESS BOLT IS HERE !

HMS Industrial Networks has introduced Anybus Wireless Bolt which makes machines communicate wirelessly.  The Anybus Wireless Bolt is a wireless access point designed to be mounted on a machine or cabinet to give it wireless access via WLAN, Bluetooth or Bluetooth Low Energy.  The wireless access makes it possible to do configuration via a regular tablet or smartphone […]

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Jul
27

Mitsubishi MELSEC iQ-F Series

Mitsubishi MELSEC-F Series has now been reborn as the MELSEC iQ-F Series, offering enhanced high speed bus, expanded built-in functions, advanced SSCNETIII/H support and improved engineering environment. Program and parameters are set with the GXWorks3 engineering software.                       From stand-alone use to networked system applications, […]

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Apr
26

Phoenix Contact – Highlights 2016 – Innovations for your success

Phoenix Contact have bought out a new catalogue titled – HIGHLIGHTS 2016 – Innovations for your success. Discover Phoenix Contact’s innovative new products in their brand new product brochures.  You can download copies from their website or, if you prefer a printed version, you can also order copies to be sent to you. Brochures available are: Highlights […]

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Feb
18

Phoenix Contact RIFLINE Complete

Phoenix Contact’s RIFLINE Complete is a one stop shop relay system.  Why use multiple relay ranges when you can carry out all standard relay applications using just the RIFLINE Complete relay system?  RIFLINE Complete is Phoenix Contact’s new cost effective modular ice cube relay series.  The relays range from a slim 6.2 mm coupling relay […]

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Nov
20

Intelligent Fluid Level Solutions from Sick UK

The LFP Cubic Level Sensor from Sick UK is one that uses TDR technology (time domain reflectometry), so can be used in oil- and water-based liquids without calibration. The LFP’s guided radar uses time-of-flight technology to measure electromagnetic pulses. The time difference between the sent pulse and the reflected pulse is used to calculate the level, both […]

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Oct
28

Phoenix Contact new PSR mini

Phoenix Contact’s new PSR mini relays are the narrowest safety relays in the world with force-guided contacts.                             Having a width of just 6 and 12 mm, Phoenix PSR mini offer the same performance as a large safety relay. Thanks to the newly developed relay technology […]

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