Archive for December, 2018


Christmas Opening

Controls & Drives would like to take this opportunity to wish you a

Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year.

 Please note our offices will be closed for the Christmas period from

5pm on 21st December and re-open on the 2nd January 2019.



Technical Tip – GX Works 3 – Finding & Adjusting Device Registers



If you are finding it difficult to locate Device Registers for IQ-F or IQ-R to make them retentive. Here is a quick technical tip on where to find them!

CLICK HERE for your technical tip



Save 70% with the Mitsubishi OEM Starter Pack Offer!

The solution is based on using automation components, such as PLCs, HMIs and Inverters, all complete with embedded communication ports, at no extra cost.




The Mitsubishi OEM Starter Kit comes with all of the below and is offered at just £999.  This offer runs until the end of 2018

• FX5U-32MR/ES: iQ-F PLC 16 I/P 16 O/P
• GT2107-WTSD: Widescreen GOT HMI
• FR-E720S-050SC-ENE: 0.75 KW, 5.0A 1 phase compact inverter
• Ethernet mini switch: for network management
• iQ-Works: Programming suite for PLCs, HMIs, Inverters and Motion Control (including 2






Some of the benefits to the Mitsubishi OEM Starter Pack include:-

• Easy set up

• Reduced engineering time

• Reduced downtime

• Total automation offering

• Networking at no extra cost

• Quality and reliability

• Advanced diagnostic capability

• Designed to meet the needs of Industry 4.0


For an official quotation or to place your order, get in touch today

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