Jul
24

Sick – Safety light curtains TWINOX4

What are the benefits of Sick’s Safety Light Curtains TWINOX4?     Offer great flexibility and enables optimum integration into the machine design due to the small, elegant stainless steel housing that saves space. For maximum reliability, the highest level of media resistance is offered Efficient cleaning ensures high process and production quality and a low […]

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Jun
14

PHOENIX CONTACT – COMPLETE LINE SYSTEM CABLING

Due to systems being more complex in todays automated world, the required wiring effort of individual components in these systems have become expensive.  It is time consuming for engineers to have to wire multiple inputs and outputs on high density I/O cards and the chances of making errors are high. These issues are illuminated when using Phoenix Contacts […]

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Apr
24

Technical Tip – FX5U (IQ-F) built in High Speed Counter Function

FX5U (IQ-F) built in High Speed Counter Function.     If you are having troubles setting up high speed counters, you can follow this Mitsubishi guide as the programming is somewhat different to an FX3 PLC. PLCs of the FX range have historically allowed high speed signals (faster than the scan time) to be connected […]

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Feb
06

Technical Tip – GOT2000 Alarms

New Technical Tip on GOT2000 Alarms using GT Designer 3. This is a great technical tip for creating your HMI projects in more detail. CLICK HERE to download your technical tip in PDF

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Dec
12

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  

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Nov
06

Technical Tip – Connecting two GOT2000s to FX5 via Ethernet

Setting up FX5U on GX Works 3 to Allow more than one GOT2000 If you are struggling to communicate to multiple devices via the Ethernet port of the FX5 please click the link below for your technical tip. Connecting two GT2000s to FX5 via Ethernet.pdf  

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Jul
24

Technical Tip – Mitsubishi FA Goods Product Selection Tool

  So, you have finally managed to select the appropriate iQ-R output module for your application, but realise that it has a 40-pin connector on the front-face as opposed to the usual screw terminals.  So what do you do? Do not worry, as the ‘FA Goods Product Selection Tool’ will take away endless amounts of […]

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Jun
19

Technical Tip – Updating & Viewing Manuals

Here is a great Technical Tip on how to update your Mitsubishi manuals for IQ Works 2 through GX Works3 all in one go! These manuals cover current Mitsubishi PLCs (IQ-F, IQ-R, Q Series) and Mitsubishi HMIs (All GOT2000 models). This is a great solution to find all of your Mitsubishi Manuals all in one […]

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Jun
06

Phoenix Contact – I/O Systems

    Professional automation for your system: I/O systems from Phoenix Contact are the ideal solution for data transfer at input and output level. Whether in the field, in a control cabinet, as a customizable modular system or with a block design. Whichever network or protocol you prefer – we have the right I/Os for […]

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May
22

iQ Platform and Robots

MELFA Robots       On this year’s Drives and Control Stand Mitsubishi previewed a prototype of the new MELFA CoBOT. This arm will be aimed at the collaborative robot market offering increased rapidity and higher IP rating than the competition as well as easy to use software, direct teaching and collision detection. Mitsubishi showcased […]

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