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Posted: Mar 30, 2017
Categories: New Product
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Author: Dan Rodgers

Eliminate the effects of machine vibration on your weight scale readings

Motors, mixers, conveyors, forklifts and other machinery operating near or around your scales can interfere with an accurate weight reading. With each machine, unique vibratory forces corrupt the weight signal, causing fluctuations on weight displays and inaccurate batch weights, slowing down your operation, creating downtime, and ultimately costing you money.
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Posted: Mar 23, 2017
Categories: Automation Systems
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Your guide to backup your Logix Controller Program

Today we will cover the first three steps on how to backup your Allen-Bradley Logix Controller Program to your PC. The detailed steps include:

  1. Connecting to a Serial Controller
  2. Establishing a RSLinx Connection
  3. Launching RSLogix 5000
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Posted: Mar 17, 2017
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Author: Peter Plough

Find out the Lifecycle Status of your Product

This easy to use search tool from Rockwell Automation allows you to check the lifecycle status of your Rockwell products. The Product Lifecycle Status Tool enables users to determine status for Allen-Bradley PLCs, HMIs, Variable Frequency Drives, Motion Controllers, Distributed I/O and Network Interfaces.  Here’s a quick guide on how to find the page and search for your product’s lifecycle.

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