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Industrial Automation

3 Conditions That Can Damage Your PLC

In certain applications, the operating environment may have extreme conditions that require special attention or otherwise can seriously damage PLCs. These adverse conditions include excessive noise and heat and nuisance… Read more

Aug 31, 2015 | By Edvard

3 Conditions That Can Damage Your PLC
Industrial Automation

Selecting Wrong Sensor As a Mistake #1 In Instrumentation

Despite ongoing advancements in measurement technology, instrumenting a process for feedback control remains a technical challenge. Today’s sensors are certainly more sophisticated than ever before, and fieldbus technology has simplified… Read more

Aug 17, 2015 | By Edvard

Selecting Wrong Sensor As a Mistake #1 In Instrumentation
Industrial Automation

4 Steps To Follow During Commissioning of a PLC System

Yes, PLC programs are never final, it is always possible to make corrections and subsequent adaptations to new system according the customer requirements. Even during commissioning, program changes are often… Read more

Aug 15, 2015 | By Edvard

Electrical Lectures

What can a PLC do? Why do we use them?

“PLC” means “Programmable Logic Controller”, that’s clear. The word “Programmable” differentiates it from the conventional hard-wired relay logic. It can be easily programmed or changed as per the application’s requirement…. Read more

Jul 15, 2015 | By Edvard

What can a PLC do? Why do we use them? (on photo: SIEMENS PLC Simatic S7-1500; credit: totallyintegratedautomation.com)
Electric Motor

Comparison of motor speed control methods

It is often desirable to control the motor speed, usually for reasons process control for such variables as flow or pressure. Such applications as fans and pumps often have varying… Read more

Mar 13, 2015 | By Edvard

Comparison of motor speed control methods
Electric Motor

When to Buy Premium Efficiency Motors?

Using premium efficiency motors can reduce your operating costs in several ways. Not only does saving energy reduce your monthly electrical bill, it can postpone or eliminate the need to expand the electrical… Read more

Dec 31, 2014 | By Edvard

When to Buy Premium Efficiency Motors?


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